Loyola University Chicago

Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy

School of Law

Faculty and Staff

Stephen M. Fatum

Title/s: Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP

Specialty Area: Health Law

E-mail: sfatum@luc.edu


Stephen M. Fatum is a partner in the Chicago office of Barnes & Thornburg LLP. He concentrates his practice in the Healthcare Department. Mr. Fatum’s focus has been on legal and strategic matters affecting physicians, physician organizations and not-for-profit corporations. He has counseled senior management and members of the boards of directors of medical groups, associations, hospitals and health systems about governance structure, bylaws, mergers and acquisitions, reimbursement, compensation plans, joint ventures and federal and state regulatory compliance. He is listed in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the Health Care area.

Mr. Fatum received his JD from Emory University School of Law in 1985 and his BA in history from Holy Cross College in 1981. He is admitted to practice in the state of Illinois.


BA, Holy Cross College, 1981
JD, Emory University School of Law, 1985

Program Areas

Physician Regulation & Practice Management