Dressman Benzinger LaVelle psc (DBL Law) is a full-service law firm of 39 attorneys and 51 staff, with offices located in Cincinnati, Ohio and Crestview Hills, Kentucky. DBL attorneys represent private individuals and companies in many industries and areas of law including: Administrative, Banking & Commercial, Business Organizations and Taxation, Civil Litigation, Construction, Employment and Labor, Estate Planning and Probate, Healthcare, Real Estate, Technology and Workers' Compensation.
Mathew R. Klein is a partner who heads the firm’s health care law practice. He represents hospitals and health systems, long-term care facilities, and other providers with regard to a wide array of healthcare issues. Matt advises clients throughout Kentucky and the Greater Cincinnati region on joint ventures and other transactional matters, Anti-kickback and Stark law issues, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, physician employment and recruitment, and other issues that impact their operations.
In addition, Matt has extensive experience in administrative law and frequently represents clients before state agencies in matters concerning certificate of need, licensure/certification, and Medicaid reimbursement. Matt has represented the Kentucky Hospital Association and numerous Kentucky hospitals and hospital systems in Medicaid rate appeal cases. These appeals have generated over $100 million in additional Medicaid payments for his clients.
Commonwealth of Kentucky
U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
J.D., Salmon P. Chase College of Law
B.A., University of Cincinnati (with honors)
M.B.A., University of Cincinnati
Professional Associations & Memberships
Kentucky Bar Association
Northern Kentucky Bar Association
Ohio State Bar Association
Kentucky Academy of Hospital Attorneys (Past President)
American Health Lawyers Association
Kentucky Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
Honors and Awards
Kentucky "Super Lawyer" (2007-2011)
Woodward/White's "The Best Lawyers in America" in the area of health care law
Areas of Practice
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