B.A., University of Pittsburgh (1989) (summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa)
M.A., Ohio State University (1994)
J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law (1998) (cum laude)
PHIL ZARONE is a partner with the law firm of Horty, Springer & Mattern, P.C. in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, which specializes in the practice of hospital and health care law. For almost 20 years, he has worked with hospital and physician leaders from across the country on Medical Staff matters related to credentialing, privileging and peer review, and on compliance with federal and state regulatory requirements. He serves as a faculty member for HortySpringer’s The Peer Review Clinic, has spoken frequently about credentialing, peer review, and other topics of interest to physician leaders. He teaches a health law class for the Master of Medical Management program at Carnegie Mellon University and has taught a health law class at the Duquesne University School of Law.
Prior to joining Horty, Springer & Mattern, Phil served as an officer in the United States Coast Guard and as a regulatory counsel and prosecuting attorney for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs. Phil earned his B.A. from the University of Pittsburgh (summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa) (1989), his M.A. from Ohio State University (1994) and his J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh (cum laude) (1998).