Patrick Dugan

Squire Patton Boggs

Senior legal practitioner and executive with extensive experience in a Top 25 Global Law Firm and Fortune 1000 company (Medical Mutual). Patrick  J Dugan returned to the firm in September 2014 after almost five years as Chief Legal Officer of Medical Mutual, Ohio’s largest health insurance company with US$2.5 billion in revenues, 1.5 million members and 2,500 employees. During his five years as CLO, Pat’s accomplishments included:

  • Reducing annual outside counsel costs by 70%.
  • Dramatically improving in-house productivity while holding internal costs flat.
  • Leading all M&A activity including managing all corporate, contractual, regulatory and other legal issues.
  • Developing and implementing the company’s first corporate compliance program.

Before leaving to become Medical Mutual’s CLO, Pat was listed in The Best Lawyers in America from 2006 to 2009 in the Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions and Banking Law categories, and was coordinator of the firm’s Business & Finance Practice area. He previously had served as leader of the firm’s Financial Services Practice Group from 2005 to 2008 and as co-leader of the Corporate Practice Group from 2002 to 2005.

Education :

  • The Ohio State University, J.D., with honors, 1982
  • Bowling Green State University, BSBA, cum laude, Beta Alpha Psi, 1979

Admissions : Ohio, 1982

Memberships and Affiliations :

  • Member of the Board of Directors of Ariel Corporation
  • Past Chair of the Board of Directors of the Centers for Families and Children

Experience :

  • 2014 to Present – Partner, Squire Patton Boggs
    • Leading M&A, corporate and regulatory counsel in healthcare and insurance.
  • 2009-2013 – Chief Legal Officer, Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Directed legal affairs including counseling the Board and senior management on all strategic and tactical legal matters. Key duties included management of all contractual matters (M&A and other business transactions, provider contracting, and group and member policies and contracts), litigation, fraud and financial investigations, regulatory, compliance and healthcare reform. Reported to the CEO, managed four direct reports, a 10 person legal team and a staff of 40 professionals. Also served as Chief Compliance Officer, reporting to the Audit Committee of the Board.
      • Dramatically reduced annual outside counsel costs by keeping more work in-house and aggressively managing all litigation.
      • Achieved record fraud and financial recoveries.
      • Led the initial companywide response to the Affordable Care Act, organizing a 25 person interdisciplinary team and transitioning to business unit leadership in 2013.
  • 1992-2009 – Partner, Squire Sanders
    • Leading M&A and corporate governance practitioner with more than 150 deals nationally and globally.
    • Served as outside corporate counsel to multiple publicly held and privately owned companies.
  • 2005-2008 – Practice Manager | Financial Services Practice Group, Squire Sanders
    • P&L responsibility for this industry focused practice group serving banks, insurance companies, investment banks and private equity firms.
      • Grew revenue of the global firm attributable to financial services and became the largest financial services practice outside New York City.
      • Designed and implemented a virtual practice model that leveraged legal capacity across the firm’s global footprint and practice areas.


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