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Shalyn S. McKitt

Associate

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Shalyn S. McKitt

Associate

Shalyn Smith McKitt is an Associate in Vedder Price’s Los Angeles office and a member of the firm’s Health Care group.

Ms. McKitt’s practice is focused on health care transactions and regulatory matters surrounding mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings and joint ventures for health care providers, insurers, providers and institutions.

Prior to working at Vedder Price, Ms. McKitt served as Senior Legal Counsel for a healthcare technology company, where she advised the company’s Health Solutions and Pharmacy Solutions subsidiaries on regulatory compliance obligations, and served on the company’s Compliance and Risk subcommittee as legal counsel for company privacy obligations under HIPAA and other privacy-related and cyber security regulations. She also previously served as Assistant Regional Counsel for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and was an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Ohio where she practiced in the Health and Human Services Section representing state health agencies and licensing boards.

Ms. McKitt received her law degree from the University of Alabama School of Law while also completing her master’s degree in health studies from the University of Alabama Graduate School, summa cum laude. While in law school, she served as Editor-in-Chief of the Alabama Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Law Review and competed on the school’s Bryant Health Care Transactions National Moot Court Team. She received her bachelor’s degree in English language and literature from Stillman College, summa cum laude, where she served as the Student Government Association President and was named valedictorian.

Shalyn S. McKitt

Associate

Education

  • University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 2016
  • University of Alabama Graduate School, M.A., 2016, summa cum laude
  • Stillman College, B.A., 2013, summa cum laude

Shalyn S. McKitt

Associate

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 2016
  • Alabama, 2021
  • Texas, 2022
  • California, 2022

Affiliations

  • Vice Chair of Education - Healthcare Liability and Litigation Practice Group, American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)
  • Chair of Diversity and Inclusion, Young Lawyers Steering Committee, Defense Research Institute (DRI) - Medical Liability and Health Care Law Committee
  • Member-at-Large, DRI Foundation 

Shalyn S. McKitt

Associate