Sorling Northrup Attorneys at Law

E. Zachary Dinardo

Sorling Northrup Law Offices

1 North Old State Capitol Plaza
Suite 200
P.O. Box 5131
Springfield, IL 62705

Phone 217.544.1144
Fax 217.522.3173


121 West Wacker Drive
Suite 1108
Chicago, IL 60601

E. Zachary Dinardo

University of Illinois, Springfield
(B.A. in Health Services Administration, with high honors, 1996)
St. Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, MO
(J.D., magna cum laude, 1999)
Order of the Woolsack
(Top 10% of Law School Class)
Certificate in Health Law (with honors)
Lead Editor of the Journal of Health Law


U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit


Business Advising
Contract Preparation
Estate Planning
Health Law
Labor & Employment Law
Professional Licensure & Disciplinary Defense
Real Estate




Zach Dinardo is a shareholder at Sorling Northrup, practicing in the areas of business advising, contract preparation, estate planning, health law, labor & employment law, professional licensure and disciplinary defense, real estate, and transactions.

Mr. Dinardo serves as legal counsel to many businesses, providing representation in connection with the formation, day-to-day operation, purchase, and sale of corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships, as well as estate and succession planning for their owners. He represents a wide variety of interests in the health care industry, including hospitals, rural and critical access hospitals, physician practices, long term care facilities, and hospice providers. He advises on employment, operational, regulatory, and transactional matters, including anti-kickback, certificate of need, compliance programs and investigations, contract preparation, employment-related issues and disputes, EMTALA, HIPAA, joint ventures, professional licensure and discipline, physician contracts, physician practice formation and acquisitions, real estate, reimbursement, Stark, and tax exemption.

Mr. Dinardo has been selected by his peers as a Leading Lawyer. He maintains active memberships in the American Health Law Association, Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys (Director, 2010-2013), Illinois State Bar Association (Health Care Section Council, 2013-2015), and Sangamon County Bar Association.