Vanderbilt University Law School J.D., Order of the Coif, Law Review (1977)
Luther College B.A., magna cum laude (1974)
Awards & Honors
The Best Lawyers in America — Health Care Law, 1991-2015, 2017
Minnesota Super Lawyers — Health Care, 2011-16
Jay Christiansen is a partner in Faegre Baker Daniels’ Minneapolis health law practice.
Jay is a past chair of the American Bar Association’s health law section, an association of more than 9,000 health law attorneys. He is a frequent speaker nationally on Medicare fraud and abuse, Stark law, and provider disclosure and repayment obligations. Jay has moderated several expert panel discussions focusing on these areas in programs televised from Washington, D.C. by the ABA. Past panel groups have included high-ranking Office of Inspector General officials (including Chief Counsel for OIG), Department of Justice lawyers from around the country and other nationally known attorneys practicing in compliance areas. He also served as the chair of the ABA’s Task Force which submitted comprehensive comments to CMS regarding the Stark II Phase II regulations.
American Bar Association — Health Law Section (Former Chair)