Philip R. Frankfort

Health Care
Corporate and Business Transactions
Tax Exempt Entities
Estate Planning and Administration


Frankfort Philip R.

Phil Frankfort has extensive experience in the field of health care, serving as general counsel to hospitals, physician practices and other health care providers. 

Phil’s health care practice includes complex business transactions, corporate governance, and compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements, including licensure, fraud and abuse, tax-exemption, and managed care.

Phil has more than 35 years of experience in representing closely held business entities, and the personal matters of their owners. His business representation includes formation, governance, mergers and acquisitions.

Phil has also represented a variety of large and small tax-exempt organizations, including hospitals, social service and religious organizations, and private foundations.

University of Arizona JD (with High Distinction; Order of the Coif) 1974
University of Arizona BS (with Distinction) 1970
University of Virginia

State of Illinois 1974
State of Arizona 1994
State of Virginia 1978
U. S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit 1981

American Health Lawyers Association
Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys
American Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Winnebago County Bar Association
Winnebago County Bar Foundation (Past President)
Institutional Review Board and Bioethics Committee of SwedishAmerican Hospital
Norris and Margaret Aldeen Foundation
Second Congregational Church Foundation

“Leading Lawyer”, Illinois
“Super Lawyer”, Illinois (2008-2011)
Martindale-Hubbell – AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated


HolmstromKennedyPC (1974-Present)