wedad

Wedad Suleiman, LL.M.

Attorney

Healthcare Compliance

Based in Chapman Law Group’s Detroit Office  Practices Nationally
Languages Spoken: Arabic, English

About Me

With a detail-oriented approach to healthcare compliance, and an acumen well-honed from an advanced health law degree attorney, Wedad Suleiman is a solid adviser and advocate for doctors, pharmacists, pain management specialists, and other licensed healthcare providers across the U.S.

As part of Chapman Law Group’s healthcare compliance practice group, her areas of focus include advising practices, facilities, and other related entities on Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark Law, False Claims Act, and Medicare exclusion concerns; HIPAA/HITECH data breach matters; DEA compliance; telemedicine; and reimbursement disputes.

Wedad’s passion for education and health policy led her to pursue a Master of Laws (LL.M) from Loyola University of Chicago, where she graduated with her degree in 2021.

Before becoming a highly sought-after lawyer for healthcare compliance, Wedad made her mark at Chapman Law Group as a defense litigator for healthcare practices, correctional facility healthcare contracting firms, and government entities. She has successfully argued numerous defense-side medical malpractice, professional malpractice, and deliberate indifference dispositive motions at both the district and appellate court levels.

Her track record as a successful advocate began in law school at Michigan State University, where she won both first-year law school oral advocacy competitions, competed on the law school’s trial, negotiation and mediation teams, and was the Juris Doctor Class of 2017 commencement speaker.

While in law school, Wedad served as president of the Middle Eastern Law Student Association and was selected as a participant in the Trial Practice Institute, where she completed a two-year certificate program in intensive litigation skills. Wedad also worked with the Michigan Department of Civil Rights where she helped contribute to the Department’s Flint Water Crisis Commission Report: “Race and racism played roles in causing the Flint Water Crisis, and both blacks and whites are victims.”

Wedad’s passion for public service and policy led her to apply and become one of 24 selected participants in the state of Michigan as a Fellow in Michigan State University’s Institute for Public Policy and Social Research Program. During her fellowship in 2017, Wedad participated in a hands-on curriculum that incorporated personal leadership development, public policy process and analysis, governance and campaigning alongside elected officials serving various parts of the state.

Wedad attended the University of Michigan-Dearborn, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and History, and a Minor degree in Arabic Studies. At UM-Dearborn she ran a university-wide election and was elected by her peers to serve as the Student Body President, representing the campus community, and graduated with high distinction.

Before becoming an attorney, Wedad was a grassroots organizer and lobbyist associate in Lansing. Wedad consulted with Michigan legislators and lobbyists to help advance policy proposals surrounding Michigan auto no-fault law, cannabis legislation, and various government contracts.

Wedad is a lifelong Michigander. She grew up in Dearborn, Michigan, where she was the first of her family to graduate college and become an attorney. She attributes her career successes to the community support she received while growing up in Dearborn.

 

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Legal Qualifications

Admitted to Practice

  • Michigan, 2017
  • 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Legal Education

  • Loyola University of Chicago, LL.M. in Health Law, 2021
  • Michigan State University College of Law, J.D., 2017
  • Michigan State University Institute for Public Policy and Social Research Fellowship, 2017
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn, B.A. Political Science, History, Arabic Studies, 2014
  • Civil Facilitative Mediator, MCR 2.411
  • Domestic Relations Mediator, MCR 3.216

Memberships

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • State Bar of Michigan Health Care Law Section
  • State Bar of Michigan United States Court Committee (2020-21 term)
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Women’s Bar Association — Oakland County
  • National Arab American Bar Association
  • Commissioner, Farmington Hills Historic District Commission

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Katie Halter
Katie Halter
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I had an excellent experience working with Ms. Suleiman at Chapman Law Group for contract review services. She was able to read through the employment contract I was offered on short notice and scheduled a meeting with me in under a week to walk me through it before I needed to provide a response to the employer. She highlighted potential problem areas and researched salaries for PAs in my specialty to confirm where the offer fell in terms of the average for that part of the state. I was able to use this information in negotiation discussions with the employer, but I also had the option of going through Ms. Suleiman's office for those services as well. Overall I found the review services to be worth the cost because I was able to go into the negotiation process knowing exactly what points to bring up and I could accept the position with the peace of mind that came with knowing there were no hidden clauses that would cost me down the road. I very much recommend working with Wedad if you are a healthcare professional who has been offered a new position and want to make sure your new contract is fair before you sign it.
Susan Wilson
Susan Wilson
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They have helped with several cases. I worked for Corizon Medical which provides providers for the Michigan DOC. They are detail oriented and very good with litigation. My experience with them has been top rate. Recently I have worked with Attorney Wedad Suleiman and Melissa Kairis, Paralegal both have been excellent.
Rosilyn Jindal
Rosilyn Jindal
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Attorney Suleiman and the Chapman Law Group represented me in the most professional manner. They have prepared me well and kept me informed every step of the way for any legal proceedings. They are highly qualified and knowledgeable. I had the most positive experience with working with Wedad the Chapman Law Group!
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