Leadership Team

Michael Sherman

Senior Vice President, General Counsel

Senior Vice President, General Counsel

Mike serves as Senior Vice President - General Counsel of Genesis HealthCare, a position he has held since February, 2009. In addition to managing the legal affairs of the Company, Mike manages the Company's development and acquisition activity. Mike has over a decade of experience with Genesis, first as Assistant General Counsel (1997-1999), then as Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, Strategic Development (1999-2004). After a short stint away from Genesis, Mike returned in 2006 as Senior Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions.

Prior to joining Genesis, Mike was an associate at Pelino & Lentz, PC, in Philadelphia, from 1993-1997, specializing in health care and corporate law. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Ronald L. Buckwalter, District Court, Eastern District of PA, from 1992-1993. Mike is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers Association, and serves on the Board of the Genesis Employee Foundation.

Mike holds a BSE (emphasis in Finance) from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and is a graduate of the Duke University School of Law.