Katy DelBene

Attorney Fellow

Email: kdelbene@med.umich.edu
Telephone: (734) 764-2178
Fax: (734) 647-2781

Secretary: Jeff Gehringer
Telephone: (734) 764-4555
Email: jgehring@med.umich.edu

300 North Ingalls Building, Room 3B04
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-5476

As the 2017-2018 Attorney Fellow, Katy advises Michigan Medicine in litigation, regulatory, governance, and transactional matters. She routinely handles Medicare appeals and represents the University of Michigan in probate court hearings.

Katy received her law degree from the University of Michigan Law School.  During law school, she served as secretary of the Michigan Health Law Organization.  She received the 2014 Law School Achievement Award from the State Bar of Michigan Health Care Law Section and the 2015 Trustees Law School Scholarship from the Macomb County Bar Foundation.  She received her bachelor’s degree with high distinction in English and Italian, also from the University of Michigan, where she received highest honors for her English thesis and was elected Phi Beta Kappa.

Katy was admitted to the Michigan Bar in November 2016.


  • JD, University of Michigan Law School (2016)
  • BA, English, University of Michigan (2013)
  • BA, Italian, University of Michigan (2013)

Professional Memberships

  • Member, State Bar of Michigan, Health Care Law Section
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association