Michael E. Prevoznik
Michael E. Prevoznik is Senior Vice President, Legal and Compliance, and General Counsel for Quest Diagnostics.
In addition to ensuring that Quest Diagnostics meets all of its legal requirements as a public company, he is also responsible for regulatory compliance, security and government affairs. From April 2011 to January 2017, Mr. Prevoznik also had management responsibility for the company’s diagnostic information services activities outside of the U.S., and from April 2011 to January 2013, he had management responsibility for the company’s clinical trials business. He was appointed Vice President and General Counsel in 1999, and was named a Senior Vice President in 2003.
Mr. Prevoznik joined Quest Diagnostics in 1999 through the acquisition of SmithKline Beecham Clinical Laboratories (SBCL). He joined SBCL in 1994 as Chief Legal Compliance Officer, and in 1996 was named Vice President and Chief Legal Compliance Officer for SmithKline Beecham Healthcare Services. In 1998, he was appointed Vice President, Compliance, for SmithKline Beecham, a role in which he developed and led the company’s global compliance activities.
Prior to joining SmithKline Beecham, Mr. Prevoznik represented SBCL as outside legal counsel as an Associate with Dechert Price & Rhoads of Philadelphia, where he specialized in healthcare and general corporate law.
Mr. Prevoznik holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Notre Dame, and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago. He earned his J.D. degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.