Joseph P. McMenamin, MD, JD is a physician-attorney and the principal at McMenamin Law Offices, a healthcare boutique concentrating on digital health law. Joe advises telehealth service providers, academic centers, remote monitoring services, trade associations, telehealth platform companies, private equity firms, and telecoms on medico-legal questions arising from distance care and from application of augmented intelligence to healthcare. He writes and lectures extensively on these and related topics. He also serves as general counsel to the Virginia Telehealth Network, and as a member of the Legal Resource Team of the Center for Telemedicine and eHealth Law.
Joe graduated summa cum laude from Washington and Lee. After earning his MD at the University of Pennsylvania, he served a medicine residency at Emory and Grady Hospitals, returning to Penn for Law School. During his specialty and legal training, Joe practiced emergency medicine at several community hospitals, but since being admitted to the Bar he has confined his activities to law practice and consulting. For twenty years, Joe was a partner at McGuireWoods, until in 2013 he founded his own law firm. He is board-certified in Legal Medicine, an Associate Professor of Legal Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth, and a Fellow of the College of Legal Medicine.