Mitch Kearney

General Counsel

  • Corporate Headquarters
  • 402 Lippincott Drive, Marlton, NJ 08053
  • (856) 782-3300

Mr. Kearney provides in-house legal counsel for Continuum. With extensive experience in the areas of contract law, corporate transactions, and regulatory compliance, he advises Continuum’s leadership in all business matters, including navigating today’s evolving healthcare landscape. Mr. Kearney’s long career in private practice also included business formations, corporate governance, non-profits, real estate transactions, insurance coverage and defense, and commercial litigation. Mr. Kearney has achieved an “AV” Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, reflecting the highest level of professional excellence.

Before joining Continuum, Mr. Kearney served as the managing member of Kearney Drechsler & Awalt, LLC. During his twelve-year tenure, he represented numerous businesses in large capital transactions, including the sale of a medical practice and ambulatory surgery center to a university hospital system. He also handled multi-million-dollar real estate development deals in urban revitalization areas. He began his career in private practice at Miles & Stockbridge, P.C., a large regional law firm headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. He has also served in the Antitrust Division of the Office of the Maryland Attorney General.

Mr. Kearney belongs to several bar and trade associations, including the American Bar Association, Maryland State Bar Association, the Barrister’s Club, and the Associated Builders & Contractors. He is a frequent lecturer on a variety of legal topics, and has taught business law at the Johns Hopkins University Carey School of Business.

Mr. Kearney earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Denison University and a juris doctor degree (J.D.) from the University of Baltimore School of Law.