As Deputy General Counsel, Charles Whipple manages the legal needs for Hallmark Health and New England Quality Care Alliance (NEQCA). Before joining NEQCA in 2018, Charles was Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Hallmark Health, where he was responsible for legal affairs, corporate governance, insurance, corporate compliance and human resources for corporation. He was recently named a “2018 Leaders in the Law” award recipient by Lawyers Weekly. The honor recognizes Charles as an outstanding healthcare in-house counsel. Charles received his Bachelor’s degree in Politics from Assumption College before going on to receive his Juris Doctorate at the University Of Dayton School Of Law. He also holds his MHSA in health administration from Xavier University. In addition to his responsibilities as Deputy General Counsel, Charles serves as Secretary to the NEQCA Board of Trustees.