Zach Dinardo has joined Springfield Clinic as managing corporate counsel as of Aug. 15. He previously spent 23 years in private practice with Sorling Northrup in Springfield where he was a shareholder and led the firm’s health law practice.

Dinardo will be working with Michelle Clatfelter, chief legal officer at Springfield Clinic. The organization is one of the largest multispecialty practice groups in the state with more than 3,200 employees and 650 providers across 20 counties.

Dinardo received his juris doctorate from Saint Louis University School of Law in 1999 and holds a bachelor’s degree in health services administration from University of Illinois Springfield.