Mike Kolar, JD
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary to the Prime Therapeutics Board of Directors
Mike Kolar serves as senior vice president and general counsel at Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime) and is responsible for leading Prime’s legal and government affairs teams. Kolar has more than 20 years of demonstrated leadership, achievement and technical competence across legal and business functions. He also has significant government advocacy expertise at federal and state levels.
Prior to Prime, Kolar held several executive roles, including chief legal and administrative officer, at Virtual Radiologic Corporation (vRad), the country’s largest radiology practice and telemedicine enterprise. As chief administrative officer, he assumed responsibility for executive goal setting, regular business monitoring and board functions. At vRad, Kolar was a key leader in driving strategic alliances and transactions to transform the organization into a full service radiology practice.
Kolar also served as chief legal officer of health care reinsurance start-up MOBE, LLC, and as general counsel for Rooster.com, an agribusiness company. His experience also includes service as a partner and various leadership positions in the corporate finance and transactions group at Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly LLP where he practiced in securities, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate law serving Fortune 500 and major, privately-held organizations, including a significant focus on medical technology enterprises.
Kolar earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame and his Juris Doctor from William Mitchell College of Law (now Mitchell Hamline School of Law) in St. Paul, Minn.