Charles focuses his practice on healthcare regulatory, transactional and operational issues for local, regional and national entities, including hospitals, physician organizations, dialysis and other providers. He is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

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Associations

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 1983
  • Arkansas, 2018

Distinctions

  • AV-Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Corporate Law, 2008-2020
    • Health Care Law, 2007-2020
    • Lawyer of the Year, Health Care Law (Memphis), 2013
  • Super Lawyers®
    • Mid-South Super Lawyer, Health Care, 2007, 2009-2014

Education & Honors

  • Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., 1983
  • Rhodes College, B.A., 1980
  • Clerkship, Judge Bailey Brown, Senior Judge, United States Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit

Experience

  • Healthcare regulatory, transactional and operational issues for local, regional and national entities, including hospitals, physician organizations, dialysis and other providers.
  • Transportation & Logistics. 
  • Securities offerings in a broad range of industries, including health law and banking and finance.
  • Mergers and acquisitions, including stock and asset sales and purchases.

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

  • Co-Author, “CMS Proposes New Rule that Attempts to Align Certain Practical Realities with Stark Law Compliance,” Memphis Medical News, August 2015, 13.
  • Panelist, 2015 Annual Meeting and Business Session, The Medical Association of Alabama (MASA), Montgomery, AL, April 17, 2015.