David has extensive experience in healthcare regulatory contracting and transactions matters, including: life science company transactions and providing counsel on the federal Anti-kickback statute (AKS), False Claims Act (FCA), HIPAA, Stark Act, and FDA compliance. 

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Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2003
  • Illinois, 1990 (Inactive)


  • Senior Legal Director, Medtronic Spinal & Biologics
  • Assistant General Counsel, Guardsmark, LLC
  • Assistant General Counsel, OSI Industries, Inc.

Education & Honors

  • DePaul University, J.D., 1990
  • University of Iowa, B.B.A., Finance, 1987


  • Lead counsel in wide variety of commercial transactions for $3.5 billion division of medical device company, including research, product development, consulting, purchase; supply; distribution, sales, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; product development and manufacturing agreements.
  • Extensive experience providing counsel on compliance with applicable healthcare laws and regulations, including the federal Anti-kickback statute (AKS), False Claims Act (FCA), HIPAA, and Stark Act.
  • Significant experience providing counsel and advice to marketing, quality, sales, and operations to ensure compliance with applicable FDA laws, regulations and guidance documents.
  • ​Extensive experience providing counsel and advice in security services and food manufacturing industries including wide variety of commercial transactions, OSHA/EPA program implementation and auditing, labor/employment, food safety and USDA compliance, and corporate governance.

Papers, Presentations, & Publications