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Primary Care Providers Win Challenge of CMS Interpretation of Enhanced Payment Law

With the help and support of the Tennessee Medical Association, 21 Tennessee physicians of underserved communities joined together and retained Bass, Berry & Sims to file suit against the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to stop improper collection efforts. Our team, led by David King, was successful in halting efforts to recoup TennCare payments that were used legitimately to expand services in communities that needed them. Read more

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Healthcare Transactions: Year in Review 2018Last year, CVS Health Corp. (NYSE: CVS) announced it would purchase health insurer Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) for $67.5 billion, a transaction that would be one of the biggest healthcare mergers in the past decade. The transaction raises an intriguing question: is this the beginning of a transformational shift in healthcare?

Recently, members of our healthcare group authored the Healthcare Transactions: Year in Review outlining 2017 M&A activity and drivers in the following hot healthcare sectors:

• Managed Care
• Hospitals
• Post-Acute Care—Home Health & Hospice
• Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs)
• Healthcare Information Technology (HIT)
• Behavioral Health
• Physician Practice Management

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Jeff H. Gibson


(615) 742-7749 TEL
(615) 248-8799 FAX

Jeff H. Gibson


(615) 742-7749 TEL
(615) 248-8799 FAX
(615) 742-7749 TEL
(615) 248-8799 FAX

Jeff Gibson has extensive hands-on experience representing clients in complex civil litigation and government investigations. In addition to maintaining a business litigation practice, he defends individuals and companies facing white collar criminal charges, quasi-criminal civil fraud claims and compliance violations. He leads internal investigations, addresses compliance issues and provides crisis management services. Throughout his career, Jeff has worked with a variety of clients from across a range of diverse industries, including healthcare, financial services, energy and technology. He is also a Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator and maintains a civil mediation practice.

Jeff joined Bass, Berry & Sims after practicing for seven years at the boutique litigation firm Neal & Harwell, PLC, where he had the opportunity to play a prominent role representing ExxonMobil, Bridgestone and other regional and multi-national corporations in an array of high-stakes cases. Before that, Jeff served as a law clerk to Judge Susan H. Black on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. During law school, he spent a semester working for the Office of the Attorney General of Guyana in South America.


American Bar Association

Nashville Bar Association – Treasurer (2018); Assistant Treasurer (2017)

American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)

Room In The Inn – Board President (2015-present); Board of Directors (2012-present)

Metro Nashville Human Relations Commission – Commissioner (2014-present)

Tennessee Justice Center – Board of Directors; Development Committee

Belmont Inn of Court (2016-present)

Nashville Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division – Board of Directors (2008-2015)

Nashville Bar Foundation Leadership Forum – 2014 Inaugural Class

Young Leaders Council – Spring 2011 Class

Harry Phillips American Inn of Court (2010-2012)

Legal Aid Society – HELP and Operation Stand Down volunteer


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Tennessee Justice Center Pro Bono Attorney of the Year (2017)

Center for Nonprofit Management 30 in their 30's — Honoree

Mid-South Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" (2015-2017)

Tennessee Commission on Alternative Dispute Resolution — Rule 31 Mediator

Georgia Law Review – Note Editor (2006-2007); Editorial Board (2005-2006)


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