Nashville, Tenn., (May 4, 2022) – Bass, Berry & Sims is pleased to announce Justin K. Brown has joined the firm’s nationally ranked Healthcare Practice as counsel.

Brown guides clients through the healthcare regulatory challenges they face in both day-to-day operations and transactions. He focuses his practice on issues related to the federal physician self-referral (Stark) law and Anti-Kickback Statute, as well as state self-referral, anti-kickback, fee-splitting, and corporate practice of medicine prohibitions.

Brown works with clients across the healthcare provider spectrum, including hospitals and health systems, physician practices, post-acute providers, ambulatory surgery centers and dialysis providers, as well as device and pharmaceutical manufacturers. He also advises strategic partners and investors in all these sectors.

“In Justin, we are excited to add another exceptional attorney to our deep bench of healthcare attorneys,” said Angela Humphreys, chair of the Healthcare Practice group and co-chair of the firm’s Healthcare Private Equity Team. “Justin brings a sharp mind attuned to both the complexities of healthcare laws and regulations and the business imperatives we help our clients achieve.”

Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Brown was an attorney in the healthcare group at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP. He began his legal career as a trial attorney in the Massachusetts public defender’s office.

Brown graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he was a member of the Harvard Prison Legal Assistance Project and the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review. He graduated summa cum laude in earning a bachelor’s degree in finance and entrepreneurship from Auburn University.

In 2021, Bass, Berry & Sims was ranked the third largest healthcare practice in the U.S. by the American Health Law Association and the fifth largest by Modern Healthcare magazine.

Justin Brown is admitted to practice in Alabama and Massachusetts; Tennessee bar application pending

About the Bass, Berry & Sims Healthcare Practice

Marked by an integrated approach and unmatched regulatory knowledge, the healthcare practice of Bass, Berry & Sims is a team of more than 230 experienced attorneys who leverage their diverse strengths to meet the unique demands of our clients. Our team encompasses the multitude of legal specialties necessary to service one of the largest, most highly regulated industries in the U.S. Read more here.