The Healthcare Practice at Bass, Berry & Sims recently earned two Top 5 rankings in leading national industry lists – released in 2022 by the American Health Law Association (AHLA) and Modern Healthcare. In addition, the firm’s practice was ranked the largest healthcare firm in the Nashville area by the Nashville Business Journal.

American Health Law Association

In July, AHLA released its 2022 Top Honors list – recognizing the firms that consistently and enthusiastically encourage and sustain their members’ and employees’ affiliation with the organization. This annual list recognizes the top ten firms in the nation based on membership in AHLA (for the 2022 list, AHLA based the ranking on organization members as of March 31, 2022). Bass, Berry & Sims was ranked #4 on the list. The complete AHLA Top Honors 2022 list was published in the July 2022 issue of Health Law Connections magazine and is available here.

As part of the profile AHLA published for each ranked firm, AHLA asked members about their involvement with the organization. Here are responses from Bass, Berry & Sims attorneys:

“Our participation with AHLA allows us broad and deep access into the many areas that comprise a health law practice. This permits us both substantive access and people access to develop our practices.”—Leslie Goldsmith

“I think the educational opportunities and the ability to stay abreast on new and hot areas of health care laws through conferences, webinars, publications, etc. is a major benefit [of AHLA membership]. I have particularly enjoyed the use of podcasts in the past several years, which have allowed me to catch up on key health care developments and refresh on the basics while on the go.”—Brianna Powell

“Bass’s affiliation with AHLA allows us to draw on fantastic substantive resources, expand our expertise through learning events, and network with health care industry participants.”—Zachary Baumann

Modern Healthcare

Bass, Berry & Sims was recognized by Modern Healthcare who released its annual ranking of the largest healthcare law firms in the country. This ranking is based on the number of healthcare attorneys employed by firms at the conclusion of 2021. Bass, Berry & Sims ranked #5 on Modern Healthcare’s list. The full list is available here.

Nashville Business Journal

Bass, Berry & Sims was named the #1 largest healthcare firm in the Nashville area in the Nashville Business Journal’s annual list of area law firms. Bass, Berry & Sims was ranked in the top spot with 206 local healthcare attorneys. This ranking is based on the number of healthcare attorneys employed by firms as of May 2021. The full list can be found here.

About the Bass, Berry & Sims Healthcare Practice

The Bass, Berry & Sims Healthcare Practice is marked by an integrated approach and unmatched regulatory knowledge, and comprised of experienced attorneys who leverage their diverse strengths to meet the 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. Because of this depth, the firm was named as a Law360 Healthcare Practice Group of the Year (2020) and for the seventh consecutive year, we received a Nationwide ranking in the Healthcare: The Elite category from Chambers USA 2022. More information about our Healthcare Practice can be found here.