Marianne C. Garner


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Marianne Garner practices healthcare regulatory law with a focus on reimbursement matters. She also has extensive experience advising healthcare service provider companies on fraud and abuse laws. She has counseled companies in many healthcare sectors, including hospitals, physician groups, ambulatory surgery centers, home health agencies, hospices and skilled nursing facilities.

Marianne has advised healthcare companies on federal regulations and state laws on reimbursements in all 50 states, providing analysis of health plan documents, contracts and arrangements. She has assisted healthcare companies in developing and implementing operational policies and procedures that comply with healthcare fraud and abuse laws, including the Anti-Kickback Statute, the physician self-referral prohibition commonly known as the Stark Law, and the False Claims Act. Marianne also has experience with HIPAA compliance, from advising on privacy matters to drafting Business Associate Agreements.

Drawing on her deep knowledge of regulatory and compliance matters, Marianne also advises healthcare companies on mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures.


American Health Law Association (AHLA)

Memphis Bar Association — Health Law Section: Board Member (2021-present) and Marketing Committee, Chair (2019-2021), Marketing Committee Member (2017-present)

Tennessee Bar Association

Mississippi Bar Association — Health Law Section