Health Care Law



Harris Shelton’s talented attorneys represent some of the largest health care organizations and entities in the Mid-South and beyond, delivering excellence in a wide array of complex legal matters.

Our firm has brought claims and reached settlements in courts at all levels on behalf of:

  • Major hospital chains
  • Nursing homes
  • Clinics
  • Home health agencies
  • Pharmacies
  • Clinical laboratories
  • Physician groups
  • Health insurance companies

All clients benefit from our attorneys’ extensive practice experience, knowledge of developments and conditions in the sector, and involvement with medical associations and societies that afford us an inside perspective on health care law matters.

Health Care Law

Our extensive experience in health care law has afforded us the opportunity to serve our clients in the following matters:

Transactional health care law

  • Joining a practice
  • Affiliating a practice
  • Full market value analysis


Regulatory health care law

  • HIPAA compliance
  • Federal and state regulatory compliance
  • Peer review and credentialing
  • Core privileging
  • Licensure and privileging actions


Health care litigation

Our lawyers provide health care professionals with the strong litigation strategies and counseling they need throughout each case, including in matters involving allegations of fraud, malpractice and abuse. 

In the area of health care law, we represent:

  • Hospitals
  • Physicians
  • Physicians’ groups
  • Ambulatory surgical facilities
  • Behavioral health centers
  • Nursing homes
  • Home care providers

As one of the largest health care liability practice groups in the Mid-South for over 50 years, our attorneys possess the skills and experience to tackle even the most complex cases. If you’re looking for representation, reach out to one of our health care lawyers today.