Jerry W. Taylor

Jerry W. Taylor

Jerry W. Taylor concentrates his practice in the areas of health care law, administrative law and commercial lending.  Jerry has more than 25 years of legal experience in the area of regulatory compliance for health care providers in both the public and private sectors.

Mr. Taylor's background affords him a broad and balanced knowledge of laws and regulations affecting the health care industry, and the ability to effectuate practical solutions to legal concerns of clients.  He has successfully represented clients including hospitals, physicians, long term care providers, surgery centers, imaging centers, home health and hospice providers and others in obtaining certificates of need and regulatory approvals for the establishment and operations of health care facilities and services.  Other areas of practice in which he has significant experience include professional and facility licensing, Medicare and Medicaid issues, Stark and anti-kickback laws, and physician contracting.  In addition to his health care practice, Jerry represents lenders in structuring and closing commercial loan transactions.

Recent Articles and Speaking Engagements

Before Stites & Harbison

Mr. Taylor has formerly served as General Counsel to the state agency responsible for the certificate of need program, and as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Tennessee, where he was primarily responsible for the defense and prosecution of civil suits involving public health care issues. Following this public service, he entered into the private practice of law in 1994.

Professional Accolades

Martindale-Hubbell® AV-rated

Best Lawyers in America®Administrative/Regulatory Law and Health Care Law (2015)

Nashville Business Journal, Health Care Heroes (2014)

Nashville Medical News, InCharge Healthcare, 2011, 2012, 2013

Nashville Bar Association "Article of the Year" Award for Health Care Reform in America: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, 2014