- General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
- Executive Vice President
With nearly 30 years of legal experience, Phil provides leadership and strategy for the company’s legal affairs.
In private practice, he counseled both non-profit and for-profit healthcare providers on a variety of regulatory and business issues, including joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions in all 50 states. He also advised clients on the legal issues related to healthcare services, physician transactions, outpatient services transactions, management and analysis of compliance issues and outsourcing service lines. His national client base included academic medical centers and health systems, specialty providers and physician groups.
Before joining TeamHealth, Phil was a shareholder at Baker Donelson, where, from 2007 until 2017, he served as chair of the Baker Ober Health Law Group, the third largest health law practice in the U.S. He has been named among The Best Lawyers in America® since 2010 in the areas of healthcare law, corporate law and mergers and acquisitions law. Additionally, he has been listed in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers since 2012 as a leading healthcare lawyer in Tennessee.
Phil earned a bachelor’s degree from Rhodes College and received a law degree from the University of Virginia. He served as a member of the board of directors of the Nashville Health Care Council from 2014 to 2015.