Gallagher Evelius & Jones is pleased to announce that James C. Buck has become a partner in the firm. James advises health systems, hospitals, nursing homes, and other health care providers on a range of business and regulatory issues, including corporate governance and structure, physician recruitment and employment, certificate of need proceedings, and the federal False Claims Act and anti-kickback and Stark laws. He also works closely with health care clients on corporate compliance including compliance program assessments, the development of compliance policies, and training and education.
Before entering private practice, James served for two years as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable James A. Kenney III of the Court of Special Appeals of Maryland. A cum laude graduate of Dickinson College, he holds a J.D. with honors from the University of Maryland School of Law.
About Gallagher Evelius & Jones:
Gallagher Evelius & Jones has been working with businesses and non-profits throughout the mid-Atlantic region for more than five decades. Today, our more than 40 attorneys represent many top universities, hospitals, financial institutions, religious organizations, and real estate development companies. Our practice areas range from health care, employment and education, to corporate and real estate transactions, commercial lending, civil litigation, renewable energy, and creditors’ rights and bankruptcy. Whatever your challenge, you can count on us for innovative, practical guidance with a personal touch. Visit www.gejlaw.com to learn more.
James C. BuckPartner
As a member of the firm’s health law group, James Buck advises health systems, hospitals, nursing homes, and other health care providers on a range of business and regulatory issues, including corporate governance and structure, physician recruitment and employment, the federal anti-kickback law, federal and state physician self-referral laws, the false claims act, licensing, and certification.