• Biography

    Phil Kim has extensive experience in healthcare law and focuses his practice on transactional and regulatory healthcare matters for clients seeking to navigate one of the most heavily regulated industries. He represents various types of providers, ranging from healthcare systems, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, physician groups (including non-profit health organizations, or NPHOs), home health providers, and other healthcare professionals in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and operational matters, which include licensure, contractual, and administrative issues.

    Phil has assisted clients on various types of healthcare arrangements and provider agreements, including the transition of hundreds of physicians from a prior physician group to a new NPHO with a restructured employment model. He has also reviewed and drafted a wide range of professional services agreements, clinical and educational affiliation agreements, lease agreements, business associate agreements, and other services agreements between healthcare companies and various other entities in both the private and public sectors.

    Phil regularly advises clients on healthcare compliance issues involving liability exposure, the Stark law, anti-kickback statutes, and HIPAA/HITECH privacy issues. He has also counseled clients in a broad spectrum of matters involving state and federal healthcare laws, complex business issues, employment issues, and various government agencies, including different state Medicaid agencies, the Texas Medical Board, and Medicare Administrative Contractors.

  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, cum laude; Executive Editor, SMU Science and Technology Law Review
    • B.A., University of Texas at Austin, with honors
  • Admissions

    • Texas
  • Court Admissions

    • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
    • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • Languages

    • Korean