Brian is a partner in the firm’s Healthcare, Life Sciences & Education industry team. Prior joining Husch Blackwell, Brian was a national consultant in the health care industry with a Big Four accounting and consulting firm. His clients have included Fortune 100 to Fortune 1000 companies, as well as healthcare organizations nationwide. Before entering private practice, he served as an Inspector General for the Health and Human Services system of Texas, a one-year appointment to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Medicaid Integrity Program Advisory Committee and the Medicaid Integrity Audit Program Beta Group. Additionally, he was a prosecutor for nearly ten years.
Brian’s background also includes work as prosecutor, a regulator and leader in government, a consultant for industry and counsel for the accused. He has more than 14 years of experience in national guidance committees, serving on boards of directors and in legislation creation or interpretation. He has more than nine years of experience as a prosecutor in banking, insurance, securities, healthcare, organized crime, general crimes and white-collar crime. He has Big Four consulting experience from serving as a leader in KPMG LLP’s national risk and compliance, investigation, and state and federal government practices and as an international consultant in healthcare, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and other regulatory and compliance industry matters. Brian also has experience in advising on Sunshine laws.
Brian is licensed as a Certified Inspector General (CIG), Accredited Health Care Fraud Investigator (AHFI), Certified Fraud Specialist (CFS) and is Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC).
In addition, Brian is a frequent speaker and lecturer on regulatory and compliance matters. Prior to joining Husch Blackwell, Brian practiced with Brown McCarroll.