Proficient in transactional and regulatory matters, Lawson focuses his practice on healthcare law and is a member of the firm's Healthcare, Life Sciences & Education industry team.
Lawson has experience representing hospitals, physicians, single and multi-specialty group practices, dentists and other healthcare professionals with respect to their operational, transactional and regulatory compliance matters. This includes working in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and the sale of healthcare-related entities.
In addition, Lawson regularly advises clients on issues including employment matters, state and federal anti-kickback, self-referral and other fraud and abuse issues, and commercial leasing and real estate matters. Lawson regularly engages in the preparation and negotiation of transactional documents, employment related documents and corporate governance documents, including shareholders agreements, operating agreements, complex income allocation agreements and deferred compensation arrangements.