Allison Simpson

Allison C. Simpson

Partner
  • (601) 965-8163
Download Resume asimpson@balch.com
Education
  • Mississippi State University
    B.A., Public Relations and Philosophy, 2000
  • University of Mississippi
    J.D., 2003
Bar Admissions
  • Mississippi, 2003
About Allison
Q&A
  • What do you find most exciting about your work?

    Finding creative solutions to clients' problems. Relying on a broad background in health law, I can help clients find creative solutions to their problems, or prevent issues from arising.  

  • What types of clients do you represent?

    My healthcare experience involves working with hospitals, physicians, home health agencies, nursing homes, dialysis facilities, therapy providers, ambulatory surgery centers, freestanding diagnostic facilities, hospices, and single specialty surgery centers.

  • What legal challenges are you looking forward to tackling in the future?
  • Which Courts or agencies do you most often appear before on behalf of your clients?

Select Matters

  • Reimbursement for rehabilitation hospital: Representation of a rehabilitation hospital in a reimbursement dispute with the Division of Medicaid involving rate adjustments. (2009, Miss. Methodist Rehab. Ctr. v. Miss. Div. of Medicaid)
  • Obtaining a Certificate of Need for a hospital: Represented a hospital in obtaining a CON in Madison County. (2012, St. Dominic - Jackson Memorial Hospital)
  • Settlement of multi-party case: Represented a hospital in settling a multi-party state court case involving fraud, breach of contract and conspiracy. (2016)
  • Separation of physician group practice: Represented a group of physicians in their separation from a large group including the negotiation of liabilities and provider numbers. (2016)
  • Clarification of Board Minutes Requirement: Successfully upheld trial court decision regarding the minutes rule related to community owned hospitals' Boards. (2015, Wellness, Inc. v. Pearl County Hospital)

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    Credentials

    Education
    • Mississippi State University, B.A., Public Relations and Philosophy, 2000
    • University of Mississippi, J.D., 2003
    Courts
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi, 2003
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi, 2003
    Bar Admissions
    • Mississippi, 2003
    Professional Affiliations
    • American Health Lawyers Association
    Awards & Accolades
    • The Best Lawyers in America®
    • Mississippi Business Journal, Top 50 Leading Business Women in Mississippi, 2014
    • Martindale-Hubbell - AV Rated
    • Mid-South Super Lawyers, Rising Star
    Community Involvement
    • Junior League of Jackson