Marshall counsels healthcare facilities and providers in a wide range of operational, transactional, administrative and regulatory matters. He has represented a wide variety of healthcare and other professional providers, including physicians, dentists, chiropractors, physician assistants and nurse practitioners, public accountants, physical therapists, registered nurses, as well as the professional practices of these providers. In addition to representing individual providers and their practices, he also represents hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, outpatient imaging centers, urgent care centers, assisted living and long term care facilities, and other healthcare institutions.

Marshall has extensive experience in organizing and structuring medical and other professional practices in conformity with federal and state compliance rules and standards, and in providing on going operational guidance. Professional practices and institutional healthcare facilities rely on Marshall for assistance with mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate and regulatory matters. He represents health clients in administrative disputes, including medical staff disciplinary matters, actions before the state licensure boards and administrative litigation arising out of the grant or denial of certificates or approvals issued by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control for the operation of healthcare facilities and/or medical equipment, and matters arising from healthcare audits.

Presentations and Publications
  • Partner, McGuireWoods, 2011-2013 In Remembrance of Theresa Marie Schiavo: Issues of Law and Ethics, presented to Charleston Law School, First Annual Bioethics Symposium (September 17, 2005)
  • Employment and Partnership Issues for Physicians Leaving Residency and Entering Private Practice, presented to Medical University of South Carolina Department of Radiology Residency Program (September 13, 2005)
  • Legal Aspects of Persistent Vegestative State-Case of Theresa Marie Schiavo, Grand Rounds, Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina (April 26, 2005)
  • Basic Medical/Legal Issues for Physicians Leaving Residency and Entering Private Practice, presented to Medical University of South Carolina Department of Family Practice Family Practice Residency Program (October 16, 2003)
  • Basic Medical/Legal Issues for Physicians Leaving Residency and Entering Private Practice, presented to Medical University of South Carolina Department of Orthopaedics Orthopaedic Residency Program (September 19, 2003)
  • Questions and Answers regarding Compliance with HIPAA, presented to members of United Physicians, Inc. (April 17, 2003)
  • Compliance Plan for HIPAA Privacy Rules, presented to members of United Physicians, Inc. (March, 2003)
  • Obtaining PHI in Administrative and Judicial Proceedings and for Public Benefit and Interest Activities, presented to South Carolina Bar Health Care Law Section at the 2003 South Carolina Bar Convention (January 25, 2003)
  • Specific Situations Involving the Use and Disclosure of Protected Health Information, presented to medical practitioners, practice administrators and record custodians (December 3, 2002)
  • Basic Medical/Legal Issues for Physicians Leaving Residency and Entering Private Practice, presented to Medical University of South Carolina Department of Family Practice Family Practice Residency Program (November 14, 2002)
  • HIPAA Compliance: Understanding and Implementing the Security and Privacy Regulations in South Carolina, presented to medical practitioners and practice administrators (June 21, 2002)
  • Medical/Legal Issues Facing Those Working in the Sports Arena, presented to Trident Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation 3rd Annual Sports Medicine Symposium (May 3, 2002)
  • HIPAA’s Impact on Discovery in Medical Malpractice Litigation and Other Judicial and Administrative Proceedings, presented to the South Carolina Bar Health Care Law Section at the 2002 South Carolina Bar Convention (January 26, 2002)
  • Basic Medical/Legal Issues for Physicians Leaving Residency and Entering Private Practice, presented to Medical University of South Carolina Department of Family Practice Family Practice Residency Program (October 18, 2001)
  • Informal Discussion of Compliance Programs for Individual a Small Group Physician Practices - Legal Background Et Concerns, presented to select medical practitioners and practice administrators in association with Gamble, Givens a Moody, CPAs (November 9, 2000)
  • What’s New in Workers’ Compensation in South Carolina, presented at Take Control of the Golden Triangle: ADA, FMLA and Workers’ Compensation; A Seminar for Human Resource, Risk Management and Occupational Health and Safety Professionals (April 19, 2000)
  • Workers’ Compensation Update, presentation at Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce Fourth Annual Employment and Labor Law Update (November 19, 1998)
  • Case Law Update, presentation at South Carolina ASHRM Chapter Meeting (November 11, 1998)
  • Credentialing and Decredentialing in the Era of Managed Care, presentation at the Eleventh Annual South Carolina Bar Health Law Seminar (September 18, 1997)
  • Hospital Affiliations, moderator, panel presentation at the Tenth Annual South Carolina Bar Health Law Seminar (August 22, 1997)
  • The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, presentation at the Tenth Annual South Carolina Bar Health Law Seminar (August 22, 1997)
  • South Carolina Workers’ Compensation - Recent Statutory and Regulatory Changes and Current Case Law Developments, presentation to Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce (May 8, 1997)
  • Medical Legal Concerns in a Natural Disaster, presentation to joint program between state health departments, emergency preparedness agencies, and hospital associations of South Carolina and North Carolina (March 20, 1997)
  • Practice Purchases by Hospitals, Affiliated Organizations, or Payors, Physician Employment Concerns, Physician Recruitment Issues, and Current Structure of Hospital Delivery System in Charleston Area, presentation to hospital management and board members, physicians, physician practice managers and health care attorneys (December 17, 1996)
  • Blood Transfusions and Obtaining Informed Consent and Consent to HIV/AIDS Testing a Confidentiality, presentation to the South Carolina Hospital Association Risk Management Task Force/Networking Session (October 24, 1996)
  • Healthcare Law, Brief Summary and Update, presentation to the Charleston County Bar Association (December 15, 1995)
  • Fraud and Abuse, Update on Federal and South Carolina Antikickback Laws, presentation to the Annual Meeting of the South Carolina Chapter of Health Care Financial Management Association (October 26, 1995)
  • Fraud and Abuse Concurrent Session, presentation at the Eighth Annual Hospital and Health Law Seminar (September 22, 1995)
  • Legal and Accounting Issues in a Changing Medical Environment, presentation to a select group of physicians (February 9, 1995)
  • Executive Briefing-Hospital Environmental Risks: Crisis on the Horizon, presentation to senior hospital executives, hospital legal counsel and hospital risk managers of the member hospitals of the South Carolina Hospital Association (November 15/16, 1994)
  • Recent Developments and Trends in Health Care, presentation to a select group of medical practitioners (November, 1994)
  • Various Medical/Legal Contractual and Licensure Concerns, presentation to the senior family practice residents of the Medical University of South Carolina (1994, 1995 & 1996) 
  • State & Federal Self-Referral Laws, presentation at the Seventh Annual Hospital & Health Law Seminar (September 2, 1994)
  • Various Medical/Legal Contractual and Licensure Concerns, presentation to the senior psychiatric residents of the Medical University of South Carolina (1993, 1994, 1995, 1996 & 1997)
  • Medical Records Under the Workers’ Compensation Act and Production of Records in Litigation-Subpoenas and Court Orders, presentation to medical office administrators and institutional medical records custodians (November 19, 1993)
  • The Law and Managed Care and Fraud and Abuse, presentation to select physicians and dentists (July 9, 1993).
  • Defensive Practice of Medicine, presentation to the Charleston Trident Chamber of Commerce at its Red Carpet Breakfast (September 25, 1992)
  • Legal Aspects of Automated Medical Records, presentation at the Annual Meeting of the South Carolina Medical Records Association (July 30, 1992)
  • Legal Issues in Discharge Planning and Care Management, South Carolina Commission on Aging, Sixteenth Annual Summer School of Gerontology, Winthrop University (July 21, 1992)
  • Legal Issues in Discharge Planning, presentation to the North Carolina Association for Continuity of Care (June 5, 1992)
  • Competitive Medical Plans/Alternative Delivery Systems, presentation to the Greenwood County Medical Society (May 19, 1992)
  • Patient Self Determination Act, presentation to the Staff and Guests of AMI East Cooper Community Hospital (February 13, 1992)
  • Legal Aspects of Automated Medical Records, presentation to the College of Health Information Administration Educational Department, Medical University of South Carolina (February 3, 1992)
  • Safe Medical Devices Act of 1990, South Carolina Hospital Association Workshop (January 23, 1992) 
  • Patient Advanced Directives, Legal Issues - What is the Law, Pee Dee AHEC, November 15, 1991. Confidentiality of Medical Records in South Carolina, 1991 Medical Record Legal Update (October 18, 1991)
  • Legal Issues in Discharge Planning, presentation to the North Carolina Association for Continuity of Care (May 17, 1991)
  • Legal Issues in Discharge Planning, presentation to the South Carolina AHECs (1990 and 1991)
Civic and Professional Activities

Civic Activities

  • American Lung Association Coastal Region, Board Member
  • Medical University of South Carolina Ethics Committee, Outside Legal Counsel, 1991-Present
  • Medical University of South Carolina, Co-Instructor, Introduction to Clinical Ethics
  • Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, Lowcountry Affiliate, Past Board President, Secretary

Professional Activities: 

  • Bar Associations: American Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Joint Committee of the South Carolina Hospital Association and the South Carolina Medical Association to Examine Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders, 1994
  • North Carolina Bar Association; North Carolina Society of Health Care Attorneys
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar Health Law Committee, Co-Chairman, 1998 
  • South Carolina Bar Health Law Section, Council Member
  • South Carolina Bar Health Law Manual Project, Co-editor
  • South Carolina Chairman, Nursing Home Contracts Manual Project, Young Lawyers Division, 1988-1989
  • Regulations and Policy Liaison Subcommittee, Hospital and Health Care Committee, 1989
  • Death and Right to Die, South Carolina Jurisprudence, Publication of the South Carolina Bar, 1989
  • South Carolina Death with Dignity Act Legislative Reform Committee, 1987-1988
  • South Carolina Hospital Association Risk Management Committee, 1991-1999
Honors and Awards

Lawyer of the Year; Best Lawyers

    Experience

    Any result the lawyer or law firm may have achieved on behalf of clients in other matters does not necessarily indicate similar results can be obtained for other clients.

    • Representation of individual healthcare practitioners.
    • Representation of medical group practices.
    • Representation of inpatient and outpatient healthcare facilities including hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers, outpatient imaging centers, assisted living and long term care facilities, and other healthcare institutions.

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    Bar admissions

    1985, South Carolina

    1990, North Carolina

    Education

    • J.D., 1985, University of South Carolina School of Law
    • Masters, 1982, University of South Carolina
    • B.S., 1976, Wofford College 

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