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Dave Davidson, Esq.

Board-Certified Specialist in Health Law, Florida Healthcare Law Firm

Dave Davidson is a Florida Board Certified Specialist in Health Law with nearly 30 years of concentrated experience assisting health care professionals and businesses, such as:

  • Hospitals;

  • Physicians, chiropractors, dentists, and podiatrists;

  • Physician assistants and Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners;

  • Physician Group Practices;

  • Surgery and imaging centers;

  • Health care business management entities;

  • Durable medical equipment providers; and

  • Home health agencies and hospices.


After several years in Orlando practicing with a law firm, Dave became the first in-house counsel at a large hospital/health care system, where he served for 22 years. As general counsel, Dave was responsible for all legal matters involving the system's hospitals and affiliate companies and developed a deep understanding of a provider's perspective in negotiating the complexities of health care law. Dave has been involved in numerous healthcare transactions and has particular experience in:

  • Contracts (i.e., leases, managed care arrangements, term sheets);

  • Organizational documents for medical practices;

  • Hospital/medical staff disputes;

  • Medical staff bylaws creation and review;

  • Serving as issuer's counsel in health care financing transactions;

  • Analyzing the applicability of the Anti-Kickback Statute, the Stark Law, and other state and federal fraud and abuse laws, rules, and regulations to proposed transactions;

  • Health care risk management issues;

  • Professional liability issues; and

  • Patient care issue resolution


Dave received both his Bachelor of Arts degree and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Florida.