Colbey B. Reagan

Healthcare providers depend on Colbey Reagan to advise them on Stark and Anti-Kickback compliance, licensing and certification, HIPAA, reimbursement matters and other regulatory issues affecting the healthcare industry. Colbey also assists clients facing data breach investigations and government investigations.

Clients that seek Colbey’s advice and counsel include:

  • Acute care hospitals
  • Psychiatric hospitals
  • Residential treatment facilities
  • Addiction treatment providers
  • Home health agencies
  • Hospice providers
  • Private equity and healthcare specialty finance firms

Prior to rejoining Waller in 2011, Colbey was Deputy General Counsel of Psychiatric Solutions, Inc., where he was responsible for advising the company and its facilities regarding compliance with state and federal healthcare regulations, physician relationships, reimbursement disputes, licensing and certification, mergers and acquisitions, corporate litigation, and numerous other challenges faced in the day-to-day operation of a large healthcare company.

Best Lawyers recognizes Colbey's experience in Healthcare Law.


  • Regulatory counsel to acute care hospital systems in multifacility acquisitions
  • Regulatory counsel to psychiatric health system in public company mergers and multifacility acquisitions
  • Representation of private equity firms in multifacility portfolio acquisitions and dispositions
  • Representation of hospitals, residential treatment facilities and outpatient clinics in licensing and certification disputes
  • Representation of companies facing data breach investigations and government investigations
  • Representation of healthcare specialty lenders in asset-based term loans and revolving credit facilities to hospitals, long-term care facilities and outpatient treatment providers


  • Member, Nashville, Tennessee and American Bar Associations
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member, American Bar Association Health Law Section

Prior Affiliations:

  • Deputy General Counsel, Psychiatric Solutions, Inc., 2006-2010


  • J.D., cum laude, Loyola University New Orleans School of Law, 2003
    • Case Note Editor - Loyola Law Review
    • Professor William Crowe Scholar
  • B.A., Belmont University, 1999

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  • Tennessee