Fletcher H. Brown

Hospitals, health systems, physician practices and other healthcare providers throughout Texas rely on Fletcher Brown for assistance with operational and regulatory issues ranging from contract negotiations to Stark and anti-kickback compliance. Fletcher is Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent™ Rated and recognized by Chambers USA as a leader in Texas health law, and widely respected for his precedent-setting work with the Texas Medicaid 1115 Waiver which helped more than 45 healthcare providers receive additional funding to expand risk-based managed care statewide.

Additionally, tax-exempt and investor-owned healthcare providers turn to Fletcher for guidance on policies and procedures, physician contracting, board governance, and  HIPAA and HITECH patient privacy issues. By listening to his clients and providing creative solutions to the issues they face, Fletcher has earned a reputation as a go-to attorney known for helping healthcare providers surmount day-to-day challenges and achieve strategic long-term goals.

Fletcher has been board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for Health Law since 2002. He has been ranked by Chambers USA in the area of healthcare since 2006 and recognized by Best Lawyers (Levine Leichtman Capital Partners) for Health Care Law since 2013.




  • Board Certified, Health Law by Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 2002
  • Recognized by Super Lawyers® (Thomson Reuters) for Health Care (2005-2015, 2018)
  • Recognized by Best Lawyers in America ® (Levine Leichtman Capital Partners) for Health Care Law (2013-2018)
  • Recognized in Chambers USA among leading healthcare attorneys since 2006
  • Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Austin Bar Association, Health Law Section
  • State Bar of Texas
    • Treasure, Health Law Section, 2018
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Texas


  • J.D., Baylor University School of Law, 1991
  • B.B.A., Baylor University, 1985

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  • Texas