Seema Kanwar

Seema Kanwar provides advice on day-to-day operational issues to hospital companies, ambulatory surgery centers, dental practice management companies, and other healthcare providers. Her areas of focus include:

  • Change of ownership
  • Federal and state anti-kickback regulations
  • Fraud and abuse matters
  • Provider enrollment
  • Self-referral prohibitions

With steadfast composure, Seema also plays a critical role in mergers and acquisitions. She reliably conducts due diligence to identify potential Stark compliance issues that could materially affect a transaction. In addition, Seema advises clients on federal and state privacy laws, including HIPAA and the HITECH Act.



  • Member, Nashville and American Bar Associations
  • Member, American Bar Association Health Law Section
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Mentor, Tennessee Asian Pacific American Bar Association's mentoring program


  • J.D., Harvard Law School, 2009
    • Alumni Committee Chair - South Asian Law Students Association
    • Women's Law Association
    • Advice Director - Tenant Advocacy Project
  • A.B., summa cum laude, Washington University in St. Louis, Political Science, 2005
    • Pi Sigma Alpha
    • National Political Science Honor Society

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  • Tennessee

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Seema is an avid reader and moviegoer.