Provided by William W. Horton
Bill Horton maintains a national practice representing healthcare providers and other business enterprises in mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures, securities and corporate finance law, regulatory compliance, and corporate governance matters.
Prior to joining Jones Walker, Bill was a practice group leader at two other Birmingham-based law firms and served as general counsel of one of the nation’s largest publicly traded healthcare providers. Drawing on his substantial experience in private practice and as senior legal officer for a large public company, Bill has been involved in complex corporate finance and acquisition transactions in almost all sectors of the healthcare services industry. His background includes representation of healthcare industry clients in securities and corporate finance transactions, counseling providers on regulatory compliance and government investigations, and representation of healthcare enterprises and other business clients in corporate governance matters, merger, acquisition and divestiture transactions, joint ventures, and other business transactions.
Bill has held leadership positions for many years with the American Bar Association and the American Health Law Association, serving from 2015 to 2016 as chair of the ABA Health Law Section. He is currently a Section Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates and an AHLA Fellow.
William Horton's practice includes counseling clients on regulatory compliance and transactions, as well as joint venture negotiations.
"Bill provides expert counsel on a wide variety of matters and serves as my go-to and quarterback for anything I need." "Bill Horton is an outstanding healthcare attorney who understands the intricacies of federal healthcare laws. I trust him with the most complicated healthcare matters."