Buerger, Moseley & Carson, PLC in Franklin, Tennessee focuses on providing services in four distinct areas of  law:

Health Care

The health care practice of Buerger, Moseley & Carson in Franklin, Tennessee started with one hospital in 1978.  We now serve the legal needs of more than 300 health care organizations and facilities across the country, including Community Health Systems, RCCH Healthcare Partners, Lifepoint Hospitals, Inc.,  and Williamson Medical Center.

Our health care attorneys focus on providing legal services to address the unique operational needs of hospitals and other patient care organizations. The firm represents hospitals throughout the United States with regard to operational issues, including:

  • Credentialing and peer review
  • Obtaining and maintaining licensure and accreditation
  • Development of bylaws, regulations, and policies affecting medical staff and operational issues
  • Compliance with state and federal law on such issues as patient's rights, EMTALA, and confidentiality
  • Due process hearings (or fair hearings) when a hospital is revoking or limiting a physician’s privileges
  • National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) reports
  • Corrective plans for hospitals cited for a “patient dumping” violation

We will always shoot straight with clients about the strengths or weaknesses of their positions, but when we step into the courtroom or the boardroom, we will be their strongest advocates.


The attorneys at Buerger, Moseley & Carson assist small businesses in the formation, organization, and operation of both for-profit and nonprofit entities. We facilitate business transactions and litigation, both in Franklin and throughout Tennessee.  We have extensive litigation experience and have tried cases in state and federal courts, at both the trial and appellate levels.  We have represented clients before administrative bodies at many levels of government.   Because of our experience, we often serve as general counsel for businesses that do not have their own in-house legal department.

Here is a partial listing of the commercial law services we provide our clients:

  • Incorporation and organization of entities
  • Drafting of business documents and contracts
  • Trademark, copyright and licensing
  • Operational and Human Resources advice
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Dissolution of small businesses
  • Business entity ownership disputes
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreements
  • Employment Agreements
  • Licensing Agreements

At Buerger, Moseley & Carson we believe the practice of law is not about the academics, it’s about the clients.  We emphasize innovative thinking and personal service. Our practice includes clients who require our experience in specialized matters involving statutory issues, complex and contested licensure and compliance proceedings, and local and regional representation.


Defense of governmental entities, employers and others in civil tort, constitutional, medical malpractice and employment matters.


Governmental and municipal law.

At Buerger, Moseley & Carson, we never set out to be the largest law firm in Middle Tennessee only the best. We seek to conscientiously offer value and break the stereotype of the high-priced billable hour. This calculated growth allows us to place primary focus on the personal attention and responsiveness that we have become recognized for. While we are proud to represent many high-profile clients, we take greater pride in the fact that our clients stay with us, year after year, entrusting us to serve and protect them in a myriad of ways.

Our client list is as substantial as it is diverse, but we see the common threads very clearly. It boils down to those who prefer to be among a select few versus one of many. We know our clients by name; we know their business.  We work with clients who share our philosophy of client service.  We build our relationships to last. If you would like to find out more about our skills and our style, please call us today.