Partner, Real Estate Industry Co-Chair

Jeff Calk

Vast experience in navigating regulatory environment in real estate deals

Hospital systems and healthcare clients value Jeff Calk's advice and counsel in helping them comply with healthcare regulations involved in complex real estate transactions. His focus is on commercial and healthcare real estate, including acute care and behavioral hospitals, senior housing facilities, medical office buildings and physician practices.


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LifePoint Health affiliate sells majority ownership interest in CMC to MultiCare Health System

Represented LifePoint Health and its affiliate as lead transaction counsel in the sale of its majority ownership interest in community hospital Capital Medical Center to MultiCare Health System.


Healthcare REIT acquires comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation hospital for over $23 million

Assisted a healthcare REIT in acquiring a comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation hospital for over $23 million in Indiana.


Hospital company acquires leasehold interest in commercial office building and 48 acres of land

Assisted a publicly traded hospital company in the acquisition and loan assumption for 48 acres of land and a 342,481 square feet commercial office building for the company's own operations with a purchase price of $83 million.


Private healthcare real estate investor purchases two medical office buildings in Arizona

Represented a private healthcare real estate investor in the purchase of two medical office buildings in Arizona for $18 million.


Publicly traded healthcare REIT to extend $19 million construction loan for psych hospital

Assisted a publicly traded healthcare REIT with extending a $19 million construction loan for an inpatient psych hospital in Idaho.


Healthcare REIT purchases eight medical office buildings in Atlanta

Represented a healthcare REIT in the purchase of eight medical office buildings from a healthcare-focused real estate firm in the metro-Atlanta market.


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  • J.D., with high honors, University of Tennessee, 1991
    • Order of the Coif
    • Articles Editor - Tennessee Law Review
  • B.S., magna cum laude, Belmont University, History, Business Administration, 1985
    • Kenneth B. Sidwell Award for the Best All-Around Student
    • Alpha Chi Honor Society

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • Georgia


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Professional Involvement

  • Member, Nashville, Tennessee, Georgia and American Bar Associations
  • Member, American Health Law Association
  • Member, Health Law Section of the American Bar Association
    • Chair, Sponsorship Committee, 2018-2020
    • Vice Chair, Sponsorship Committee, 2017-2018
    • Vice Chair, Emerging Issues in Healthcare Law Conference Planning Committee, 2018-2020
    • Co-Chair, Membership Committee, 2014-2015
    • Vice Chair, Healthcare Facility Operations Interest Group, 2012-2015
    • Vice Chair, Revenue Committee, 2014-2015
    • Liaison, Section Officers Conference Membership Committee, 2014-2015

Community Involvement

  • Chair of Deacons, Green Hills Community Church
  • Alumnus, Nashville Young Leaders Council

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