Gerry Hinkley, JD, is a partner in the firm’s health care practice. He has practiced in the health care industry for over 30 years. He represents clients throughout the industry and regularly serves as general counsel for health care organizations, with responsibility for corporate law and board governance matters, and manages the coordination of the broad range of services the firm provides for its health care clients.
Hinkley is recognized nationally as a leader in the health information technology field. He counsels hospitals and physician organizations regarding management of legal affairs, governance, regulatory compliance, reimbursement, capital finance, joint ventures and clinic development. He advises health information exchanges regarding governance, privacy, tax-exemption, user participation, consent and risk management.
Hinkley was acknowledged as a leading Health Care lawyer by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for 2005-2010, as well as one of the Best Lawyers in America in Health Care Law by Woodward/White, 2007-2011; Law & Politics has also recognized Hinkley as one of the “Northern California Super Lawyers” for 2005-2010.