Paul D. Gilbert
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
Paul D. Gilbert is Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer for LifePoint Hospitals. He joined the Company in August 2006 as Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Governance Officer. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Gilbert was a partner of the law firm of Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP from January 1999 to August 2006. While in private practice, Mr. Gilbert served as lead counsel to hospitals and healthcare systems in the acquisition, affiliation, sale or merger of more than 100 acute care hospitals and behavioral or psychiatric hospitals throughout the United States and the Caribbean. He also served as lead counsel in a significant number of whole-hospital joint ventures, syndications, public hospital privatizations and not-for-profit conversions.