John Gillmor has extensive experience in health care, corporate law, and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining a predecessor to the firm as a partner in 1989, he had been Executive Vice President, General Counsel and a Director of HealthAmerica Corporation, a NYSE listed company that operated health maintenance organizations providing care to over one million members. Prior to that he was Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Hospital Affiliates International, Inc., a NYSE listed company that operated and managed approximately 200 hospitals in the United States and abroad. John is a former President of the Board of Trustees of University School of Nashville, of the Boards of Directors of the Nashville Opera Association and the Nashville Philharmonic Orchestra. In addition he is past chairman of the continuing legal education committee of the Nashville Bar Association. He also founded successful boutique law firms catering to the alumni of Hospital Affiliates and HealthAmerica which were the base of his practice at the firm. John is currently a board member of Educational Networks of America, Inc. and of two non-for-profit nursing home chains, all of which are clients of the firm.