• Not Admitted in North Carolina
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Missouri

Areas of Law

Ashley L. Thomas
T: 919.329.3819
GlenLake One, Suite 200
4140 Parklake Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27612

Ashley Thomas is in the Raleigh office of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP. She has practiced in healthcare with a concentration on hospital and health system matters, regulatory and compliance issues, corporate transactions, and hospital/physician alignment. She has provided services to an array of healthcare providers, including hospitals, health systems, and physician practices.

Previous Professional Experience

  • As a healthcare associate at an Indianapolis, Ind. law firm, provided counsel on HIPAA compliance investigations and data breaches; advised healthcare providers on Medicare and Medicaid fraud and abuse issues, “Stark” self-referral laws and the Anti-Kickback Statute; offered guidance to clients on regulatory compliance, reimbursement, coverage, and policy issues related to the use of telehealth, mobile health, and related information technology platforms (2015-2016)
  • Presence Health System, Legal Affairs Department (2014-2015)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Health Lawyers Association
    • Social Media Coordinator, Physician Organizations Practice Group (2014-2017)
  • American Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Division - Co-Chair of Science and Technology Committee (2016-2017)
    • Health Law Section - Young Lawyers Division Liaison to Physician Issues Interest Group (2015-2016)
  • Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys
    • Communications Committee (2015-2016)
    • Mentorship Committee (2016)


  • U.S. Attorney’s Office, Middle District of Tennessee (Spring 2014)
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida (Summer 2013)
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee (Fall 2012-Spring 2013)