Moore & Van Allen Law Firm, Attorneys
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  • B.A., Davidson College, 1990
  • M.A.T., University of South Carolina, 1993
  • M. Ed., University of Virginia, 1998, Ed. Admin
  • J.D., University of South Carolina, 2001, cum laude; Order of the Coif; Order of the Wig and Robe; Dean's List; President's List; Research Editor, Real Property, Probate and Trust Journal
  • South Carolina, 2001
  • General Corporate Counsel
  • Business
78 Wentworth Street
Charleston, SC 29401-1428

Charles M. Jordan, Jr.

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Charles Jordan practices out of the Charleston Office in the area of health care and general business/corporate law. Since joining Moore & Van Allen in 2001, Jordan has provided practical and responsive counsel to clients throughout the Southeast. Jordan seeks to provide counsel and advice to these clients that are solution-oriented, that protect these clients’ interests and that advance their business goals while meeting applicable contractual, statutory and/or regulatory requirements.

For Health Care Clients:

Jordan provides counsel on a wide range of regulatory, contractual and transactional matters involving health care systems, hospitals, physician practices, medical billing companies, and other health care-related organizations. His practice includes advising clients on:

  • Transactional matters, such as acquisitions, joint ventures, and contracts, for hospitals and hospital systems, medical billing companies, physician practices and individual physicians
  • Regulatory compliance, including Federal and state fraud and abuse laws, the Stark Law and EMTALA
  • Medicare, Medicaid and third-party payer coverage and reimbursement issues
  • Tax-exempt status issues
  • Patient care and risk-management matters
  • Medical Staff bylaws and related documents, policies and procedures, and controversies

For Corporate Clients:

  • Drafting and negotiating purchase agreements, employment agreements, shareholder management agreements, operating agreements, commercial contracts, and advising clients on these and other transactional matters
  • Organizing/incorporating limited liability companies and corporations
  • Providing counsel to clients on a variety of corporate governance, corporate compliance, and other corporate law issues

Speaking Engagements:

  • Jordan & Smith Present at SC Bar Health Care CLE, May 9, 2014
  • Jordan & Jones Present to Health Law Society, April 8, 2014
  • Hader & Jordan Present to CAPS, March 18, 2014
  • Jordan Invited to Present for USC School of Medicine, October 22, 2013
  • Jordan Organizes SC Bar Health Care CLE, May 3, 2013
  • Jordan Presents at Annual Health Care Conference, April 2012

Of Note

  • Best Lawyers in America, Health Care Law, 2021
  • Charleston Business Magazine 2020 Legal Elite, Healthcare, 2020 
  • Chairman of the inaugural Board of Directors, Mason Preparatory School Foundation, 2015-2019
  • Co-Author, First Moore, Then Hecht: Isn’t It Time We Recognize a Property Interest In Tissues, Cells, and Gametes? Spring 2002, Real Property, Probate and Trust Journal
  • Former Chair, Health Care Law Section Council, South Carolina Bar, 2012-2013
  • CLE Course Planner and Moderator, Health Care Law Section’s May 2013 Seminar, South Carolina Bar
  • CLE Course Planner, Health Care Law Section, South Carolina Bar 2012 Convention
  • Former Moderator of the Diaconate, First (Scots) Presbyterian Church, 2012-2013
  • Current Member of the Session, First (Scots) Presbyterian Church, Vice-Chair of Stewardship Committee
  • Member, Board of Directors of Academic Magnet High School Foundation (Development Committee)
  • Graduate, Leadership Charleston Class of 2005

Professional Affiliations

  • South Carolina Bar Association
    • Health Care Law Section Council
  • American Health Lawyers Association
    • Practice Groups: Business Law and Governance, Fraud and Abuse, Hospitals and Health Systems, Physician Organizations
  • Health Care Compliance Association