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October 28, 2021

Continuing the FinTech University series, Nelson Mullins attorneys Richard LevinCraig Nazzaro, and Kevin Tran are presenting on digital assets. The webinar will discuss digital assets including Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP, Dogecoin, other tokens, and NFTs.

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Daniel J. Westbrook

Daniel J. Westbrook


1320 Main Street
17th Floor
Columbia, SC 29201

Dan practices in the areas of healthcare law and business litigation.


Dan practices in the areas of healthcare law and business litigation.


Daniel J. Westbrook

Dan practices in the areas of healthcare law and business litigation.



Following is a selected sampling of matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter.


  • Federal and state court litigation and appeals, representing a wide variety of healthcare and non healthcare-related clients, involving such allegations as violation of the False Claims Act, breach of contract, ERISA, unfair trade practices, conspiracy, malpractice, and equitable indemnification
  • Numerous CON matters before DHEC and the South Carolina Administrative Law Court representing hospitals, physician groups, nursing homes, home health agencies, radiation therapy centers, hospices, and behavioral health facilities
  • Medicare and Medicaid appeals and compliance
  • Professional licensing administrative actions
  • Peer review actions representing both hospitals and physicians
  • Pro bono matters include several death penalty and other criminal appeals, parole hearings, and a class action on behalf of over 2,500 mentally ill inmates seeking better prison conditions

Previous Professional Experience

  • Former Adjunct Professor in Healthcare Law, University of South Carolina School of Law
  • Assistant Professor of Theatre, Case Western Reserve University (1978-1982)
  • Professional Actor, Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival, Cleveland Play House, and Playmakers Repertory Company


  • University of South Carolina School of Law, JD
    • South Carolina Law Review
    • Captain, National Moot Court Team
    • Order of the Coif
    • Order of the Wig and Robe
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MFA
  • Valdosta State University, BFA


  • South Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina

Practice Areas

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  • Former Chairman, South Carolina Bar's Health Law Committee
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Richland County Bar
  • Board Member (1995–2012) and Board Chair (1996–2010), South Carolina Death Penalty Resource & Defense Center
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