Ben Fordham, Senior Vice President and Chief Litigation Counsel

Ben Fordham joined Community Health Systems Professional Services Corporation in 2007 with 29 years of private practice experience in litigation, mergers/acquisitions, general business and health law. He provides legal support to operations and legal staff for non-insured and certain insured litigation and dispute resolution matters. Fordham received his undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from Duke University, where he graduated in three and one-half years while attending on a football scholarship, and his law degree from Vanderbilt University where he was a Patrick Wilson Merit Scholar. In 2007, he was chosen by his peers as Best of the Bar for commercial litigation by the Nashville Business Journal.