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Nossaman LLP

David M. Balfour


T 760.298.5525
F 760.918.0008
1925 Palomar Oaks Way, Suite 220
Carlsbad, CA 92008

David Balfour has nearly two decades of experience representing clients in the healthcare sector on a wide range of issues including medical staff peer review proceedings, licensing proceedings, writ proceedings, State and Federal Court civil litigation, and related appellate proceedings.  Mr. Balfour represents hospitals, health systems, health plans, medical staffs, medical groups, and individual healthcare providers on regulatory and compliance issues and the development of long range plans.

Additionally, Mr. Balfour has represented numerous healthcare and ancillary care professionals before the various licensing boards of the State of California, including the Medical Board of California, the Board of Psychology, the Board of Behavioral Sciences, the Dental Board, the Board of Registered Nursing, the Pharmacy Board, and others.  He has also represented physicians in connection with delistment proceedings by health insurers.

He is also an AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell attorney.

Awards & Honors

Top Lawyers in San Diego, San Diego Magazine, 2013-2016

David  M. Balfour
David  M. Balfour



J.D., University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 1999

B.A., Yale University, 1996



Professional Affiliations

American College of Healthcare Executives, San Diego Chapter, Legal Counsel (2016-2017)
California Academy of Attorneys for Healthcare Professionals, President (2016-2017)
California Society for Healthcare Attorneys, Member
San Diego County Bar Association, Law & Medicine Committee, Co-Chair (2006 – 2010)
California Association Medical Staff Services, Member

Community Activities
Genesis International Orphanage Foundation, President - Board of Directors

Awards & Honors

Top Lawyers in San Diego, San Diego Magazine, 2013-2016

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