Chase Himes joined Cumberland Trust as Assistant Vice President and Trust Officer in the Distinctive Care Division in 2017. In this role, Chase focuses on working with high net worth families and their advisors in the administration of special needs trusts. Prior to joining Cumberland Trust, Chase spent four years as Associate General Counsel in the Office of General Counsel at TennCare, Tennessee’s Medicaid program. Here he represented TennCare in administrative appeals involving long-term care, electronic health records, suspension or termination of provider numbers, and in estate recovery proceedings in probate court. Additionally, he was responsible for reviewing and interpreting program policies, rules, and state and federal laws and assisting with HIPAA compliance.
A Nashville native, Chase received a B.A. in Economics with a minor in Business Studies from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He was awarded a J.D. from the University of Mississippi School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in Tennessee.