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Waller

Waller  

Legal Services | Tennessee, USA

www.wallerlaw.com
tel: +1 615 244 6380 | fax: +1 615 244 6804
511 Union Street | Nashville | Tennessee | 37219 | USA


Main Contacts

Offices

Nashville, Tennessee | Birmingham, Alabama | Memphis, Tennessee | Austin, Texas

Waller's Overview

Waller: delivering business solutions by combining world-class legal skills with a deep understanding of our clients' strategic objectives.

Waller helps businesses and individuals throughout the United States and abroad achieve financial and strategic goals in a wide range of transactional, regulatory and litigation matters.

Waller's deep roster of experienced business lawyers addresses the legal needs of clients in transactional matters involving mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, divestitures, commercial finance, securities, restructuring, real estate, tax and the expansion or relocation of business operations.

A trusted advisor to many of the leading companies in the highly regulated healthcare industry, Waller has earned a national reputation for creative insight and professional commitment and is recognized as one of the nation's largest healthcare law firms by Modern Healthcare.

Waller has ranked among "America's Best Corporate Law Firms" by Corporate Board Member magazine since 2000, and 75 percent of Waller partners are AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Waller's commitment to service is highlighted in the following quotations from recent editions of Chambers and Partners' America's Leading Lawyers for Business:

"[We] had a very good experience with Waller and the ultimate success of this project will be in great part due to its team."

"There is nothing this distinguished outfit does not know about the healthcare industry."

"Waller stands out for the quality of services in the corporate arena. Aimed at the middle market, the team operates on a national level."

"This first class giant flexes its corporate muscle in many complex transactions. The thoroughly professional and knowledgeable team has experience of all business cycles."

  • Year this Office was Established: 1905
  • Number of Offices Worldwide: 4
  • Lawyers Worldwide: 200

Notable

Areas of Practice
  • Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring
  • Commercial Finance
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Copyrights
  • Corporate
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Relocation / Expansion
  • Crisis Management & Avoidance
  • Discrimination & Harassment
  • E-Discovery and Data Management
  • Employee Benefits
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs)
  • Environmental
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Environmental Regulatory & Compliance
  • ERISA
  • Executive Compensation
  • False Claims Act (FCA)
  • Finance & Restructuring
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)
  • Government Investigations & Crisis Management
  • Government Relations
  • Healthcare
  • Healthcare Commercial Finance
  • Healthcare Compliance & Operations
  • Healthcare Government Investigations
  • Healthcare Immigration
  • Healthcare Labor & Employment
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Healthcare Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Healthcare Real Estate
  • Healthcare Securities
  • Healthcare Tax
  • Immigration
  • Industrial and Distribution Centers
  • Information Technology & Electronic Medical Records
  • Intellectual Property
  • IP Litigation
  • Labor & Employment
  • Labor & Employment Class Actions
  • Labor Disputes
  • Land Use / Zoning
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Non-Profits / Tax-Exempt Entities
  • Patents
  • Patient Privacy
  • Permitting
  • Products Liability
  • Project Development and Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Securities
  • Software Licensing
  • Special Investment Counsel
  • Special Matters
  • State and Local Taxes
  • Tax
  • Tax Litigation
  • Trade Secrets
  • Trademarks
  • Wage and Hour (FLSA)
  • Wealth Management and Succession Planning
  • White Collar Defense
Representative Clients
  • BancorpSouth, Inc.
  • Bank of New York
  • Bayer Corporation
  • Bridgestone Americas Holding, Inc.
  • BTG International Inc.
  • Clarcore Inc.
  • DaVita Inc.
  • Dell Computer Corporation
  • Dollar General Corporation
  • First American Payment Systems
  • Gaylord Entertainment Company
  • HCA Inc.
  • Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated
  • LifePoint Hospitals, Inc.
  • Logan's Roadhouse, Inc.Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Meredith Corp.
  • Nissan North America, Inc.
  • Piramal Healthcare Limited
  • Psychiatric Solutions, Inc.
  • Radio Systems Corporation
  • Regions Financial Corporation
  • Symbion, Inc.
  • Tenet Healthcare Corporation
  • The Tennessee Titans
  • Thoma Cressey Bravo Equity Partners
  • United Parcel Service, Inc.
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
  • Willis North America, Inc.
Professionals

Partners






Robert Campbell

Robert R. Campbell, Jr.Former Waller Board Member


Chase Cole

Chase ColePartner



Ames Davis

Ames DavisPartner


Vinh Duong

Vinh DuongPartner



Mark Folk

Mark FolkPartner





David Head

David HeadPartner








James Nixon III

James H. Nixon IIIBoard of Directors

Kevin Page

Kevin PagePartner


John Park

John ParkPartner






Katie Stenberg

Katie G. StenbergBoard of Directors




Drew Warth

Drew WarthPartner



Associates

John Arnold

John ArnoldAssociate


Taylor Askew

Taylor AskewAssociate

Wells Beckett

Wells BeckettAssociate

Mark Bell

Mark M. BellAssociate


Julian Bibb

Julian L BibbAssociate


Robert Boon

Robert BoonAssociate

Jason Brace

Jason BraceAssociate

John Bunge

John M BungeAssociate


Andrew Chen

Andrew ChenAssociate

Stacy Clark

Stacy C ClarkAssociate


Kaitlyn Dunn

Kaitlyn DunnAssociate


Kevin Elkins

Kevin ElkinsAssociate


Ryan Franklin

Ryan FranklinAssociate

Eric Fugett

Eric FugettAssociate


Spencer Green

Spencer GreenAssociate

Amber Greene

Amber GreeneAssociate

Lida Griest

Lida GriestAssociate



Erin Hughes

Erin HughesAssociate


Morgan Ivey

Morgan L IveyAssociate

Seema Kanwar

Seema KanwarAssociate


Nora Katz

Nora KatzAssociate


Tyler Layne

Tyler LayneAssociate


Nick Mann

Nick MannAssociate

David Marks

David MarksAssociate



Leslie Nash

Leslie A NashAssociate


Chen Ni

Chen NiAssociate

Caitlyn Page

Caitlyn PageAssociate


Daniel Patten

Daniel PattenAssociate

Alex Porter

Alex PorterAssociate


Stephen Quinn

Stephen QuinnAssociate

Keith Randall

Keith RandallAssociate

Kyle Rate

Kyle A RateAssociate


Eric Scalzo

Eric ScalzoAssociate




Lanta Wang

Lanta WangAssociate


Joseph Watson

Joseph WatsonAssociate

Joshua Wood

Joshua T WoodAssociate


Lin Ye

Lin YeAssociate


Of Counsel

Other

Catie Lane Bailey

Catie Lane BaileyPolicy Advisor/ Attorney

Mack Cooper

Mack CooperSenior Policy Advisor

Mike Lee

Mike LeeMarketing Manager


Articles

"BSAAML Enforcement Things Are Getting Personal" by Brian Malcom Alabama Bankers Association Board Briefs JulyAugust 2017 Newsletter
Waller, August 2017

The financial exploitation of elders is a hot topic in state legislatures, with the federal government, and in the media. In the first few months of 2017 alone, media reports from Gadsden, Fairhope and Dothan chronicle four cases of financial exploitation, with losses in each case ranging from $20,000 to $100,000 over short periods of time. The perpetrator in each case was a family member of the victim. One had a power of attorney which he used to gain access to the victim''s accounts. Each case ended in criminal charges but, as is sadly common, prosecutions occurred only after large sums of money were taken and recovery was unlikely...

"Limiting Liability Exposure for a Private Family Trust Company" by John Bunge Waller Private Family Trust Company Research
Waller, August 2017

Provisions in a trust instrument can expressly limit and define the scope of the PFTC’s fiduciary duties, including the Prudent Investor Rule and the duty to inform and report. Generally, the ability to limit fiduciary duties is subject to “mandatory” rules dictated by state statutes or common law. Some states have stringent mandatory rules, while other states seek to maximize the trust settlor’s freedom of disposition and freedom of contract...

All articles submitted by Waller

Press

Waller Names Paula Torch Executive Director of Healthcare Department
Waller, August 2017

Waller, a leading provider of legal services to the healthcare, financial services, retail and hospitality industries, announced that Paula Torch has been named executive director of the firm's healthcare department. In her role, she will work closely with the firm's healthcare industry team, board of directors and practice group leaders to expand the firm's work in the healthcare industry, broaden its focus in emerging markets and sectors, and lead the development and execution of the department's strategic business plan...

Best Lawyers in America 2018 Recognizes 65 Waller Attorneys
Waller, August 2017

Sixty-five attorneys from Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018. Waller attorneys were recognized by Best Lawyers in 57 distinct practice areas with many attorneys recognized in multiple areas. Attorneys representing each of Waller's four offices in Austin, Birmingham, Memphis and Nashville were among those honored...

All press submitted by Waller

Blogs

Waller Healthcare Blog
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