Hunter Rost

Hunter Rost

Partner

Expertise

  • Corporate
  • Corporate Governance
  • Healthcare
  • Healthcare Mergers & Acquisitions

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

Waller
Tennessee, U.S.A.

WSG Leadership

WSG Boad of Directors
Director 2020/ 2021
WSG Regional Council
Past Member
DealMaker Group
Member
WSG in North America Group
Member
WSG Main Group
Member
WSG Recruitment Committee
Member
ABA Group
Member
IBA Group
Member
Mergers & Acquisitions Group
Member
Private Equity Group
Member
Trade and Investment Group
Member
Profile

By recognizing what the client considers most important and understanding his or her risk tolerance, Hunter focuses on key priorities to keep deals moving forward efficiently and cost-effectively.

Hunter counsels clients on a variety of corporate transactions, including:

  • Domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate reorganizations and recapitalizations
  • Private equity/venture capital investments
  • Intellectual property transactions
  • Joint ventures
  • Public and private securities offerings

Private equity and venture capital firms rely on Hunter's extensive experience with change of control issues and deal terms when making investments in life science, healthcare technology and advanced manufacturing companies. Likewise, corporate management and directors turn to Hunter for counsel on strategic transactions, fiduciary duties, and corporate governance matters for his appreciation of their objectives, and his commitment to achieving positive results.

Hunter serves as counsel to domestic and international clients in connection with cross-border transactions and financings. Leveraging his international experience, Hunter is Waller's representative to World Services Group (WSG), a global membership association of independent legal, accounting and financial services firms. He currently serves on the WSG Board of Directors.

Bar Admissions

Tennessee

Education

J.D., Washington and Lee University, 1989
B.A., cum laude, Vanderbilt University, 1985
Areas of Practice

Corporate | Corporate Governance | Healthcare | Healthcare Mergers & Acquisitions | Healthcare Securities | Intellectual Property | Mergers & Acquisitions | Securities

Professional Career

Professional Associations

Member, American Bar Association
Member, Tennessee and Nashville Bar Associations
Member, International Law, Business Law and Health Law Sections of the American Bar Association and the Corporate Governance and Legal Opinions Committees of the ABA Business Law Section
Member, American Health Lawyers Association, Life Sciences Practice Group
Member, Life Science Tennessee
Member, International Bar Association
Member, International Fiscal Association
Chair, North American Regional Council of the World Services Group, an international association of leading legal, accounting and financial services firms
Advisory Board Member, Nashville Capital Network
Member, Waller Legal Opinions Committee