Close X
Attorney Spotlight

What colorful method does Claire Miley use to keep up with the latest healthcare regulations as they relate to proposed transactions? Find out more>

Search

Close X

Experience

Search our Experience

Experience Spotlight

On December 1, 2016, Parker Hannifin Corporation and CLARCOR Inc. announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement under which Parker will acquire CLARCOR for approximately $4.3 billion in cash, including the assumption of net debt. The transaction has been unanimously approved by the board of directors of each company. Upon closing of the transaction, expected to be completed by or during the first quarter of Parker’s fiscal year 2018, CLARCOR will be combined with Parker’s Filtration Group to form a leading and diverse global filtration business. Bass, Berry & Sims has served CLARCOR as primary corporate and securities counsel for 10 years and served as lead counsel on this transaction. Read more here.

CLARCOR
Close X

Thought Leadership

Enter your search terms in the relevant box(es) below to search for specific Thought Leadership.
To see a recent listing of Thought Leadership, click the blue Search button below.

Thought Leadership Spotlight

Securities Law Exchange BlogSecurities Law Exchange blog offers insight on the latest legal and regulatory developments affecting publicly traded companies. It focuses on a wide variety of topics including regulation and reporting updates, public company advisory topics, IPO readiness and exchange updates including IPO announcements, M&A trends and deal news.

Read More >

Bass, Berry & Sims Receives Top Honors in Tennessee from Chambers USA 2013

May 28, 2013

Nashville, Tenn., (May 28, 2013) – Thirty-six Bass, Berry & Sims PLC attorneys have been listed as leaders in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, the most attorneys listed of any firm in the state of Tennessee. Listings are based on thousands of in-depth interviews by Chambers USA staff who researched the strengths and reputations of attorneys all across the United States.

The firm as a whole received a #1 ranking for Tennessee in seven practice areas:

  • Banking & Finance

  • Corporate/M&A

  • Environment

  • Healthcare

  • Labor & Employment

  • Litigation (General Commercial)

  • Real Estate

Bass, Berry & Sims was ranked #1 more times than any other firm in the Tennessee category.

Two firm attorneys received additional recognitions:

  • James H. Cheek III was named a "Star Individual" for his Corporate/M&A practice. A "Star" ranking is given to lawyers with exceptional recommendations in their field. 

  • John A. Good was listed as a leader nationwide for his Capital Markets: REITs practice.

Bass, Berry & Sims' attorneys were listed as leaders in the following practice areas in Tennessee:

Nashville
  • H. Lee Barfield II – Litigation: General Commercial; Litigation: Medical Malpractice Defense 
  • C. Dewees Berry IV – Real Estate; Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use 
  • James H. Cheek III – Corporate/M&A 
  • Matthew M. Curley – Healthcare: Government Investigations & Fraud 
  • Michael L. Dagley – Litigation: General Commercial 
  • J. Page Davidson – Corporate/M&A 
  • Wallace W. Dietz – Litigation: General Commercial 
  • Felix R. Dowsley III – Banking & Finance 
  • Tim K. Garrett – Labor & Employment 
  • J. Andrew Goddard – Environment 
  • Dale Grimes – Litigation: General Commercial 
  • Bob Horton – Labor & Employment 
  • Angela Humphreys – Healthcare 
  • Paul G. Jennings – Litigation: Bankruptcy 
  • Howard H. Lamar III – Corporate/M&A 
  • Claire F. Miley – Healthcare: Regulatory 
  • Michael Moschel – Labor & Employment 
  • J. Allen Overby – Corporate M/A 
  • William N. Ozier – Labor & Employment 
  • Michael S. Peek – Real Estate 
  • Cynthia Y. Reisz – Healthcare; Healthcare: Regulatory 
  • Brian D. Roark – Healthcare: Government Investigations & Fraud 
  • Todd J. Rolapp – Corporate/M&A 
  • Cynthia N. Sellers – Banking & Finance 
  • D. Mark Sheets – Real Estate 
  • James S. Tate Jr. – Banking & Finance 
  • G. Scott Thomas – Environment 
  • Bob F. Thompson – Banking & Finance; Banking & Finance: Regulatory 
  • Overton Thompson III – Litigation: General Commercial 
  • F. Mitchell Walker Jr. – Corporate/M&A 
  • Leigh Walton – Healthcare
Memphis
  • John A. Good – Corporate/M&A 
  • Brook Lathram – Litigation: General Commercial 
  • John Speer – Litigation: General Commercial 
  • Richard R. Spore III – Real Estate 
  • John A. Stemmler – Real Estate

About Chambers and Partners
Chambers and Partners, based in London, began as general book publishers in 1969. Since 1990, they have published the Chambers Guide to the UK legal profession. The USA Guide was first introduced in 2003. For more information on rankings, visit www.chambersandpartners.com.

About Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
With more than 200 attorneys representing numerous publicly traded companies and Fortune 500 businesses, Bass, Berry & Sims PLC has been involved in some of the largest and most significant business transactions and litigation matters in the country. For more information, visit www.bassberry.com.


Related Professionals

Related Services

Notice

Visiting, or interacting with, this website does not constitute an attorney-client relationship. Although we are always interested in hearing from visitors to our website, we cannot accept representation on a new matter from either existing clients or new clients until we know that we do not have a conflict of interest that would prevent us from doing so. Therefore, please do not send us any information about any new matter that may involve a potential legal representation until we have confirmed that a conflict of interest does not exist and we have expressly agreed in writing to the representation. Until there is such an agreement, we will not be deemed to have given you any advice, any information you send may not be deemed privileged and confidential, and we may be able to represent adverse parties.