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In June 2017, Pinnacle Financial Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: PNFP) closed a $1.9 billion merger with BNC Bancorp (NASDAQ: BNCN) pursuant to which BNC merged with and into Pinnacle. With the completion of the transaction, Pinnacle becomes a Top 50 U.S. Bank. The merger will create a four state footprint concentrated in 12 of the largest urban markets in the Southeast. 

Bass, Berry & Sims has served Pinnacle as primary corporate and securities counsel for more than 15 years and served as counsel on the transaction. Our attorneys were involved in all aspects related to the agreement, including tax, employee benefits and litigation. 

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It seems that lately there has been a noticeable uptick in Regulation A+ activity, including several recent Reg A+ securities offerings where the stock now successfully trades on national exchanges. In light of this activity, we have published a set of FAQs about Regulation A+ securities offerings to help companies better understand this "mini-IPO" offering process, as well as pros and cons compared to a traditional underwritten IPO.

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Bryan R. King

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Bryan R. King

Associate

Washington, D.C.
(202) 827-2965 TEL
(202) 478-2277 FAX
Washington, D.C.
(202) 827-2965 TEL
(202) 478-2277 FAX

Bryan King focuses his practice on federal contracting matters, including handling all aspects of bid protests and appeals. He has represented numerous government contractors before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Government Accountability Office (GAO), Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Hearings and Appeals, the Civilian and Armed Services Boards of Contract Appeals and other government agencies on procurement-related issues.

Bryan's practice includes:

  • Government Contracts – Representing small businesses from HUBZone, 8(a), Woman-Owned, and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned (SDVO) SBA programs throughout the contracting process, including teaming agreements and subcontracts, drafting protest documents and commentary, and handling the appeals process from initial complaints to helping clients navigate hearings and ADR proceedings.
  • Litigation – Representing government contractors in litigation proceedings.
  • Corporate – Advising federal contractors and subcontractors on matters related to corporate administration, including drafting shareholder agreements and other documents specific to 8(a) and SDVO small businesses, as well as supporting corporations with export compliance as mandated by the U.S. Export Administration.

Bryan has extensive experience in the Washington, D.C. area, beginning his career with clerkships at the SBA Office of General Counsel and the Federal Communications Commission Enforcement Division.

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Virginia Bar Association

American Bar Association- Subcontracting, Teaming and Subcontracting Strategic Alliances Committee (2015)

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Accolades

The George Washington University Alumni Association Award for Extraordinary Leadership and Commitment to the University (2008)

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