Zane Cavender


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Zane Cavender represents clients on a broad range of transactions involving the development, transfer, and licensing of technology and intellectual property. He helps clients protect their IP assets and represents them in a variety of transactions, including licensing and service agreements, mergers and acquisitions, strategic relationships, and others.

Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Zane was an associate at Nelson Mullins LLP, where he concentrated on software licensing, outsourcing arrangements, and other technology transactions. He earned his law degree from Vanderbilt Law School, a master’s degree in education and bachelors degrees in political science and psychology from Southern Methodist University. During his undergraduate studies, Zane interned in the office of U.S. Senator John Cornyn (Washington, D.C.)


American Bar Association

American Health Law Association

Nashville Bar Association

Tennessee Bar Association

Southern Methodist University — Dallas Hall Society