K. Stewart Day


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Stewart Day advises clients on complex corporate mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, and other strategic transactions. Stewart’s clients include public and private companies, including private equity funds who invest and operate in markets such as technology, insurance and manufacturing. Additionally, Stewart represents physician practice management companies and other healthcare companies in merger and acquisition transactions and governance matters. His practice includes:

  • Mergers & Acquisitions – Counseling buyers and sellers in both public and private company transactions, including in highly regulated industries such as insurance and healthcare.
  • Private Equity – Counseling private equity sponsors and portfolio companies in a broad range of acquisitions, mergers, joint ventures, and restructurings.
  • Healthcare Transactions – Counseling healthcare companies and healthcare private equity funds in complex transactions in industries including hospice and senior care, specialized physician practices, pharmaceutical, and healthcare IT services.

Stewart prides himself on providing superior client service. Clients have praised him for being “an excellent document drafter” who “has very practical solutions to often complex problems.”

Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Stewart practiced as an associate in the insurance group of Wiley Rein LLP in Washington, D.C. Stewart earned his law degree from the Duke University School of Law and a dual B.A. in political science and German literature from Duke University.


American Bar Association — Business Law Section

Association for Corporate Growth — Tennessee Chapter

American Health Law Association (AHLA)

Duke Nashville Alumni Group — Board of Directors (2019–current)

Tennessee Ornithological Society