Jason Lewallen advises both public and private companies from a wide range of industries, including many within the healthcare sector, on real estate, finance and general commercial law matters. He works closely with his clients throughout all aspects of their transactions, with a focus on helping them achieve the desired business objectives in a practical, timely and cost-effective manner.
International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)
American Health Law Association (AHLA)
Legal Aid Society — Volunteer
Represented Addus HomeCare Corporation (Nasdaq: ADUS) in four strategic acquisitions and in its underwritten public offering of 2.3 million shares of common stock in 2019.
Representation of Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE: RHP) in various refinancing transactions in September and October 2019, which successfully refinanced almost $2 billion in indebtedness. Refinancing transactions for Ryman included:
• The private placement of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.750% senior notes due 2027.
• A tack-on private placement of an additional $200 million aggregate principal amount of 4.750% senior notes due 2027.
• A tender offer for Ryman’s outstanding $350 million 5.00% senior notes due 2021 and a redemption of such notes not tendered.
• The extension of the maturity dates of Ryman’s existing $700 million revolving credit and $200 million term loan A to March 31, 2024, and March 31, 2025, respectively, the increase of the $200 million term loan A to $300 million, and the increase of the accordion feature under Ryman’s credit agreement from $500 million to $600 million.
Representation of Walker Die Casting, Inc., a Tennessee-based corporation that produces high-quality aluminum die castings, in its sale to Allison Transmission (NYSE: ALSN), the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles
Represented Genesco in its sale of Lids its hat-focused division
Represented Addus HomeCare Corporation (Nasdaq: ADUS) in its acquisition of Arcadia Home Care & Staffing.
Represented Tennessee Steel Haulers, Inc. in its sale to Daseke, Inc.
Represented Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) in its sale of 41 communities
Represented United Natural Foods Inc. (Nasdaq: UNFI) in its acquisition of Haddon House Food Products Inc; Nor-Cal Produce, Inc.; and Global/Organic Specialty Source, Inc.
Represented Emdeon Inc. in its acquisition of Altegra Health
Represented CLARCOR Inc. (NYSE: CLC) in the sale of its packaging subsidiary to CC Industries, Inc $48 million cash
Phillip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition
Omicron Delta Kappa
Phi Kappa Phi