Lori Morgan’s practice focuses on public equity and debt offerings for corporate issuers (including real estate investment trusts), formation and operation of joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions of both public and private acquirors and targets. She also counsels clients on general corporate and securities matters, including corporate governance and public company disclosure. Lori’s recent transactions include a public company REIT conversion transaction, a public company sale with an active go-shop process with multiple bidders and underwritten equity and debt offerings for both issuers and underwriters.
Represented of Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE: RHP) in various refinancing transactions in September and October 2019, which successfully refinanced almost $2 billion in indebtedness
Represented Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. in connection with the refinancing of its Gaylord Rockies joint venture’s existing construction and mezzanine loans relating to the new Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center in Aurora, Colorado
Represented i3 Verticals, Inc. in its initial public offering (IPO) of of 7,647,500 shares of Class A common stock for a total net proceeds of $92.5 million.
Represented Gladstone Land Corporation in its public offering of common stock
Represented Gladstone Capital Corporation in its public offering of 1,800,000 shares of preferred stock
Represented Gladstone Commercial Corporation in its public offering of common stock
Represented Gladstone Investment in its public offering of common stock
Represented Gladstone Capital Corporation in its at-the-market program offering
Represented Gladstone Land in its at-the-market program offering
Represented Gladstone Land in its March 2017 common stock offering
The Best Lawyers in America© — Corporate Governance Law; Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law (2016-2020)
Best Lawyers® — Nashville Corporate Governance Law “Lawyer of the Year” (2018)
Phi Beta Kappa
Harvard International Law Journal — Editor-in-Chief (1993-1994)