Lori B. Morgan
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.
Her practice includes:
- Corporate Finance – Assisting issuers and underwriters or financial advisers in connection with registered public offerings of equity and debt securities, Rule 144A offerings and private placements.
- Real Estate Capital Markets – Advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings and other real estate-related transactions.
- Mergers and Acquisitions – Representing public and private company clients in a variety of acquisitions of public and private targets and dispositions.
- Joint Ventures – Representing clients on joint ventures in the real estate, hospitality, healthcare and retail sectors. Her experience includes counseling on formation and ongoing operation of joint ventures in a variety of structures, as well as financings and restructurings for joint ventures.
Lori also serves on the firm’s entry-level hiring committee.
Media Mentions & Firm News
The Best Lawyers in America© — Corporate Governance Law; Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law (2016-2024)
Best Lawyers® — Nashville Corporate Governance Law “Lawyer of the Year” (2018)
Phi Beta Kappa
Harvard International Law Journal — Editor-in-Chief (1993-1994)