Paul Singleton represents companies of all sizes in a wide variety of business related matters in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, financing and general business planning. He has worked with clients across several industries, including real estate, healthcare, automotive, construction and technology / telecommunications. His practice includes; negotiating purchase and sale agreements and related documents; managing and conducting the due diligence process for acquisitions and dispositions; and advising on various general corporate matters including entity formation and corporate governance.
Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Paul practiced in the Corporate, Business & Tax Group at Manier & Herod in Nashville, Tennessee. He also served in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Middle East aboard the USS Constellation prior to beginning his legal career.
American Bar Association — Business Law Section, Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity and Venture Capital Subcommittees
American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)
Nashville Bar Association
Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants — Associate Member
Literacy Council of Sumner County — Board of Directors
Served as main counsel on the recent Columbus Crew acquisition by a private investor group led by Dee and Jimmy Haslam (Crew SC Holdings)
Represented CoreCivic in the refinancing of their bank credit facilities
Represented TripleCare in its sale to a telemedicine solutions company
Represented River Associates Investments in its acquisition of GAHH, LLC
Served as lead healthcare regulatory counsel to Ardent Health Services in its acquisition of East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System (ETMC)
Represented Nashville Soccer Holdings, a private entity led by John Ingram, in connection with its year-long bid for (and subsequent award of) an MLS expansion franchise
Represented PhyMed Healthcare Group in its acquisition of Traverse Anesthesia Associates
CoreCivic acquired Time to Change, Inc.
Represented River Associates in its acquisition of a tech focused parking solution company
Served as healthcare regulatory counsel in the company’s merger with LHP Hospital Group
Tennessee Law Review — Editor
U.S. Marine Corps — Honorable Discharge; Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, National Defense Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Overseas Deployment Ribbon