Jonathan D. Stanley


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Jon Stanley’s practice involves a variety of corporate and securities matters, including mergers and acquisitions, securities filings, corporate governance, and other transactional matters. Within these fields he serves a broad base of clients, ranging from large private equity firms to founder-owned local businesses. Many of his clients are healthcare companies or companies that serve the healthcare industry, and he is well-versed in the special regulatory issues that these companies face. Jon’s practice includes:

  • Mergers & Acquisitions – Representing clients on a variety of public and private change of control transactions, including special committee representation, going private transactions, tender offers, acquisitions of ESOP’s, and representations and warranties insurance supported acquisitions.
  • Public Company Advisory & Corporate Governance – Advising companies on various corporate governance and SEC compliance issues, including periodic filings with the SEC, and matters related to executive compensation and fiduciary duties of boards of directors.
  • Private Equity – Guiding U.S. based and international private equity funds and their platform companies in strategic acquisitions and restructurings.
  • Venture Capital – Efficiently handling investments in start-up and growth companies on behalf of both founders and investors.

Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Jon was a shareholder at Harwell Howard Hyne Gabbert & Manner, P.C.


American Health Law Association (AHLA)