Bob F. Thompson


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In his almost 40 years practicing law, Bob Thompson has counseled financial institutions, including banks and bank holding companies, insurance holding companies and investment banking firms and hedge funds, in acquisitions, capital market transactions, corporate governance and regulatory compliance. He recently advised one of the largest managed care companies in the U.S. when it was acquired for more than $8 billion, and he currently represents two of the three largest publicly held bank holding companies headquartered in Tennessee.

Bob has been recognized by Chambers USA as someone who “‘is highly regarded for his longstanding expertise in both transactional and regulatory matters. He is held in high regard as a ‘high-quality banking and finance lawyer’ and is described by one source as ‘the most respected and experienced financial services attorney in the state.'” (from Chambers USA 2017).

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Nashville Bar Association — Ethics Committee

Tennessee Bar Association

American Bar Association — Banking Law Committee, Federal Regulation of Securities Committee

Tennessee Bankers Association — Lawyers Committee

American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)