Our firm handles the entire spectrum of government enforcement issues that arise for our clients, ranging from compliance policy making and training, to routine government subpoenas, to full-blown crises such as law-enforcement raids on company facilities that require a rapid, sophisticated and cohesive response.
Our corporate and securities practice encompasses mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, corporate governance and shareholder activism.
Our attorneys advise businesses of all sizes from start-up to international Fortune 500 companies on all facets of employee benefits programs. Additionally, our team counsels individual CEOs and boards on a range of executive compensation arrangements.
We work with the full spectrum of financial services companies, including state- and nationally-chartered local, regional and national banks (public and private) and their holding companies; federal and state-chartered thrifts; agent banks; insurance companies and their holding companies; health maintenance organizations; preferred provider organizations; captive insurers; insurance brokers; insurance agencies; third-party administrators; representatives and investment advisors; trust companies; and brokerage firms.
Healthcare disputes can be complex and often involve sensitive business relationships. Our team represents healthcare providers and hospital systems in managed care disputes, risk management, professional liability matters and medical staff disputes.
Our team of more than 200 attorneys encompasses the multitude of legal specialties necessary to service one of the largest, most highly regulated industries in the U.S.
Our attorneys offer the complete range of legal services for the identification, development, acquisition, protection, commercialization and enforcement of intellectual property (IP) assets and related technology.
Our cross-border work spans across industries, including healthcare, technology, financial institutions, manufacturing, retail and energy, and includes transactional, litigation and compliance experience.
We advise clients on labor and employment matters from a perspective that connects their dynamic labor and human resources needs with affirmative strategies.
The life sciences team at Bass, Berry & Sims works with global companies across this diverse industry offering strategic legal guidance and compliance advice from product development to launch and promotion, and all the steps in between.
“Top-notch firm with an outstanding reputation for its wide-ranging civil litigation expertise.” (from Chambers USA 2019)
Bass, Berry & Sims has long been a preeminent public finance and economic development law firm in Tennessee with experience that extends across the Southeast.
We understand real estate from all vantage points. Our clients include developers, public and private owners, operators, investors, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, lenders and real estate investment trusts (REITs).
Our attorneys have extensive experience in high-profile administrative and regulatory matters before federal and state regulatory agencies.
Our attorneys represent professional sports organizations, media and technology companies and related businesses in the sports industry to provide strategic, business-minded solutions on critical, high-profile matters.
Our tax attorneys serve businesses of all sizes, as well as individuals, and provide comprehensive counseling regarding all aspects of local, state and federal taxation.