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L. Leigh Walton

L. Leigh Walton

Practice areas:

Corporate & Incorporation, Securities Offerings, Mergers & Acquisitions, Health Care

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Health Care: 25%
  2. Mergers & Acquisitions: 25%
  3. Securities Offerings: 25%
  4. Corporate & Incorporation: 25%

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Contact Info

Bass, Berry & Sims

150 Third Avenue South
Suite 2800
Nashville, TN, 37201

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive197906/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Lawdragon 500 DealmakersLawdragon MagazineN/A
Leading Lawyers in AmericaLeading Lawyers in AmericaN/A
Lawdragon 3000Lawdragon MagazineN/A
Lawdragon 500Lawdragon MagazineN/A
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who in American LawN/A
International Who's Who of Business LawyersInternational Who's Who of Business LawyersN/A
International Who's Who of Corporate Governance LawyersInternational Who's Who of Corporate Governance LawyersN/A
RecognitionChambers USAN/A
Best of the BarNashville Business JournalN/A

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, Business Law Section, Mergers and Acquisitions CommitteeChair2009 - Present
American Bar Association, Corporate Practice CommitteeMember1998 - Present
American Bar Association, Corporate Laws CommitteeMember1997 - 2003
American Bar Association, Negotiated Acquisitions CommitteeMember1986 - Present
Nashville Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Order of the CoifMemberN/A
Tennessee Bar FoundationFellowN/A
American Health Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Tennessee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar FoundationFellowN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Business Law and Governance Practice Group of the American Health Lawyers AssociationBristol-Meyers Squibb/ImClone: Lessons for Pharmaceutical and Biotech Boards of Directors2008
Business Law and Governance Practice Group of the American Health Lawyers AssociationA Topping Bid for ImClone: Evolving Board Duties2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vanderbilt University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Randolph-Macon Woman's CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1973