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John Stone Golwen

John Stone Golwen

Practice areas:

Litigation, Securities & Investment Fraud, Health Care

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Health Care: 25%
  3. Securities & Investment Fraud: 25%

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Contact Info

Bass, Berry & Sims, PLC

100 Peabody Place
Suite 900
Memphis, TN, 38103


MSAuthorized to practice law201306/11/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Arbitration; Litigation - Securities; Litigation - BankingBest Lawyers in America2014
Super Lawyer -- Business LitigationSuper Lawyers2014
Business LitigationSuper Lawyers2013
Arbitration; Litigation -Securities; Litigation - BankingBest Lawyers in America2013
Lawyer of the Year 2013 Litigation - Securities TennesseeBest Lawyers in America2012
Arbitration; Litigation - Securities; Litigation -BankingBest Lawyers in America2012
Arbitration; Litigation Securities; Litigation BankingBest Laywers in America2011
Litigation - CommercialBest Lawyers in America2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2000

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant Practice Group Leader - LitigationBass Berry & Sims2013 - Present
Chairman, Business Disputes GroupBass, Berry & Sims2010 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Lawyers Journal Club of MemphisMember2007 - Present
Federal Bar Association (Memphis Mid-South chapter)President2003 - 2004
Memphis Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Tennessee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Federal Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Federal Bar Association (Memphis Mid-South chapter)MemberN/A
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
Leo Bearman, Sr. American Inn of CourtMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
EMG v. AutoZone, Inc.Obtained Summary Judgment for AutoZone

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Publication NameTitleDate
Memphis Business JournalRecent Trends in Alternative Fee Arrangements2013
Washington and Lee Law ReviewStatutes of Limitation for Section 10 (b) and Rule 10b-5: A New Proposal for Uniformity1989

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington and Lee University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
College of William and MaryN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1986