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Sep 05, 2012, 09:46 ET

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Announces Key Additions to Real Estate Capital Markets Practice in Washington Office

 Bass, Berry & Sims PLC today announced the addition of three experienced corporate and securities attorneys to its Washington, DC...

Apr 13, 2012, 14:46 ET
Todd Rolapp.  (PRNewsFoto/Bass, Berry & Sims PLC)

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Elects Todd Rolapp Managing Partner

 Bass, Berry & Sims PLC today announced the election of Todd Rolapp as the new managing partner of the firm, effective January 1, 2013....

Feb 13, 2012, 09:26 ET

Former Top DOJ Attorney John Kelly Joins Bass, Berry & Sims PLC

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC is pleased to announce the addition of John Kelly, a former top U.S. Department of Justice official, as a...

Dec 05, 2011, 10:05 ET

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Named One of the Nation's "30 Best" Law Firms for Client Service

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC is pleased to announce that in a national survey of Fortune 1000 in-house counsel it has been named to the 2012 BTI...

Sep 12, 2011, 11:33 ET

Sixth Circuit Upholds Dismissal of Fraud Class Action Suit Against Morgan Keegan & Co.

On September 8, 2011, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit ruled in favor of Morgan Keegan & Co., a Memphis, Tennessee-based...

Jun 22, 2011, 08:31 ET

Delaware Bankruptcy Court Vindicates AutoZone in Four-year Litigation by Chapter 7 Trustee

On June 9, 2011, a Delaware bankruptcy court ruled in favor of Memphis-based AutoZone, rejecting approximately $7 million in  claims asserted...

May 31, 2011, 08:04 ET
Brook Lathram joins Bass, Berry & Sims PLC's Commercial Litigation Practice in Memphis, TN.  (PRNewsFoto/Bass, Berry & Sims PLC)

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Expands Business Litigation Practice in Memphis With Addition of Leading Litigation and Trial Practitioner J. Brook Lathram

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC, a blue-chip law firm based in Tennessee, is pleased to announce the addition of J. Brook Lathram as a new partner in...

Nov 03, 2010, 09:02 ET
Eli J. Richardson.  (PRNewsFoto/Bass, Berry & Sims PLC, Jon LeMay)

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Expands Internal Investigations and Government Enforcement Practice with New Member Eli J. Richardson

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC is pleased to announce the addition of Eli J. Richardson to the firm’s Nashville, Tennessee office. (...

Sep 13, 2010, 11:00 ET

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Named One of the Nation's 'Standout' Firms in Securities Litigation

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC is pleased to announce that the firm has been recognized as one of a select few "standout" law firms most sought after...

Jul 12, 2010, 11:14 ET

Federal Judge Robert L. Echols To Join Bass, Berry & Sims PLC

The Honorable Robert L. Echols, former Chief Judge of the United States District Court of the Middle District of Tennessee, will join the Nashville...

Jun 15, 2010, 11:42 ET

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Receives Top Honors in Tennessee from Chambers USA

Twenty-eight Bass, Berry & Sims PLC attorneys have been listed in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, the most attorneys...

May 04, 2010, 15:50 ET

Nashville Law Firm Reports No Interruption in Client Service

Bass, Berry & Sims is pleased to report that our law firm is continuing to serve all our clients during the flood emergency in Nashville,...

Jan 26, 2010, 14:28 ET

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Expands; Adds Seven Members, 10 Associates

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC, a corporate law firm based in Tennessee, announced today its election of seven members as well as the addition of 10...

Nov 05, 2009, 17:25 ET

Morgan Keegan Wins High-Yield Fund Arbitration and Receives Award of Fees and Costs

A Financial Institution Regulatory Authority (FINRA) panel has denied an $8.2 million claim against Morgan Keegan & Company, Inc., relating...

Aug 17, 2009, 13:32 ET

Midsize Law Firm Makes Big-Firm Commitment To Litigation Training for Associates

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC, a leading corporate law firm based in Nashville, Tenn., announced today the completion of its first associate...

Aug 11, 2009, 13:05 ET

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Named a '2009 Best Law Firm for Women'

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC, a leading corporate law firm, has been named by Working Mother magazine and Flex-Time Lawyers LLC, as a "Best Law...

Jun 08, 2009, 09:09 ET

General Counsel Honor Bass, Berry & Sims as a 'Top Corporate Law Firm'

Corporate Board Member Magazine Releases Annual List of "America's Best Corporate Law Firms" Bass, Berry & Sims PLC has been named the best...