Provided by Kris Kemp
Kris advises both buyers and sellers of public and private companies on merger and acquisition transactions, as well as securities offerings. He also represents investors and private equity- and venture-backed companies in growth equity investments and other financing matters. His corporate practice also includes providing capital structure advice to emerging and growth companies.
Joined Bass, Berry & Sims in 2016; former shareholder at Harwell Howard Hyne Gabbert & Manner, P.C.
Tennessee Bar Association: Business Law Executive Council, Chair (2013-2016); TBA: Business Corporations Act Subcommittee (2011-2015); Nashville Capital Network: Board of Directors; American Health Law Association
JD, Vanderbilt Law School (1997); BA and BS, North Carolina State University (1992) - summa cum laude
Kris Kemp is a highly respected practitioner with extensive M&A and capital markets experience. He has a noted specialty in venture capital matters and plays a lead role on a number of the firm's most significant transactions.
"He's a good, strong M&A lawyer."