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2005 FCHS graduate Timothy Van Hal

Currently: a Corporate and Securities Associate at Bass Berry & Sims, Law Practice in Nashville, Tennessee

Timothy Van Hal advises clients on a variety of corporate, securities, and capital markets law matters including advice related to initial public offerings, high yield indentures and redemptions and investment grade debt offerings. He has worked on a variety of debt and equity deals serving corporate clients as well as private equity houses and underwriting banks as well as varied mergers and acquisitions, block trades, and other smaller capital markets matters. Tim works across a range of industries including manufacturing, financial services, pharmaceuticals, biotech, REITs and online retailers.

Prior to joining the Bass, Berry & Sims, Timothy practiced at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP in the Frankfurt, Germany office, where he represented public and private companies in corporate transactions, including international cross-border offering

After graduating from FCHS Tim received his B.A. summa cum laude from Georgetown University in 2009 and his Doctor of Law in 2013 from Vanderbilt University Law School.  Accolades: Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law – Managing Editor; Vanderbilt Law School – Law and Business Certificate, Chancellor's Law Scholar; Phi Beta Kappa

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