Thompson Burton adds partner

Veteran attorney to focus on bankruptcy, receivership, distressed asset matters
Apr 21, 2014 7:00 AM
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Ex-Louisiana-Pacific accountant named MP&F controller

McNeely Pigott & Fox Public Relations has named Chad Raphael its controller.

Raphael (pictured) is a former corporate accountant for Louisiana-Pacific Corp. From 2007 to 2013, he worked as a budget analyst and administrative officer at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Before that, Raphael was a staff accountant with Nashville public accounting firm Faulkner, Mackie & Cochran.

“Chad is a hardworking, conscientious problem-solver,” MP&F senior partner Mark McNeely said in a release. “He offers a wealth of corporate financial experience, and we are proud to have him on our team.”

Raphael, a New Orleans native, graduated from the University of Tennessee in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree in communications. He earned a Master of Accountancy degree from Belmont University in 2006.

Apr 18, 2014 7:00 AM

Gullett Sanford names member

Veteran attorney focuses on real estate, banking law
Apr 17, 2014 11:50 AM
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Waller adds restructuring practice chair to board

Nashville partner first joined firm in '02
Apr 17, 2014 10:49 AM

Cumberland River Compact names executive director

Announcement comes as nonprofit's ex-leader to serve as board chair
Apr 17, 2014 10:22 AM

On the Move: 17 April 2014

Golden Spiral, MidSouth Bank, Mid-South Commercial Law Institute, PearlPoint announce updates
Apr 17, 2014 8:00 AM
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Crownover firm adds real estate specialist

Music Row-based law firm Crownover Blevins has recruited real estate attorney Phil Irwin as of counsel. Irwin grew up in Maryland, where he also was a real estate broker and still owns a title company. He brings Crownover's attorney roster to five. The firm also said Charity Asher has come on board as executive assistant and that it has moved its offices from the second floor to the third floor of its 54 Music Square East home.

Apr 17, 2014 7:04 AM

Tractor Supply promotes operations leader

Former Dollar General exec becomes retailer's third EVP
Apr 17, 2014 6:54 AM

Bill Frist joins California-based company's board

Lab testing company to roll out Walgreens services this year
Apr 16, 2014 3:00 PM

Royalty Exchange taps Harmon VP of music sales

Royalty Exchange has named Rusty Harmon vice president of music sales in Nashville. Harmon is the former manager of Hootie & The Blowfish. Raleigh, N.C.-based Royalty Exchange is an online marketplace for buying and selling royalties in music, patents, trademarks and film/television. Read more here at

Apr 16, 2014 10:30 AM