Burnstein to Replace Tishler as Waller Chair

The Nashville law firm of Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis has named Matthew Burnstein as its new chairman, the Nashville Business Journal reports. Burnstein will succeed John Tishler effective Aug. 1. Tishler, who led the firm since 2008, will resume his bankruptcy and restructuring practice and assume the role of chairman emeritus. Burnstein’s practice focuses on corporate transaction, mostly in the health care industry. He served on Waller’s board of directors from 2006 to 2012.