Ryan Holt
Sherrard & Roe
150 3rd Ave So, # 1100
Nashville, TN 37201
Work Phone: (615)742-4200
Fax Phone: (615)742-4539
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Ryan focuses his practice on all types of business litigation, including breach of contract, real estate, commercial landlord-tenant, partnership and governance, false advertising, mortgage lending, and business torts. His practice also includes representing creditors in bankruptcy, hospital and physician litigation, trust and estate litigation, and all types of appellate litigation. Ryan has represented a wide range of clients, including manufacturers, commercial developers and landlords, insurance carriers, hospitals and physicians, charter schools, durable-good distributors and salespeople, mortgage lenders, financial-services companies and brokerages, a private-equity company, a technology start-up, and an international commodities trader. He has represented publicly traded companies, family businesses, and individuals. Ryan was his law school valedictorian. He received first honors in six courses, including contracts, constitutional law, securities regulation, and corporations. His peers elected him Editor in Chief of the Vanderbilt Law Review. Before joining the firm, Ryan was a law clerk to the Honorable Gilbert S. Merritt, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. While in law school, he interned for the Honorable George C. Paine, Chief Judge for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Tennessee. Raised in Nashville, Ryan is a founding board member of Intrepid College Preparatory Charter School. He is on Montgomery Bell Academy’s Young Alumni Board. He was in the 2013 class of Nashville Emerging Leaders. After college, Ryan taught sixth-grade math in an inner-city public school in New York City through Teach For America.

Additional Information

TBA Membership Status: Member : 2015 - 2016
Legal Education: Vanderbilt Law School
Year Licensed: 2011
Year Licensed in Tennessee: 2011
Section Membership(s): Young Lawyers Division, Litigation Section, Appellate Practice Section, TBA Members
Practice Areas/Areas of Interest: Antitrust Law, Appellate Practice, Business Law, Insurance Law, Litigation - Commercial