Entertainment and Sports Law Section

This section was created in recognition of the increasing number of practitioners in entertainment and sports law. The section presents an annual CLE program and helps members stay up to date on trends and activities in this specialized area of practice.

Chair
Riley Warnock & Jacobson
1906 West End Ave
Nashville, TN 37203
(615)320-3700
Immediate Past Chair
Volunteer Lawyers &...
1900 Belmont Blvd
Nashville, TN 37212
(615)460-8274

Nashville Law Firm Opens Entertainment Law Practice

Stites & Harbison PLLC is starting a new Nashville-based entertainment law practice, bringing on Stephanie Taylor as a partner from Bone McAllester Norton PLLC to lead the new practice, Nashville Business Journal reports. Taylor serves on the board of the Foundation for Bluegrass Music and the International Bluegrass Music Museum. Stites & Harbison currently employs 28 attorneys in its Nashville office, making it the sixth-largest law firm in Nashville, according to the Nashville Business Journal. Bone McAllester recently added Suzanne Kessler to its entertainment law practice. 

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Entertainment Law Firm Moving to Music Row

Nashville entertainement firm Keller Turner Ruth Andrews Ghanem and Heller PLLC is under contract to buy a two-story office building on Music Row, Nashville Business Journal reports. Neighbors near the property include RCA recording studios, some offices for Sony/ATV Music Publishing and a proposed luxury hotel operated by Richard Branson's Virgin Group Ltd. "We're excited. With us being an entertainment firm, it's a natural fit,” said Jason Turner, one of the firm’s founding partners. The firm, with clients including OneRepublic and the Backstreet Boys, is currently located in the Terrazzo tower in the Gulch.

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