TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Apr 22, 2015

Guilford F. “Gif” Thornton Jr., a partner in the Nashville office of Adams and Reese, has been elected managing partner of the firm. Thornton joined Adams and Reese in 2005 when the firm merged with Stokes & Bartholomew. A past chair of the TBA’s Government Affairs Committee, he presently serves as legislative counsel for the TBA, and represents a number of other businesses, trade associations and governmental entities with interests before Tennessee state government. Thornton succeeds Charles P. Adams Jr., who had been managing partner since 2001.