Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C. is announces the addition of Jared Adams, an associate attorney who will serve the firm's health care and nonprofit clients.
"With our health care and nonprofit services continuing to expand, Jared is joining us at the perfect time," said Jim Catanzaro, shareholder and health care section chair. "We quickly saw the value he brings to our team, and I look forward to watching him grow as he serves our clients in rapidly evolving industries."
Mr. Adams counsels for-profit and nonprofit entities throughout the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic in the health care, biotech, transportation, professional services and manufacturing industries. He often works with organizations, including nonprofits, startups and established companies on a wide range of business and regulatory matters. As a member of the Chambliss Startup Group, he counsels entrepreneurs and startups from beginning to end, advising on issues like entity formation, fundraising through venture and seed financings and mergers and acquisitions.
"Through his previous experience as legislative counsel to U.S. Senator Bob Corker and working for the Tennessee General Assembly, Mr. Adams values public service and seeks to work with organizations to expand their community involvement and impact in a prudent and cost-effective manner," officials said.
Before relocating to the Chattanooga area, Mr. Adams practiced as a transactional attorney in Roanoke, Va., where he also served as an active board member for Family Promise of Greater Roanoke and Feeding Southwest Virginia.
Mr. Adams attended Wake Forest University School of Law and was managing editor of the Wake Forest Journal of Law and Policy. He also graduated magna cum laude from Middle Tennessee State University.