Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C. announce the addition of two attorneys, Hannah-Claire Boggess and Peter Newman, who will serve the firm's real estate and litigation and risk management practice areas.
"We are pleased to officially welcome our newest attorneys, both of whom served as associates in our summer program," said Mark Cunningham, president and managing shareholder at Chambliss. "With Hannah-Claire's creative mind and Peter's problem-solving skills, I am confident they will enhance our client service in fresh and innovative ways, focusing on finding strategic solutions to meet each client's goals."
Ms. Boggess regularly counsels business and real estate clients on leasing, property sale, acquisition, and development matters. In addition, she assists developers with rezoning applications, warehouse transactions, sales of shopping centers and condominiums, and acquisitions of multi-tenant shopping centers.
Ms. Boggess graduated summa cum laude from the University of Tennessee with a bachelor's degree in public relations and a minor in business. She continued her education at the University of Tennessee College of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude. While in law school, she served as a member of the Tennessee Law Review and Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law. Ms. Boggess is currently a member of the Chambliss Startup Group, where she counsels entrepreneurs, startups, and small businesses.
Mr. Newman's practice focuses on complex commercial litigation. He often represents clients in industries such as health care, manufacturing, transportation and logistics, and financial services. He assists with matters related to product liability, contracts and payment disputes, and other commercial affairs. Mr. Newman graduated cum laude from Wheaton College and the University of North Carolina School of Law, where he served as articles editor for the North Carolina Law Review.