John H. Rowland - Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

John H. Rowland

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005
Phone: 615-726-5544

John H. Rowland, shareholder in the Nashville office, concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial litigation and business reorganization.

Alma CollegeBA 1986University of Kentucky College of LawJ.D. 1989
Midsouth Commercial Law InstituteBankruptcy Court Committee, Nashville Bar Association, 2004

Case History

Representative Matters
  • WesterN SizzliN Corporation (Dallas, Texas) – Successful representation of acquirer of $200 million national restaurant chain in competing plan Chapter 11.
  • Service Merchandise Company, Inc. (Nashville, Tennessee) – Representation of nearly 60 commercial landlords in bankruptcy of national jewelry and home goods retailer; subsequent representation of more than 50 defendants in avoidance and claim litigation.
  • Murray, Inc. (Nashville, Tennessee) – Representation of approximately 30 preference defendants in bankruptcy of national lawn and garden equipment manufacturer.
  • Four Stones Properties, Inc. (Memphis, Tennessee) – Representation of majority bondholder in contested Chapter 11 confirmation hearing resulting in acquisition of multi-family housing complex; competing plan case.
  • Regal Cinemas, Inc. (Nashville, Tennessee) – Representation of large landlord group in Chapter 11 reorganization of national movie theater chain.
  • Graphic Arts, Inc. (Portland, Oregon) – Representation of significant equity and debt participant in successful Chapter 11 restructuring of prominent West Coast publisher.
  • RGVP II, L.P. (Nashville, Tennessee) – Successful representation of owner of multi-family housing complex in contested confirmation hearing and subsequent cramdown of primary lien holder's claim.

Office Location

Baker Donelson Center, Suite 800
211 Commerce Street
Nashville, TN 37201
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Bankruptcy of the Nashville Metro Area
John H. Rowland has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy

Other Information

Gender: Male