John W. Titus - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

John W. Titus

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 615-252-2341

John Titus has extensive experience in public and private offerings of debt and equity securities, proxy contests and tender offers, corporate mergers and acquisitions, and corporate financing transactions for businesses in a variety of industries, including health care, financial institutions, manufacturing, technology, hospitality services and others. He frequently functions as general counsel to his clients, advising on all aspects of corporate, securities and business law matters. He advises boards of directors and executive management of the firm’s publicly-traded clients on corporate governance matters, including compliance with requirements imposed by Sarbanes-Oxley, TARP and Dodd-Frank legislation, and general fiduciary duties in the context of mergers, acquisitions and recapitalizations. His corporate finance experience includes handling public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, proxy contests, mergers and reporting obligations of publicly traded companies; representing clients in conducting syndications of real estate investments, investments in healthcare providers, such as surgery centers, imaging centers and cancer care centers, and private investment companies (including SBICs). He has represented clients in negotiating and documenting venture capital and private equity investments and has represented venture capital and private equity clients in making such investments. He has served as Vice Chairman of the firm’s Corporate and Securities Practice Group and currently serves as Chairman of the firm’s Public Companies Team.

He has lectured and instructed on Securities and Exchange Commission reporting requirements and the recently-enacted Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and has authored a number of articles on corporate and securities law matters.

Vanderbilt UniversityBA Duke University School of LawJ.D.
American Bar AssociationTennessee Bar AssociationNashville Bar AssociationNashville Capital Network, Board of DirectorsAmerican Health Lawyers AssociationFriends Life Community

Client Comments

"I can proudly recommend John W. Titus and his associates at BABC. John provides excellent counsel, is timely, and has impeccable integrity."

-Kent Cleaver
President and Chief Operating Office
Avenue Financial Holdings, Inc.

"John Titus is simply the best I have worked with."

"John is very responsive and has very good business advice."

-Jeff Bogle
Ascira Partners, LLC

"I have worked with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings for many years and they have always met or exceeded my expectations. John Titus is one of the best Healthcare attorneys in Nashville."

-Jeff Bogle
Ascira Partners, LLC

Office Location

Roundabout Plaza, Suite 700
1600 Division Street
Nashville, TN 37203
United States

Practice Areas

Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law