Philip B. Whitaker - Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Philip B. Whitaker

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010
Phone: 423-209-4182

Philip Whitaker, a shareholder in the Firm's Chattanooga office, concentrates his practice in real estate, business transactions and estate planning, including commercial and residential real estate development and finance transactions, as well as health care and senior housing financing and acquisition and development of long term care facilities. Mr. Whitaker's practice also includes the drafting of wills and trusts and the implementation of sophisticated estate planning strategies.

University of VirginiaBA University of TennesseeJ.D.
Military Service

Case History

Representative Matters
  • Represented regional long-term care provider in negotiating and closing a $6.5 million loan for the construction of a 50-unit, 75-bed personal care home in the state of Georgia.
  • Represented national transportation carrier with negotiation and sale of regional transportation terminal in the state of Nebraska.
  • Represented regional long-term care provider with $7.5 million lease-purchase of 180-bed skilled nursing facility and 70-unit residential care facility.
  • Represented regional long-term care provider with $9.3 million purchase of 152-bed skilled nursing facility and 340 unit assisted living facility.
  • Represented regional real estate developer with development and sale of 24-unit, 35-unit and 48-unit mixed-use condominium developments.
  • Represented national transportation carrier with acquisition of leasehold interests in distribution centers located in Arizona, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah and Washington.
  • Represented national long-term care provider with sale of long-term leasehold interest in 240-bed skilled nursing facility.
  • Negotiated and closed re-finance of $19 million loan secured by 29,000 sq. ft. office building and terminal situated on 48-acre site in southern California.
  • Represented national transportation carrier with $5.3 million refinance of indebtedness secured by terminals in Tennessee and Georgia.

Office Location

1900 Republic Centre
633 Chestnut Street
Chattanooga, TN 37450
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Real Estate Law
Trusts and Estates