Susan E. Rich - Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Susan E. Rich

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005
Phone: 423-752-4402

Susan Rich, shareholder in the Chattanooga office, concentrates her practice in commercial lending, banking, real estate, corporate and health care law.  Her experience includes diverse financing transactions, including asset based lending, construction lending, loan rehabilitation, bond financing, ESOPs and letters of credit, commercial and residential real estate development, diverse multi-state real estate purchase and sale transactions, mergers and acquisitions, managed care issues, and general corporate and health care related matters, including certificates of need, employment and operational issues.

Queens CollegeBA 1973Emory UniversityJ.D. 1976
American, Georgia, Tennessee and Chattanooga Bar Associations

Office Location

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


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate Law of the Chattanooga Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate Law of the Chattanooga Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Banking and Finance Law of the Chattanooga Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Securitization and Structured Finance Law of the Chattanooga Metro Area2011 Lawyer of the Year in Banking and Finance Law of the Chattanooga Metro Area2009 Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate Law of the Chattanooga Metro Area
Susan E. Rich has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Susan E. Rich has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!Susan E. Rich has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Susan E. Rich has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!Susan E. Rich has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2011!Susan E. Rich has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2009!

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law
Real Estate Law
Securitization and Structured Finance Law