Rob Pinson

First and foremost a liquor lawyer

Members of the alcohol industry turn to Rob Pinson to assist with their licensing and regulatory needs. While Rob can help with all things alcohol in Tennessee, he works extensively with distilleries, wineries and breweries on licensing matters so the clients can focus on running their business. He assists clients across the United States with federal and state rules and regulations regarding advertising, marketing and commerce.


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Get To Know Rob

While Rob occasionally enjoys his clients' products, he really enjoys spending time with his family and being a punching bag for his two sons.

Rob's Related Experience

Cloudscale365, Inc. acquires all stock of Georgia-based Strategic Systems Consulting, Inc.

Represented Cloudscale365, Inc. as transaction counsel during their acquisition of all the stock of Georgia-based Strategic Systems Consulting, Inc., a similar email exchange and cloud based hosting services company.

Distillery honoring first Jack Daniels Master Distiller opens

Assisted in the structuring and licensing needed to open the only African-American-owned and woman-owned distillery in Tennessee, which was named after Nearest Green, an African-American man who was Jack Daniels’ first Master Distiller.

New brewery/distillery entertainment venue opens in Nashville

Assisted Ole Smoky Distillery, LLC and Yee-Haw Brewing, LLC in the licensing of a new unique location that contained both a brewery and distillery.

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  • LL.M (Taxation), University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2005
  • J.D., University of Tennessee College of Law, 2003
    • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
    • Student Materials Editor, Tennessee Law Review
    • James R. & Nell W. Cunningham Excellence in Legal Writing Award
    • Tennessee Law Review Second Year Prize
  • B.A., Oberlin College, 1998

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • Kentucky

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Nashville, Tennessee and Kentucky Bar Associations

Community Involvement

  • YMCA Center for Civic Engagement
  • Graceworks

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