William Kent

Experienced in corporate and securities issues

William Kent assists both publicly traded and private companies on a wide range of corporate and securities issues including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions and general corporate matters. He has experience covering a variety of industries including, banking, consumer products, manufacturing, retail, healthcare and real estate.  

Prior to joining Waller, William gained valuable experience as a corporate and securities associate at Bass, Berry & Sims PLC. 

William's Related Experience

Axia Women’s Health acquires Indiana women’s health practice

Represented Axia Women’s Health in its acquisition of Indiana-based Southside OB-GYN.

Total Label sells to Main Post Partners portfolio company Fortis Solutions Group

Served as lead counsel to Total Label USA, LLC in its acquisition by Fortis Solutions Group LLC, a portfolio company of Main Post Partners specializing in packaging solutions.

Capital Alignment Partners acquires American Pavement Preservation

Represented Capital Alignment Partners in its acquisition of American Pavement Preservation LLC, a Western asphalt preservation company.

View More of William's Experience


  • J.D., cum laude, University of Tennessee College of Law, 2016
    • Editor-in-Chief, Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law, 2015-2016
  • M.B.A., University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
    • Graduate Student Assistant of the Year, 2010-2011
  • B.B.A., cum laude, University of Georgia, 2009
    • Certificate in Music Business

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Nashville Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Association of Corporate Growth

Read More

Read William's News & Insights

We want to hear from you.

Whether a current or prospective client, we are here to help your business thrive. Please send us a message and we will respond to your needs as soon as possible.