Brent Bowman

Whether advising clients on securities offerings and strategic transactions, or assisting healthcare providers with facility acquisitions and joint ventures, Brent Bowman gets to know both the individuals he represents and the industries in which they operate.

Since joining Waller in 2004, Brent has represented a wide range of clients such as healthcare companies and manufacturing companies in the following areas:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Joint ventures
  • SEC compliance and periodic reporting
  • Registered and private offerings of securities
  • Venture capital financing
  • Various capital-raising and strategic transactions
  • Corporate governance
  • General corporate legal matters

For example, Brent has represented large healthcare systems in acquisitions and divestitures of individual healthcare facilities, physician practices and outpatient facilities such as radiation oncology centers, ambulatory surgery centers and diagnostic imaging facilities.  Brent also has extensive experience in establishing joint ventures with physicians and physician groups.  



  • Advised publicly traded manufacturer of energy systems in numerous strategic transactions
  • Represents manufacturing companies as lead attorney in connection with acquisition transactions
  • Advised publicly traded manufacturer of energy systems in connection with numerous public offerings of securities in the aggregate amount of over $400 million
  • Advises early-stage companies in venture capital financing transactions
  • Provides ongoing representation of national healthcare companies in acquisitions of ambulatory surgery centers, cancer centers and diagnostic imaging centers
  • Represents national healthcare companies in joint ventures with physicians and physician groups
  • Assisted national healthcare company in the sale, through an auction process, of facilities with a combined value exceeding $500 million
  • Represents clients in settlement negotiations related to commercial disputes
  • Extensive experience in contract drafting and providing legal advice with respect to operational matters 
  • Advises boards of directors of publicly-traded companies in matters of corporate governance
  • Represents shareholders in matters of shareholder engagement and corporate governance
  • Extensive experience advising publicly-traded companies in Securities Exchange Act of 1934 compliance 
  • Provides ongoing representation of companies across multiple industries in private placements of securities
  • Advise clients across multiple industries in connection with various capital-raising and strategic transactions



  • Member, Nashville, Tennessee and American Bar Associations

Prior Affiliations

  • Software Consultant, Aspect Communications, formerly TCS Management Group, 1997-2001


  • J.D., cum laude, University of Tennessee College of Law, 2004
    • Tennessee Law Review
    • Warren Wesley Kennerly scholarship
    • Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society
  • B.A., Vanderbilt University, 1997

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Industries Served

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee