Trevor M. Sava

Since joining Waller in 2012, Trevor Sava has focused on assisting companies in the healthcare industry with a wide range of legal and business issues. Trevor’s experience in transactional engagements, corporate governance and general corporate matters is complemented by his insight and understanding of client business concerns. Trevor is able to resolve complex issues within the context of clients’ strategic objectives. Accessible and responsive, Trevor is an effective negotiator on behalf of clients.

Trevor's experience with clients includes assisting clients ranging from public companies to start-ups with:

  • Acquisitions/divestitures
  • Mergers
  • Strategic business transactions
  • Governance issues

He has represented clients in the manufacturing and technology industries in the negotiation and documentation of mergers and acquisitions, operating contracts and in general corporate matters.


  • $27 million membership interest purchase of an ambulatory surgery center consortium
  • $220 million affiliation agreement between two healthcare systems
  • $160 million asset purchase of a hospital
  • General contract counsel to a healthcare IT company
  • $45 million asset sale of an Internet photo-sharing company
  • $56 million asset and stock sale of a U.S.- and China-based chemical manufacturer
  • $8 million stock sale of a pathology practice
  • $65 million asset purchase of a copper manufacturer
  • $27 million stock purchase of an aircraft parts manufacturer
  • International distribution arrangement providing for the sale of automotive parts in Qatar


  • Member, Tennessee, Alabama, Ohio and American Bar Associations
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member, Nashville Health Care Council

Prior Affiliations

  • Associate, McDonald Hopkins LLC, Cleveland, Ohio, 2010-2012
  • Associate, Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLC, Cleveland, Ohio, 2007-2009
  • Associate, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC, Birmingham, Alabama, 2006-2007
  • Consultant, UPS Supply Chain Solutions, Nashville, Tennessee, 2002-2003


  • J.D., Tulane University Law School/Harvard University Law School, 2006,

    Tulane Journal of International and Comparative Law

    Moot Court Board

  • M.B.A., Case Western Reserve University, 2010,

    Ames Business Plan Award Winner

  • B.S., magna cum laude, Auburn University, International Business, Logistics, 2001

Legal Services

Industries Served

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • Ohio
  • Alabama

Up Close

Trevor has a knack for survival. Before joining Waller, Trevor served as part of the Anti-Fraud Unit for the U.S. State Department in Pakistan, survived Hurricane Katrina and endured five long winters in Northeast Ohio while his wife completed her residency and fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. Trevor has traveled extensively throughout the world, but he and his wife chose Nashville as the place to raise their three sons.