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Nelson Mullins Elects Brewer, Haltom to Partnership,
Brassel to Of Counsel in Nashville

Nashville (Jan. 4, 2017)–The partners of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP have elected Lori Brewer and James A. Haltom to the partnership and promoted Thallen Brassel to of counsel. All are former associates based in the Nashville office.

Ms. Brewer joined the Firm in 2013 and practices with the Venture Capital and Technology Team. She concentrates her practice on technology transactions. Her principal practice includes the representation of clients ranging from technology startups to Fortune 100 companies in connection with agreements related to cloud computing, privacy and security, joint ventures, strategic alliances, licensing arrangements, and comprehensive outsourcing solutions.

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Mr. Haltom joined the Firm in 2014 and practices with the Business Litigation Group.  He focuses his practice on resolving commercial litigation cases, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights claims, insurance disputes, and financial services litigation. In addition to the practice of law, he is a reserve military officer in the U.S. Army National Guard and is a combat veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

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Ms. Brassel joined the Firm in 2013 and practices with the Corporate Group. Her practice is focused in the areas of corporate, tax, and technology law as well as outsourcing and advertising law. She has experience advising clients on a range of complex commercial transactions including mergers and acquisitions, financings, and technology outsourcing.

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Established in 1897, Nelson Mullins has more than 500 attorneys and other professionals with offices in Colorado, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia. For more information on the Firm, go to

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