NASHVILLE, TN—Mr. Roberts assumes the role from Brigid M. Carpenter, who has served as the Nashville managing shareholder since 2017. Ms. Carpenter will return to a full-time focus on her practice, which includes products liability defense, catastrophic personal injury defense, defense of class actions, and prosecution and defense of commercial disputes.
While serving as office managing shareholder, Mr. Roberts will maintain his legal practice, which is focused on corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and public and private equity and debt offerings. He works with clients across industry sectors, including manufacturing, health care, and technology. Mr. Roberts has extensive experience in representing management and private equity funds in middle-market recapitalizations, acquisitions, and divestitures.