Adams and Reese Partners Reed Houk
, Linda Edell Howard
and Lynn Morrow
were selected among Nashville Business Journal
's “Best of the Bar,” which honors several of the elite attorneys in the Nashville area.
They will be featured in a special issue of the Nashville Business Journal
on June 24th. This year, the Nashville Business Journal
partnered with Chambers and Partners to compile the list of honorees.
At Adams and Reese, Houk is a Partner with the Real Estate Team in the Transactions and Corporate Advisory Services Group, practicing in the areas of real estate, banking and commercial law, as well as bankruptcy and reorganizations emphasizing on the development of commercial real estate. Houk is listed in Best Lawyers in Banking and Real Estate Law and ranked by Chambers USA as a Leader in the Field of Real Estate.
Howard and Morrow have catapulted the Adams and Reese Nashville Music Row office into one of the most experienced and more well-known, full-service entertainment firms with some of the bigger clients in the Country Music, Gospel Music, Contemporary Christian Music industry including Grammy-award winning Lady Antebellum, and legal counsel for the Gospel Music Association and the Christian Music Trade Association; and the Nashville Symphony.
Earlier this year, Howard and Morrow were named among “Women of Influence” by the Nashville Business Journal
Howard has closed more than 50 asset-based copyright acquisitions/sales and multi-million dollar loans and has handled matters concerning international intellectual property rights, including for the estates of Elvis Presley and George Gershwin. She is a frequent speaker on various intellectual property and new technology topics and has often served as a guest commentator for Billboard
, Music Row
magazine, the New York and Tennessee Bar CLE programs and various trade association Town Hall meetings.
Morrow has made her mark at Adams and Reese at one of the largest defense law firms in the South, rising up to the rank of Partner in Charge of the firm's Nashville Music Row office, and she has become and been recognized by her peers as one of the top Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law attorneys in the country by Chambers USA, Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers. Adams and Reese is a multidisciplinary law firm with offices strategically located throughout the southern United States and Washington, DC. American Lawyer includes Adams and Reese on its distinguished list of the nation's top law firms – “The Am Law 200.” The National Law Journal also includes the firm on the “NLJ 250” list of the nation's largest law firms.