NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and YP Nashville named Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney David Wicker as a finalist for the 2017 Nashville Emerging Leader Awards, which recognize young professionals under the age of 40 for significant professional accomplishments as well as their commitment and contributions to the community.
“We are incredibly proud of David,” stated Gregory D. Smith, Member and Office Executive Member of the Nashville office. “Not only is David a top-notch attorney, he is incredibly dedicated to Nashville as a community, and is involved in so much around town. I’ve told him on more than one occasion that I don’t understand how he manages to be in three places at one time. I’m not surprised he was selected as a finalist.”
Five finalists were selected in each of the 14 industry categories by a committee of community leaders. Individual responses to essay questions were evaluated in the areas of professional achievement, leadership and community involvement. Wicker was selected as a finalist under the legal services category. Winners will be announced at a ceremony on August 3, 2017, at Lipscomb University.
Wicker is a Member (Partner) based in Stites & Harbison’s Nashville, Tenn., office. His practice includes all aspects pertaining to the development, acquisition, sale and financing of commercial real estate. He represents owners, developers, lenders and other participants in a wide array of real estate transactions. His practice also regularly involves providing guidance on corporate and commercial transactions, forming and modifying business entities and joint ventures, and the documentation of syndicated credit facilities, asset-based loans, real estate financing, and the extension of credit to various types of businesses.