Business Briefs 11-17-2016

Baker Donelson

Baker Donelson has announced the addition of Heather K. Iverson to the firm’s Nashville office.
Iverson joins as an associate in Baker Donelson’s Real Estate and Finance Group where she will focus her practice on commercial real estate, assisting clients in a wide variety of transactions including acquisitions, dispositions, leasing and financing. Her experience also includes assisting health care clients in identifying and resolving regulatory issues affecting their transactions.

screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-11-19-02-amA graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law, Iverson previously served as Real Estate Compliance Assistant Director for the State of Tennessee Department of General Services.

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP has announced that Timothy L. Capria has joined the firm’s Nashville office as an associate on the Intellectual Property team. He previously was with Patterson Intellectual Property Law.

screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-11-19-09-amCapria focuses on acquiring intellectual property, patent opinion practice and enforcing intellectual property rights. He has a wide range of experience prosecuting patents domestically and internationally, and he conducts freedom to operate opinions and invalidity opinions applicable to the U.S. and other countries. He primarily prosecutes patents in the life sciences and medical device fields, and provides trademark counsel for clients operating in diverse sectors. Before joining Bradley, Mr. Capria clerked in the Intellectual Property Acquisition and Investments group at, Inc. His technical background is in the life sciences, and he has worked as a laboratory technician for one of the world’s largest medical device and diagnostic companies.

Capria earned his J.D. from Duke University and his B.S. from Rochester Institute of Technology. He belongs to the Tennessee Intellectual Property Law Association and Nashville Bar Association, and serves on the board of Poverty & the Arts.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Woodmont Realty

Berkshire Hathaway Home-Services Woodmont Realty (BHHS Woodmont Realty) has added several new  real estate agents.

screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-11-19-16-amKadie Black moved to the Nashville area over 8 years ago drawn to the energy and vibrancy of the booming city in the south. Originally from Ohio, Black received her Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Muskingum University.

Prior to becoming a licensed realtor, Black serviced high-end clientele, including: music executives, celebrities, and CEOs through her company, KB Consulting.

screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-11-19-22-amDina Marie Burnett obtained her real estate license in 1997 while still residing in California, then gained her Tennessee license in October 2013. Before launching her career with Prudential as a realtor, she worked with Old Republic Home Warranty and Stuart Title. Burnett was awarded “Rookie of the Year”.
screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-11-19-27-amAndrea Burt is originally from the Memphis area. Burt and her husband recently relocated back to Tennessee from Portland, Oregon. In earning her Bachelor’s degree in English from Belhaven College in Jackson, Mississippi, Andrea devoted 10 years as a high school teacher. Andrea transitioned from the classroom into the educational software industry where she provided intuitive insight as a consultant and trainer. Her drive to become a saleswoman has ultimately led her down the path to real estate.

screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-11-19-33-amCherie Cunningham is originally from Texas. Cunningham has  settled down in Nashville in 2011. A graduate from Southern Methodist University, Cherie later earned a degree as a Jeweler Gemologist from GIA in California. Due to her passion for helping others, Cherie made the decision that she was destined for the real estate industry.

screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-11-19-39-amCarolyn Davis has started her career as a realtor with such success and determination. As a Franklin native, Davis joined the real estate industry in January 2014. Aside from her strong dedication to her clients, she also works full time for the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Indus- try in the Events & Marketing Department.

The Lipman Group

The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty welcomes Jasper Tollett as managing broker.
Tollett found his passion for real estate at an early age working as a broker throughout college. Previously at Re/Max Preferred Group and then Urban Native Real Estate Group, he joins the company with more than 15 years of experience.

screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-11-19-45-amA native Tennessean, Tollett has been awarded numerous designations and honors, particularly from the National Association of Realtors and the Tennessee Association of Realtors. Notable honors include Green Specialist (GRN), At Home with Diversity (AHWD), Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR), among many more.

Tollett is excited to represent  The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

Zeitlin & Co., Realtors

Zeitlin & Co., Realtors  has  announced that Norma Tillman is joining their group of agents serving Middle Tennessee.

screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-11-19-51-amTillman is a 30-year veteran private investigator who specializes in locating and reuniting separate families and finding missing heirs. She is the author of six non-fiction books.

As an actor, Tillman works with the Talent Trek Talent Agency and appears in television shows, commercials, music videos, print and films.

Tillman is looking forward to the challenge of assisting buyers, sellers, developers, and investors with their real estate needs. Tillman will be working from the Zeitlin Green Hills office.