B. Anthony Saunders


P 615-251-6670

F 615-256-1726


333 Commerce Street

Suite 1050

Nashville, TN 37201

Tony Saunders is a member of the Firm's Real Estate & Lending Service Team.  He concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial lending, financial institutions, real estate, bankruptcy and commercial litigation.

  • Professional Experience 
    • Former in-house counsel at a financial institution in Nashville.
    • Instructor of Business Law at Belmont University
    • Assisted in editing Craig. W. Smith's textbook, Law & Banking Applications (American Bankers Association, 1996 Ed.)
    • Conduct closings for the Nashville Area Habitat for Humanity
  • Honors 

    • Woodward/White's The Best Lawyers in America® in the areas of Real Estate Law, 2011-2021, Banking & Finance Law and Commercial Finance Law, 2013-2021
    • Highest Professional AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Education 

    1982 - J.D., with honors, University of Tennessee College of Law

    1979 - B.A., with high honors, David Lipscomb University

  • Presentations 

    Mr. Saunders has spoken at various seminars, both nationally and on a local level regarding commercial lending, banking, Uniform Commercial Code and ethics.

  • Admissions 
    • Tennessee