Vanderbilt University Law School, Juris Doctorate, May 2017.
The University of Connecticut, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus on Accounting, May 2012.
Ricky is an associate in the Nashville office of Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP who’s experience primarily lies in the fields of entertainment, intellectual property and corporate law, with a broad knowledge base in the areas of music, technology, commercial lending, mergers & acquisitions and day-to-day corporate matters. Ricky’s experience as a Certified Public Accountant allows him to see the obstacles and concerns of his clients from many different perspectives.
Ricky’s broad range of experience in complex corporate and entertainment transactions provides him with the opportunity to better understand the marketplace and which in-turn allows him to be the best advocate for his client. Throughout the course of his career, he has advised private companies of varying sizes in all stages of growth and development as well as through a variety of exit opportunities.
Ricky’s practice also focuses on various aspects of copyright, trademark and intellectual property law. He has assisted clients in different industries register and protect their intellectual property and understands how important it is to stay informed on the quickly-changing world of intellectual property law.