Hannah Kay is a member of the Commercial Litigation Practice Group, as well as the Appellate Group and Construction Law Task Force, where she represents clients in complex business litigation.  She has experience across a wide variety of subject matters, including contractual disputes, real estate deal and brokerage litigation, construction litigation, insurance law, product liability litigation, and appellate work, as well as copyright litigation.

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Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2017
  • U.S. District Courts
    • Tennessee: Middle, Eastern, Western
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
    • 6th Circuit
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Tennessee
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee


  • Nashville Bar Foundation, Leadership Forum, Class of 2022
  • Nashville's Top 30 Under 30, Middle Tennessee Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 2020
  • Nashville Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Enterprise Award, 2019
  • Graduate, National Institute for Trial Advocacy, Deposition Skills

Education & Honors

  • University of Tennessee College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2017
    • Editor-in-Chief, Tennessee Journal of Law and Policy
    • Member, Cardozo BMI Entertainment and Communications Law Moot Court Competition Team
    • Academic Excellence Awards in Nine Legal Areas
    • Internship, the Honorable Sharon G. Lee, Tennessee Supreme Court
    • Teaching Assistant, Contracts I
    • Student Member, Faculty Appointments Committee
    • Leading as Lawyers: Trans-Pacific Perspectives, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law ­– Brisbane, Australia
  • Wake Forest University, B.A., English and Communication, magna cum laude, 2012
    • President’s Aide
    • Wake Forest Excellence Award, Four-Year Scholarship Recipient
    • Mortar Board
  • Clerkship, Honorable J. Daniel Breen, U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee, 2017-2018


  • ​Assistant Editor and Editorial Assistant, Food Network Magazine, New York, NY, 2012- 2014 

Papers, Presentations, & Publications