W. Michael Baisley
Attorney W. Baisley is a Member of Long, Ragsdale & Waters, P.C., a law firm in Knoxville, TN. As a lawyer in Knoxville, Tennessee, attorney Baisley serves Knox County, as well as clients throughout Tennessee.
Areas of Practice
- Business Law
- Construction / Development
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Real Estate
Admitted to Practice Law
- 2005, Tennessee
- 2005, United States District Court - Eastern District of Tennessee
|:||Furman University, BA, 2002|
|Law School||:||University of Tennessee College of Law, JD, 2005|
- Tennessee Association of Construction Counsel
- American Bar Association, Business Law Section
- American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction Industry
- Associated General Contractors of America
- Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church
- Federalist Society
- Furman University Alumni Association
- Tennessee Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
- Board of Governors, Knoxville Bar Association
- President, Knoxville Barristers
W. Michael Baisley practices in the areas of business transactions, real estate, commercial law, and business litigation. Typical client engagements include new entity formation, mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions, shareholder disputes, and bankruptcy and creditor's rights. He also represents both owners and contractors in construction disputes.
Mr. Baisley received his law degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2005, where he was a member of The Tennessee Law Review and served on the editorial board for Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law. In 2004, his classmates elected him President of the Business & Tax Law Association and he was also named a member of the Moot Court Board after earning honors for "Best Brief" in the Advocate's Prize Competition. Upon completing law school. Mr. Baisley received a Dean's Citation for extraordinary service to the College of Law.
Mr. Baisley is an active leader in the Knoxville legal community. He served as President of the Knoxville Barristers in 2009 and as a member of the Board of Governors for the Knoxville Bar Association. He is also a member of the Tennessee Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Federalist Society, and the Associated General Contractors Young Constructors Forum.
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Born: Rockwood, TN
Long, Ragsdale & Waters, P.C.
1111 N. Northshore Drive, S-700
Knoxville, Tennessee 37919
Long, Ragsdale & Waters, P.C. was founded in 1986. Since its founding, Long, Ragsdale & Waters, P.C. has grown to a size of 12 attorneys. Long, Ragsdale & Waters, P.C. is located in Knox County Tennessee.
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Knoxville Attorney Mike Baisley Joins Long, Ragsdale & Waters, P.C.
January 21, 2018 — Business and securities attorney W. Michael (Mike) Baisley has joined the Knoxville law firm of Long, Ragsdale & Waters, P.C. effective January 1, 2018. Mr. Baisley focuses his practice in the areas of business transactions and securities, including mergers & acquisitions, formation of new LLCs, corporations and partnerships, private securities offerings, and real estate transactions.