Sarah Clark Hannah

T 615.251.5584
F 615.251.5551
The Pinnacle at Symphony Place
150 3rd Avenue South, Suite 1900
Nashville, Tennessee 37201

Sarah is a Member in the Nashville office of Frost Brown Todd LLC. She represents public and private companies in a wide array of corporate and commercial transactions, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate, and franchising.


Transaction counsel in connection with the Delaware bankruptcy filing of Specialty Packaging Holdings, Inc., a national cosmetics manufacturer.

Finance counsel in connection with the refinancing of distressed consumer products company.

Transaction counsel in connection with the purchase of a multi-state synthetic lease facility.

Transaction counsel in connection with multiple acquisitions of franchised businesses in the food service and hospitality industry.  

Assistant Secretary to the Board of Directors of a real estate investment trust.

Franchise counsel in connection with compliance with state and federal franchise and business opportunity laws.

Highlights & Recognitions

  • 2012 Business Leader Women Extraordinaire Honoree
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Stars®, 2013

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • ABA Forum on Franchising
  • Entrepreneur Center
  • Lawyers' Association for Women

Recent Blog Posts

Civic & Charitable Organizations

  • Young Leaders Council Participant
  • Youth About Business Volunteer
  • Volunteer Lawyers and Professionals for the Arts Volunteer

Non-FBT Publications and Events

USCC 2011 TN/KY Ideal Exchange and Alliance Program, Lease Issues Unique to Franchise System Program, August 2-3, 2011

Advanced Issues in Real Estate Law, October 3-4, 2011

TN Real Estate Law Conference, Real Estate Tax Issues, December 8-9, 2011

Other Contact Info


Alyson Cunningham
T 615.743.6746