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Shannon Coleman Egle

Shannon  Coleman Egle
800 S. Gay Street, Suite 2500
Knoxville, TN 37929
T (865) 525-5134, Ext. 119
F (865) 522-5723

  • University of Tennessee, J.D., 1999
    Business Transactions Concentration
  • Lincoln Memorial University, B.A. 1996
    Major: English, Summa Cum Laude
  • All Tennessee State Courts
  • All Georgia State Courts
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • Knoxville Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • University of Tennessee College of Law Adjunct Faculty (2003 - 2006)
  • Knoxville Bar Association Functions Committee
Honors and Achievements
  • Recognized in several editions of Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • Past President of the Lincoln Memorial University National Alumni Association and Past President of the Knoxville Chapter of the Lincoln Memorial University National Alumni Association
  • Hamilton Burnett Chapter, American Inns of Court, member

Shannon Coleman Egle's extensive legal knowledge, coupled with a practical and responsive approach, allows her to help her clients achieve their business goals, which ultimately results in their businesses operating more smoothly and profitably.  Her practice areas include healthcare regulation and transactions and general business consulting and transactions, as well as real estate acquisition and development and individuals in civil tax controversies.  She represents hospitals, physician organizations, individual physicians, physician practice management companies, and a host of other business and professional entities, as well as individuals.

Ms. Coleman Egle devotes the time required to fully understand her clients' businesses, the personalities of the players within their businesses, the specific industries involved, and the rules governing their businesses.  She individually tailors her counsel to work within each client's business framework and helps her clients develop solutions to issues that arise day-to-day or within a particular transaction. 

Her main areas of focus in her Healthcare practice include:

  • Regulatory consulting
  • Business advising
  • Transactions
  • Payer Relations/Audits
  • Employment/Recruitment
  • Tennessee Attorney General investigations

Her Corporate and Transactional practice includes:

  • Business planning, including advice related to management of the business and borrowing of funds
  • Organization of business entities, including choice of entity and preparing organizational documents
  • Advising clients on statutory requirements, such as annual meetings and annual reports 
  • Assisting in mergers, acquisitions and general business transactions

Her Real Estate practice includes transactional items related to:

  • Commercial acquisition/divestiture
  • Development
Representative Healthcare Transactions

  • Represented numerous specialty physician groups in the sale of their practices to, and subsequent employment by, local healthcare systems
  • Represented healthcare system in the divestiture of one of its divisions
  • Represented numerous physicians in negotiations of employment agreements, both with private practices and hospitals
  • Represented physician groups in internal restructuring and associated documentation to better represent expected outcomes in the event of death, disability, and termination of one or more physicians in group
  • Represented physician groups and hospitals in recruitment and employment of physicians
  • Represented hospitals and physician groups in development of Professional Services Agreements in specialty areas of medicine
  • Represented providers in response to complaints filed with the Office for Civil Rights for alleged HIPAA Violations
  • Represented providers in structuring numerous imaging and infusion centers
  • Represented developer and operator of specialty hospital
  • Represented physician groups in payer audits and appeals with the Bureau of TennCare
  • Represented physician groups in Tennessee Attorney General investigations

Of Note

  • Served as an adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Tennessee College of Law, 2003-2006
  • Recognized in several editions of Marquis' Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Education, and Who's Who in American Women
  • Served as President of the Lincoln Memorial University National Alumni Association
  • Served as President of the Knoxville Chapter of the Lincoln Memorial University Alumni Association
  • Appointed as a member to the Hamilton Burnett Chapter, American Inns of Court
  • Selected for inclusion to Top Attorneys 2009- 2015, City View magazine
  • AV rating in Martindale-Hubbell
  • Served as a member of the Lincoln Memorial University Board of Trustees
  • Serves as a member of the Tennessee Bar Association's Leadership Law Class of 2011
  • Served as a member of the Knoxville Bar Association CLE Committee
  • Serves as a member of the Knoxville Bar Association's Functions Committee
  • Served as Assistant Chair of the Junior League of Knoxville Spring Gala Committee
  • Included in Knoxville Business Journal's "40 Under 40, 2012"