Farris Bobango PLC


John A. Bobango
Memphis Office
(901) 259-7100 (voice)
(901) 259-7150 (fax)
jab@farris-law.com
Areas of Practice
Administrative Law/Government Relations/Lobbying
Banking
Business Transactions
Employment Law
Health Care LawIntellectual Property
Mergers and Acquisitions
Private Equity
Real Estate
Securities
Taxation
Venture Capital
Bar Admissions
Tennessee, 1983
Arkansas, 1985
Florida, 1986
Education
University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida, 1984
LL.M., Masters of Law in Taxation

Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee, 1983
J.D.

Arkansas State University, 1978
B.A., Bachelor of Arts
Published Works
Resolution Trust Corporation: How to Play the Game, (Co-Author), Arkansas Bankers Association, August, 1990

The Adjustable Rate Mortgage Loans Audit & the Usury Disclosure Issue, (Co-Author), Kentucky Savings and Loan Association, May, 1991
Honors and Awards
Named Best Lawyers 2016 Securities / Capital Markets Law "Lawyer of the Year" in the Memphis metropolitan area.

Listed in the Best Lawyers in America, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities/Capital Law, Tax Law and Venture Capital Law, 2008 - Present
 
Recognized as a Tennessee Top 100 in the Mid-South Super Lawyers, 2011 edition
 
Named a Memphis Top 50 Attorney in the Memphis Area Super Lawyers, 2011 edition
 
Mr. Bobango is AV® Peer Review Rated - the highest possible peer review rating from Martindale Hubbell.
Professional Associations and Memberships
Memphis Bar Association
Member

Tennessee Bar Association
Member

Arkansas Bar Association
Member

American Bar Association, Taxation Section
Member

The Florida Bar
Member

Professional Activities
Shelby County Republican Party Finance, Chairman, 1999 - 2000

Memphis City Council, Member, 1996 - 2000

State of Tennessee, Enterprise Zone Management Board, Member, 1992
John A. Bobango

Mr. Bobango's practice concentrates in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, securities, venture capital, private equity, health care, real estate, taxation and government relations. Mr. Bobango has significant experience with a variety of financing structures, including private securities offering (both debt and equity transactions) and secondary mortgage markets. Mr. Bobango served on the Memphis City Council from 1996 to 2000 and formerly served as chairman of the Joint City and Shelby County Community Redevelopment Agency. He currently serves as President of Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity.  Mr. Bobango is a member of the Memphis, Arkansas, Tennessee and American Bar Associations and the Florida Bar. He has been a frequent lecturer on securities, mergers and acquisitions and venture capital related issues.

 

 

 
Alumni Association to Honor John Bobango, Ron Miller and the late Ed Way as Distinguished Alumni of 2015.
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On December 29th John Bobango and Lockie Dearman were announced as king and queen of Carnival Memphis 2015.

 John A. Bobango was recently elected as the 50th International President of Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity.
 
 
 
 


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