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from the Waypoint Law Team

Bob Mendes | September 14, 2015

Bob Mendes elected Council At-Large

After eight months on the campaign trail, Bob Mendes was elected to serve as Metro Council At-Large by Davidson County voters. Bob secured one of five open At-Large seats on the Metro Council and finished third overall out of 26 contenders, receiving more than 41,000 votes.  Bob will serve all of Davidson County during his […]

Bob Mendes | August 17, 2015

Waypoint Attorneys Named “The Best Lawyers in America”

Waypoint Law is pleased to announce that Bob Mendes and Robin Bicket White have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 22nd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.   Both Bob and Robin were honored in the Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Litigation – Bankruptcy practice areas.  […]

Bob Mendes | April 30, 2015

Bob Mendes Named “Best of the Bar” in 2015

Waypoint Law is pleased to announce that Bob Mendes has been named “Best of the Bar” by the Nashville Business Journal.  To assemble the winners’ list, the NBJ asked the Middle Tennessee community to nominate attorneys who should be recognized for their work.  The nominees then voted on one another, with each being asked to […]

Bob Mendes | December 03, 2014

Nashville Noncurrent Loans At A Post-Recession Low

December 3, 2014 – Earlier this week, the Nashville Post reported that banks in Middle Tennessee had hit a post-recession low in noncurrent loans. Naturally, with bad loans down, profits are up dramatically, and new lending is up. Let me make a few quick observations about this. The first observation is that the numbers being […]

Bob Mendes | December 01, 2014

Suppliers Begin Involuntary Bankruptcy Petitions Against Vista Pro

Nashville-based auto parts maker Vista-Pro is facing a forced bankruptcy after three suppliers filed a petition for involuntary bankruptcy earlier this month. The creditors are represented by Bob Mendes and Mark Donnell of Waypoint Law.

Bob Mendes | December 01, 2014

Waypoint Law adds former MGLAW, Frost Brown attorney

New local law firm Waypoint Law has added Robin Bicket White as a member. White is the first attorney added to Waypoint following the firm’s launch last month by veteran local business attorneys Bob Mendes and Mark Donnell. Mendes formerly founded MGLAW and oversaw its merger with Frost Brown Todd in 2012.

Bob Mendes | December 01, 2014

Robin White Joins Waypoint Law

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Dec. 1, 2014 — Waypoint Law is pleased to announce that Robin Bicket White will join the firm as a Member. Robin guides business clients through financial distress situations.  Robin also draws from her years of representing businesses and business owners to mediate all types of business disputes.   With Waypoint, Robin will focus on mediation and advising businesses facing […]

Bob Mendes | November 11, 2014

Mendes Launches New Firm

Veteran local business attorney Bob Mendes has left Frost Brown Todd 30 months after merging his former MGLAW firm into the regional player. Mendes on Monday launched Waypoint Law, a practice that will handle transactions, litigation and insolvency cases. Waypoint has set up shop in the Regus business suites hub in the Fifth Third Center […]

Bob Mendes | November 07, 2014

A Great Start for Waypoint

It’s been a busy week for Waypoint Law, PLLC. On November 3, we launched.'s time for my next is the 1st day of business for Waypoint Law, PLLC: — Bob Mendes (@mendesbob) November 3, 2014 The Nashville Post picked up the story. And the second: Mendes leaves Frost Brown Todd to launch […]

Bob Mendes | November 03, 2014

Bob Mendes Launches Waypoint Law PLLC

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Nov. 3, 2014 — Today’s legal landscape is filled with predictable challenges and a few surprises. It takes experience and resources to be prepared for both.  Waypoint knows the way. Waypoint will have a diverse business law practice that includes transactions, litigation and insolvency. The firm will also guide clients through change management […]