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Front Page - Friday, February 28, 2020

Chambliss announces new president, managing shareholder


Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel has elected Mark Cunningham to serve as president and managing shareholder of the firm.

Cunningham has served in numerous leadership roles at Chambliss, including executive committee member and chair of the health care section.

He has received regional and national accolades for his work in health care law.

Cunningham will work with Tony Young, the firm’s executive director, to oversee the firm’s professional services and overall operations.

He will continue to represent clients in his health care practice, which serves numerous health care professionals and companies at local, regional and national levels.

Cunningham succeeds Mike St. Charles, who served as the firm’s managing shareholder for many years.

Cunningham is a native Chattanoogan who has served Chambliss’ clients for over 20 years and has worked with a variety of health care industry leaders across the country.

He serves as outside general counsel for revenue cycle providers throughout the U.S. and advises health care providers throughout the Southeast.

Cunningham has been recognized by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers, Best Lawyers in America, Mid-South Super Lawyers and Who’s Who in American Law.

He previously served as chair of the Tennessee Bar Association’s Health Law Section and is a graduate of Leadership Chattanooga (2003).

Cunningham graduated Order of the Coif at Tulane University School of Law and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he was Phi Beta Kappa.

Founded in 1886, Chambliss is a Chattanooga-based law firm serving local, regional and national clients.

Source: Chambliss Law