Burr & Forman

Tully D. Hazell

Tully D. Hazell
  • J.D., with honors, George Washington University School of Law School (1985)
  • B.A. and B.S., with honors, University of Colorado (1982)
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Chambers USA, Leading Practitioner in Banking & Finance; Real Estate (2010-2016)
  • The Best Lawyers in America in the Banking and Finance category - since 2006
  • Georgias Whos Who Legal in the Banking category
  • Chambers USA Leader in their Field for four consecutive years -since 2009
  • Georgia Super Lawyer in the Banking practice area since 2009

Partner | Atlanta, GA

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Business & Succession Planning Business Formation Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Executive Compensation International Law & Tax Mergers & Acquisitions Private Equity & Venture Capital Real Estate Securities Litigation Corporate

Tully is a Partner in the firm's Transactional Group based in our Atlanta office. His practice concentrates on all aspects of negotiated transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, capital restructurings, private equity and venture capital transactions, real estate development, joint ventures and multi-member LLCs, entity and tax planning, non-public securities offerings, technology and IP, distribution networks, and executive employment arrangements.

He has also counseled special committees of Board of Directors of various public and non-public entities on confidential matters. He serves as Principal Attorney to numerous privately held “middle-market” companies with revenues in the $5M to $200M range, and also advises several U.S. affiliates of entities based outside the US. Tully is the administrative head of the firm’s corporate practice in Atlanta, and also serves on numerous firm committees.

Tully is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, with roots to Missouri including his grandfather, Don Faurot, for which the University of Missouri football field has been dedicated. While in law school, Tully was a member of the George Washington University Law Review.

Tully lives with his wife, Julie, and their two daughters in the Midtown area of Atlanta. He is active in a variety of community activities, including efforts for APS (the Atlanta Public School system) and pro bono legal activities.

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