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Tenia L. Clayton


Tenia L. Clayton is a health care attorney with a focus on transactions and other corporate matters.

Professional Biography

As a member of the Health Law Group, Ms. Clayton concentrates her practice on assisting health care organizations in a variety of transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions and other corporate matters. She assists in a full range of phases throughout the timeline of transactions, from due diligence to closing.

Prior to joining Baker Donelson, Ms. Clayton served in the real estate asset management division of the Tennessee Department of General Services, and the Office of the Federal Public Defender in Nashville, Tennessee. She also completed a term of service with AmeriCorps before law school.

  • Member – American Health Law Association
  • Member – Lawyers' Association for Women, Marion Griffin Chapter
  • Member – Napier-Looby Bar Association
  • Member – American Bar Association
  • Member – Leadership Health Care
    • Recruitment Committee (2021-2022)



  • Belmont University College of Law, J.D., 2020, cum laude
    • Senior Editor, Belmont Law Review
    • CALI Award for Excellence, Criminal Constitutional Law (Spring 2019)
    • Health Law Certificate
  • Emory University, B.A. in Human Health, 2016


  • Tennessee, 2021

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