Porter focuses his practice on M&A, securities, and other corporate matters.
While earning his JD at the University of Tennessee College of Law, Porter served as research editor for the Tennessee Law Review, a member of the Executive Board of the Student Bar Association and a member of the LawMeets Transactional Moot Court Team and received CALI Awards for business associations, securities regulation, and contract drafting. He was also the recipient of the Concentration in Business Transactions Award, which recognizes the top student in the transactions concentration.
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Named to "Legal Elite," Young Guns (Lawyers Under 40), Business North Carolina, 2020, 2021
Selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Corporate Law, 2021
11 McGuireWoods Lawyers Honored Among Business North Carolina’s ‘Legal Elite’
January 12, 2021
Six McGuireWoods Lawyers Among Business North Carolina’s 2020 Legal Elite
January 14, 2020
McGuireWoods Advises EXL in $150 Million Convertible Debt Investment by The Orogen Group
October 15, 2018
McGuireWoods Advises Park Sterling Corp. in $691 Million Stock-for-Stock Merger
April 28, 2017