It is our pleasure to recognize and congratulate Karl Braun for being selected for inclusion in the 20th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America.  Mr. Braun is a partner in HBS’s Nashville office and was given this honor by his peers for his work and expertise in the practice area of Entertainment Law – Music.  Mr. Braun has worked extensively in transactional practice, with a heavy focus within the entertainment industry.  Mr. Braun himself spent over fifteen years as a professional musician and songwriter, and his inside knowledge of the complex inner-workings of the industry have helped him assist countless clients.  He represents people from all aspects of the business, from artists to producers, to managers, and is a regular speaker at the annual Entertainment, Sports and Intellectual Law Conference.  Mr. Braun received his B.A. in creative writing from Eckerd College and continued on to attend the Georgia State University College of Law.  We wish to congratulate Mr. Braun on this significant achievement and look forward to his continuing excellence.