Jonathan S. Hurt is an Associate in the Corporate Practice of Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP.
Mr. Hurt represents domestic and international clients in a variety of corporate and transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, venture capital and private equity transactions, emerging company issues and private placements. He has transactional experience within several industries, including real estate, manufacturing, technology, and professional services industries.
Mr. Hurt received a B.A. in Philosophy, summa cum laude, from Transylvania University in Lexington, KY. He earned his J.D. degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Alabama School of Law in 2016 where he graduated in the top 5%. For academic achievement, he received the Hugo L. Black Scholar Award at the end of his second year and the M. Leigh Harrison Award upon graduation. He was also a member of the Campbell Moot Court Board and named Best Senior Editor of the Alabama Law Review, which published his student note.
Author, Note, A Textual Structure of Confusion: Problems with the Federal Rules Governing Impeachment by Evidence of Criminal Conviction, 67 ALA. L. REV. 1217 (2016).