Attorney-3

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury — Plaintiff
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Workers’ Compensation Law

Litigation Percentage

Practice Devoted to Litigation
95%

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 1959
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 1961
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee, 1961
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 1961
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1967

Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, Tennessee
    • LL.B. – 1959
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    • B.S. – 1953
    • Major: Journalism

Representative Cases

  • Wright v. Singh (Medical Malpractice)
  • Henry v. Hardee’s and others (Slip and Fall, Medical Malpractice)
  • Minor v. Sitton Motor Lines (Wrongful Death, Vehicular Accident)
  • Martin v. Walker (Car Accident)
  • Roberts v. Alabama Fireworks (Personal Injury, Product Liability)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • University of Tennessee Law School Alumni Advisory Council, Member, 1975 – 1982
  • Murfreesboro Bar Association, President, 1975
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
  • Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®