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You Need an Experienced Tennessee-based Injury Lawyer on Your Side

When you’ve been seriously injured, the pressures immediately begin to mount. Get the medical treatment you deserve, even if you don’t have health insurance. No runarounds. Just honest and high-quality representation.

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Tennessee Accident Injury Claim

All auto accidents will inflict damage to you and your car. The amount of money needed to repair those damages depends on the gravity of the accident itself. If you are not responsible for the situation, you surely don’t want to be left with all the financial liability. To avoid this from happening you should think about hiring an accident injury attorney.

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Having a legal representative has its advantages. He will help you to fill a personal injury claim and survey through all the legal aspects of the process. You may try to get compensation by yourself but is better to have a specialist by your side. If you check out our article about car accidents, you will find some reasons why hiring a car crash attorney is a wise decision.

If the accident is serious, it will be accompanied by severe consequences. This has a high impact on victim's life. Try to find retribution without the help of an expert could be impossible. In the best case, you will get just a little fraction of want you deserve.

Regardless of the severity of the accident, and therefore your injury claim, a lawyer will help you through all the process. Car accident lawyers with vast experience in personal injury claims and calculations know how to get the best deal possible for you.

If you have been involved in a car accident, you should get into contact with the best lawyer available. Car crashes can prevent you from working or leave you with permanent disability and injuries that require medical attention. Your accident lawyer should be able to get the maximum amount of money as compensation for these problems.

As soon as you contact a qualified lawyer the better. We will be delighted to help you, so call us at (855) 906-2966 or let us call you to set up a free consultation today!

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Personal Injury Claim in Tennessee

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When you get injured by another person’s fault, you are entitled to compensation. This is known as a personal injury claim and it comprehends everything from traumatic injuries to simple bruises. You can make the claim all by yourself but is better if you have the help of a professional injury lawyer. He will protect your interest and he will do whatever it takes to maximize the amount of money you receive in compensation so all your expenses are covered.

Accidents can happen in any place at any time. They could be as simple as a slip and fall in a supermarket or as serious as a car crash. The severity of your injuries will be tied to the gravity of the accident. Anyway, before thinking about filling up the claim, you have to be able to prove that the injuries were caused by another person's negligence. It is the job of your injury attorney to prove it and to evaluate the legality of your claim.

Personal injury laws guarantees you monetary compensation for all the expenses related to the treatment of your injuries. In addition, having an attorney with the right experience will allow you to level the play in any negotiation. He will take care of all the paperwork and will represent you in all the steps of the process.

If you are thinking to hire a professional to take your case, you should hire the best personal injury attorney available in your area. Get a free consultation today with our team of experts either by calling (855) 906-2966 or fill up a quick form to let us call you.

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Top Lawyers Serving Tennessee

Jennifer L. Miller Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Memphis, TN

Jennifer L. Miller

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Memphis, TN

As part of Morgan & Morgan, Jennifer L. Miller represents clients in Memphis in cases of personal injury, premises liability, and inadequate and negligent security. With almost a decade of experience, she is admitted to practice in Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee state courts. Ms. Miller is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and many federal courts in Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee.An Elected Fellow of the Memphis Bar Foundation, Ms. Miller is also a member of the Association for Women Attorneys, the Memphis Bar Association, The Mississippi Bar, the Tennessee Association for Justice and the Tennessee Bar Association. Since she began her career, she has successfully handled a variety of car accident and slip-and-fall cases.Ms. Miller graduated from Millsaps College in 1997 with a Bachelor of Arts in English and history. In 2001, she obtained her Juris Doctor from The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. While in law school, she was given the American Jurisprudence Award for Civil Procedure III and was a two-year member of The University of Memphis Law Review.For her high ethical standards and long list of successful results, Ms. Miller holds the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell. Other notable experience includes an internship in the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee. AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Office Location:
One Commerce Square, 40 S. Main Street, 26th Floor,, Memphis TN 38103
www.forthepeople.com/memphis/
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Joanne (Jodi) L. Black Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Memphis, TN

Joanne (Jodi) L. Black

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Memphis, TN

Jodi Black is an attorney with the Morgan & Morgan law firm, where she works out of the firms office in Memphis, Tennessee. Licensed to practice in Kentucky and Arkansas as well as Tennessee, Ms. Black focuses her practice almost exclusively on medical malpractice. She has achieved notable success advocating on behalf of those who suffered an injury or loss as the result of substandard or negligent health care.A native of Canada, Ms. Black earned her Bachelor of Science in nursing from the University of Manitoba in 1992. Her experience as a critical care nurse enables her to better address the medical issues with her clients cases, allowing her to provide an unmatched level of counsel and support. Early in her legal career, she worked as a medical malpractice defense attorney, so she has a unique ability to devise the most effective strategies possible to help her plaintiff clients recover the full amount of compensation they deserve.Since focusing on plaintiff medical malpractice claims, Ms. Black has secured millions of dollars for her clients in state, circuit and federal courts across her region. She is also a highly compassionate attorney who remains accessible to her clients to address their questions and concerns as they arise. Dedicated to pursuing the most favorable outcomes for those she serves, Ms. Black gives each case she handles the utmost effort. She has earned numerous accolades from her peers along with positive testimonials from her many satisfied clients.Ms. Black obtained her Juris Doctor from The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in 2004, graduating cum laude. While in law school, she was heavily involved with the University of Memphis Law Review, and she received a listing in the Whos Who in American Law Schools.A leader in her field, Ms. Black has conducted numerous lectures and seminars on a variety of topics related to medical malpractice and tort reform. She is also an active member of the Tennessee Bar Association and the Tennessee Association for Justice, among her other professional affiliations.

Office Location:
One Commerce Square, 40 S. Main Street, 26th Floor,, Memphis TN 38103
www.forthepeople.com/memphis/
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Jeffrey H. Jones Top Rated General Litigation Attorney in Bartlett, TN

Jeffrey H. Jones

Top Rated General Litigation Attorney in Bartlett, TN

Attorney Jeffrey H. Jones is the founder and sole practitioner of The Law Office of Jeffrey Jones in Bartlett, Tennessee. Serving clients throughout Shelby County and the Memphis metro region as well as all across the state, Mr. Jones uses his nearly 40 years of legal experience to provide high-quality, dependable representation to those facing legal challenges involving family law and divorce, criminal defense, personal injury and workers compensation.Certified as a trial specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and certified in continuing legal education and specialization by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education & Specialization, Mr. Jones possesses the skills and extensive legal knowledge necessary to handle the demands of any clients case regardless of the complexities involved. In addition, he also has in-depth medical knowledge gained from his experience as a licensed pharmacist, which enables him to deliver effective strategies on behalf of his clients dealing with personal injury claims.In all cases, Mr. Jones works closely with those he serves, addressing their concerns and advocating for their best interests while striving to devise solutions that will help them achieve the positive results they seek. Through this high level of commitment to his clients and practice, Mr. Jones is widely regarded as one of the top trial lawyers in the region, and in 1992, he received the Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year award from the Memphis Bar Association.Mr. Jones earned his undergraduate degree in pharmacy from The University of Texas at Austin in 1974. He then attended the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, obtaining his Juris Doctor in 1977. That same year, the Tennessee Bar Association admitted him to practice, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Tennessee.He is a member of the Memphis Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the American Society for Pharmacy Law and the Fraternal Order of Police.

Office Location:
6540 Stage Road, MEMPHIS TN 38134
www.lawjj.com
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Mark Chalos Top Rated Class Action & Mass Torts Attorney in Nashville, TN

Mark Chalos

Top Rated Class Action & Mass Torts Attorney in Nashville, TN

A Trial Attorney for the Injured,The Managing Partner of Lieff Cabrasers Nashville office, Mark P. Chalos is a top litigator working on complex civil cases in federal courts in Tennessee and across the United States. Mark represents individuals who have suffered catastrophicpersonal injuries, and families whose loved ones died because of the negligence or misconduct of others.Over the past 20 years in practice, Mark has obtained millions of dollars in settlements for families who have been harmed by wrongful conduct, including the representation of 32 school children who were videotaped undressing in their school locker room (achieving a $1.28 million jury verdict) and of a young woman who suffered a severe brain injury in a car wreck (nearly $4 million jury verdict). Mark also obtained an $8 million arbitration award on behalf of a business client whose company was ruined by the wrongful conduct of a key supplier.To help fight the opioids catastrophe that has devastated communities across America,Mark represents large and small counties, cities, Native American tribes, and health benefit providers,in litigation that seeks to make our communities safer. In connection with the firms court-appointed leadership role in the national opioids litigation, Mark has been selected to serve on the team preparing for the historic first trials in the litigation. Mark has also been interviewed by various national media outlets regarding the fight to keep our families and communities safe from the opioids catastrophe.Mark has served in a court-appointed national leadership role on the Plaintiffs Steering Committee on behalf of Tennessee patients killed or left permanently injured followingepidural steroid injections administered from contaminated medication, manufactured by the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in 2012. More than 14,000 patients across the U.S. were injected with the contaminated medication, a treatment designed to relieve back pain, which led to a widespread outbreak of potentially fatal fungal meningitis. In addition to serving on the Plaintiffs Steering Committee in the NECC multidistrict litigation, Mark served as the Federal/State Litigation Liaison for the Plaintiffs.Mark also works on product defect cases against numerous U.S. and foreign corporations making and selling allegedly defective or dangerous consumer products. Some cases involve products causing unfair economic loss while others involve products causing serious injuries or fatalities. Marks product defect cases include failing automobiles and trucks, mold-plagued front-loading washing machines, and dangerous pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices.Mark has been appointed to leadership roles in numerous complex civil proceedings, including: Co-Lead MDL Counsel inIn re Whirlpool Front Loading Washer Products Liability Litigation,, MDL 2001 (N.D. Ohio); Plaintiffs Steering Committee, Federal/State Litigation Liaison, inIn re New England Compounding Pharmacy, Inc. Products Liability Litigation, (fungal meningitis/infections), MDL 2419 (D. Mass); Plaintiffs Steering Committee and Co-Chair Plaintiffs Expert Committee inIn re Navistar Diesel Engine Product Liability Litigation,, MDL No. 2223 (N.D. Ill); and Plaintiffs Steering Committee inIn re Ford Switch Fire Litigation,, Texas state MDL, Travis County, Texas, Cause No. D-1-GN-08-000901. He also represents clients in many centralized litigations across the country.An active member of the legal community, Mark serves on the Tennessee Association for Justice Board of Directors and as Treasurer of the organization. Mark has also served on the Tennessee Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Committee (Co-Chair), Nashville Bar Association YLD Board of Directors, and the Editorial Board of theNashville Bar Journal,. On the national level, in the summer of 2015, Mark was appointed Chair of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Public Education Committee and Member of the AAJ Public Affairs Committee. The Public Education Committee works on initiatives promoting knowledge of Americas civil justice system and trial bar mission. The Public Affairs Committee gives advice on policy options, tactics, and strategies with regard to trial lawyer matters.Mark and his co-authors recently updated their acclaimed book,Litigating International Torts In United States Courts, (Thomson Reuters West, 2017 ed.), a practical resource for legal practitioners and judges. Mark also regularly blogs on legal issues and issues of the day for trusted online legal publications and organizations. He has also published a number of articles in journals, including articles in the national publicationsTRIAL Magazine, andThe Trial Lawyer, on holding foreign companies accountable for injuries they cause in the U.S. and is on theLaw360,Product Liability Editorial Advisory Board, providing feedback onLaw360s, news coverage of the legal world, including case updates, policy developments, attorney information, litigation facts, and trends in various industries.Mark is a frequent speaker at legal seminars nationwide on a variety of civil litigation topics. He has also been cited by top-tier media outlets includingThe New York Times, Forbes, The Washington Post, NPRs Morning Edition, The Associated Press, CNN, CBS This Morning,, andMSNBC,. Recently, Mark acted as legal analyst for a series of articles inThe Tennessean,regarding a nationally-significant privacy trial based on illegal videos taken of a woman in a Nashville hotel by another hotel guest and distributed on the internet, leading to a $55 million jury verdict for the plaintiff.Mark has been named among The Best Lawyers in America, Mid-South Top Lawyers,Nashvilles Best Lawyers,andNashville Business Journals, Best of the Bar.Mark has been included in The Best Lawyers in America via peer vote nationwide in the fields of Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions-Plaintiffs,from 2012 through 2017. Mark was named in theNashville Business Journals, Best of the Barfrom 2015-2017 and to the Top 100: 2015 Tennessee Top Lawyers,a distinction for attorneys with the highest evaluations statewide. Mark was named an American Bar Foundation Fellow in 2016. The organization is dedicated to advancing justice through rigorous research on the law and membership is limited to 1% of attorneys in each state. Also in 2016, 2017, and again in 2018, Mark was listed as one ofNashville Posts,lawyers In Charge,particularly after he helped lead national litigation for victims of a deadly meningitis catastrophe that killed 64 people in 2012 and thereafter, and for his ongoing work on opioid litigation in response to the nationwide crisis.

Office Location:
222 2nd Avenue South, Suite 1640,, Nashville TN 37201
www.lieffcabraser.com
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Jack D. Lowery Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Lebanon, TN

Jack D. Lowery

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Lebanon, TN

As a senior partner at Lowery, Lowery & Cherry, PLLC, Jack D. Lowery focuses his practice exclusively on representing clients in criminal defense cases. Serving people throughout Middle Tennessee, including those in Mount Juliet, Lebanon, Cookeville and Gallatin, his caseload includes the following issues: sexual assault, rape, sex crimes and sex offender registry; drug crimes such as possession, interstate matters and distribution; drunk driving and DUI; domestic violence; federal and white collar crimes; and criminal appeals.Licensed to practice since 1998, Mr. Lowery is adept at complex litigation such as multi-defendant cases and high-profile issues. His successes include a not guilty verdict on behalf of a client charged with his fifth DUI and exonerating people who have been wrongfully convicted. Just as important as these results is the way that Mr. Lowery arrives at them. He is committed to keeping clients informed about their case and is highly responsive to their concerns. People who work with him know they can turn to him for advice and support at any time during the process.Mr. Lowery is a former prosecutor with significant trial experience. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, the U.S. District Courts for the Middle, Eastern and Western Districts of Tennessee, and several state courts.After earning an undergraduate degree from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in 1993, Mr. Lowery received a Juris Doctor from the Nashville School of Law in 1998.Outside his practice, Mr. Lowery is a board member of the Tennessee Road Builders Association and enjoys spending time with his wife and two children.

Office Location:
150 Public Square, Lebanon TN 37087
www.lowerylaw.com
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Mary A. Parker Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Nashville, TN

Mary A. Parker

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Nashville, TN

Attorney Mary A. Parker is a partner with Parker & Crofford Attorneys At Law in Nashville, Tennessee. A top-rated trial attorney with more than 30 years of legal experience, Ms. Parker has become a recognized leader in medical cannabis law, and she has worked closely with lawmakers and stakeholders throughout the state and across the country with expanding legislation and supporting medical marijuana initiatives.Regarded as one of the leading trial advocates in the country, Ms. Parker also devotes her practice to representing the rights and interests of those facing complex litigation involving any of the following:,·        Products liability claims,·        Medical malpractice claims,·        Motor vehicle accidents caused by someone elses negligence,·        Workers compensation claims,·        Civil rights violations, particularly cases involving Title IX and sexual harassment claims,A cum laude graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo, Ms. Parker attended the University of Tennessee College of Law, where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 1986. The Tennessee Bar Association admitted her to practice the following year, and she is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th and 6th Circuits as well as before the U.S. Supreme Court.Recognized for her impeccable professionalism and tireless dedication to those she serves, Ms. Parker has received numerous awards and honors throughout her career. Among her numerous accolades, The National Law Journal voted her as One of the Nations 10 Top Litigators, and the American Trial Lawyers Association has named her among the countrys Top 100 Lawyers for several years. She has also received top marks from Business TN Magazine, and she holds an AV Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell.Highly active in her legal community, Ms. Parker is a co-founder of the Trial Lawyers for Public Justice, and she has served in a number of leadership roles with various committees and boards for the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association, the Nashville Bar Association and other professional legal organizations.She is also very active with a number of state and national political organizations, and she serves her local community through her involvement with various civic, religious and charitable organizations.AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Office Location:
1230 2nd Ave S, Nashville TN 37210
www.parker-crofford.com
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Eric M. Larsen Top Rated DUI-DWI Attorney in Franklin, TN

Eric M. Larsen

Top Rated DUI-DWI Attorney in Franklin, TN

Attorney Eric M. Larsen is the founder of Larsen Law PLLC, a criminal defense law firm located in Franklin, Tennessee. The son of a Michigan State Police homicide detective and former probation/parole officer, Mr. Larsen is passionate about defending the rights and liberties of those facing criminal charges in order to help ensure they receive fair treatment in the criminal justice system.A highly rated attorney and recipient of Avvos Clients Choice Award in 2013, Mr. Larsen works closely with all he serves, advising them of their options and delivering effective defense strategies aimed at achieving the most favorable outcomes possible considering his clients situations. In addition to defending his clients against all types of criminal charges and DUI, he also represents families dealing with sensitive and emotional family law matters such as divorce, child custody and support, and other related issues.Mr. Larsen received his undergraduate degree in criminal justice from Michigan State University in 1997. He then spent 12 years working for the Michigan Department of Corrections before transitioning into law. In 2011, he obtained his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Western Michigan University-Cooley Law School. That same year both the State Bar of Michigan and the Tennessee Bar Association admitted him to practice, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee.A consummate professional, Mr. Larsen is active with the State Bar of Michigan and the Tennessee Bar Association as well as the Midland County Bar Association. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Williamson County Bar Association and the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Devoted to giving back to those in need, he offers pro bono representation with Legal Services of Eastern Michigan, and he volunteers his time and services to organizations throughout his community.

Office Location:
342 Main Street, Suite 202,, Franklin TN 37064
www.ericlarsenlaw.com
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J. Gerard Stranch, IV Top Rated Class Action & Mass Torts Attorney in Nashville, TN

J. Gerard Stranch, IV

Top Rated Class Action & Mass Torts Attorney in Nashville, TN

J. Gerard Stranch, IV, is a member at Branstetter Stranch & Jennings PLLC. Focusing his practice on class actions and other complex litigation matters, Mr. Stranch serves clients throughout the state of Tennessee. He handles civil litigation cases such as personal injury, mass torts and wrongful death. Mr. Stranch also accepts Employee Retirement Income Security Act, and other labor and employment-related cases.Actively involved in the legal community, Mr. Stranch is a member of the Nashville Bar Association, the Tennessee Bar Association, the American Association for Justice and the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association. Additionally, he has served in varying capacities for a number of organizations, including on the board of directors for The Cumberland River Compact, the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Associations board of governors and as general counsel for the Tennessee Democratic Party.After earning a Bachelor of Arts from Emory University, Mr. Stranch went on to attend Vanderbilt Law School. From there, he received a Juris Doctor. While attending law school, Mr. Stranch served as a clerk for his current law firm and as an intern at the Juvenile Division of the Metropolitan Public Defenders Office in Nashville. In those roles, he gained valuable insight into the court procedures and strategies relating to his areas of focus.Mr. Stranch reviews each situation from every angle and tailors his approach based on his clients unique circumstances and needs. He draws on this experience to help him guide, represent and defend workers, employers and labor unions. Mr. Stranch has been named in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40.

Office Location:
223 Rosa Parks Avenue, Suite 200,, Nashville TN 37203
www.bsjfirm.com
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John T. Spragens Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Nashville, TN

John T. Spragens

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Nashville, TN

A lifelong Nashvillian, John Spragens represents plaintiffs in class action and whistleblower litigation against corporations that manufacture dangerous and defective products, conspire to fix prices, and misuse taxpayer funds. A member of the Lieff Cabrasersdefective products, andpersonal injury, practice groups, he has represented families of deceased smokers in trials in Florida federal court against the tobacco companies for their50-year conspiracy of misrepresenting the dangers of smoking cigarettes, and for intentionally engineering the design of cigarettes to make them more addictive.John is currently actively involved in the vast multidistrict litigation against the pharmaceutical industry for its part in creating the nationwide opioid epidemic. In recent years, John has also represented robocall victims in cases under the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), with one such case leading to a $10.5 million settlement in 2017. In 2014, John participated in a tobacco industry trial in which a jury awarded his gravely injured client $27 million in compensatory and punitive damages.Chosen by the American Bar Association as a Top 40 Young Lawyerfor 2018, he was named to the National Trial Lawyers Top 100Tennessee Lawyers and as a Top Lawyers Rising Starfor the Mid-South in 2016, 2017, and 2018.  In 2018, John was appointed to the adjunct faculty at Vanderbilt Law School to teach The Practice of Aggregate Litigationas part of the schools 2018-2019 academic year.John previously served as communications director to U.S. Congressman Jim Cooper; law clerk to the Hon. Kevin H. Sharp, Former Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee; and a healthcare fraud attorney at Bass, Berry & Sims PLC.  He is active in the Nashville community, where he serves on the Nashville Bar Foundation Leadership Forum Steering Committee.

Office Location:
1200 16th Ave S, Nashville TN 37212

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Barbara G. Medley Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lewisburg, TN

Barbara G. Medley

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lewisburg, TN

Barbara G. Medley, a Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist, Practices in the Lewisburg, Tennessee Law Firm of Medley and Spivy.  She practices in the areas of personal injury, medical negligence and family law.Significant Personal Injury Cases:,Largest verdict: $5,562,080.62 (Wickberg v. Claudia Andrews, MD, In the Circuit Court for Maury County Tennessee at Columbia. Case # 9085)Church v. Perales 39 S.W. 3d 149 (Tenn Ct. App. 2000) Legal precedent cited in two Tennessee Pattern Jury Instructions T.P.I. 6.15 Duty to not Abandon Patient and T.P.I. 6.16 Medical Negligence-Referring Patient.Tryon v. Saturn Corp, 254 S.W.3d 321 (Tenn. 2008) Workers Compensation precedent as to what constitutes a meaningful return to work.

Office Location:
111 W. Commerce St., Suite 201,, Lewisburg TN 37091
www.medleyandspivy.com
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Ricky L. Boren Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Jackson, TN

Ricky L. Boren

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Jackson, TN

Ricky L. Boren is a co-founder of Hill Boren P.C. located in Jackson, Tennessee. With nearly 50 years of legal experience to draw upon, he focuses his practice exclusively on providing representation to residents of Madison County and the surrounding areas who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties. The types of personal injury and wrongful death cases Mr. Boren has handled include motor vehicle crashes, pedestrian accidents, collisions caused by truck driver negligence or improper truck maintenance, motorcycle accidents, burn injuries, bicycle accidents, defective products, boating accidents, and birth injuries.As an undergraduate, Mr. Boren attended The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, where he received a Bachelor of Arts with honors. Remaining in Knoxville, Mr. Boren then decided to pursue his legal education at The University of Tennessee College of Law. After completing his studies, he was awarded his Juris Doctor and was admitted to practice law before all Tennessee state courts in 1978.Throughout his career as a plaintiffs personal injury attorney, Mr. Boren has been instrumental in securing numerous sizable settlements and jury awards for his clients. As a result, he has earned the respect of his fellow professionals for his successful track record as well as his high degree of ethics. This has been reflected in Mr. Borens receipt of an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating that an attorney can receive through that organization. Even with his several decades of experience, Mr. Boren is always seeking to stay abreast of current developments in the area of personal injury law, and as a result, he is an active participant in the Tennessee Bar Association and other professional groups.

Office Location:
114 S Liberty St, Jackson TN 38301
www.borenandboyd.com
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Spencer R. Barnes Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Jackson, TN

Spencer R. Barnes

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Jackson, TN

A partner at the Law Office of Morrison & Barnes, Spencer R. Barnes is a diligent advocate for his clients. From the firms office in Jackson, Tennessee, he provides representation to residents of Madison County and the surrounding area who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties in personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Representative matters that he handles include cases arising out of motor vehicle accidents, defective products, premises liability, and construction site accidents. Mr. Barnes also assists clients who are seeking Social Security Disability benefits.Mr. Barnes graduated with his Bachelor of Science in 2001 from Middle Tennessee State University. He then went on to pursue his legal education at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 2004. He is admitted to practice before the state courts of Tennessee and before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee.During his career, Mr. Barnes has obtained several seven-figure settlements and jury awards on behalf of his plaintiff clients, including a $1.4 million settlement in a car accident case and a $1.5 million award in a case involving defective products. As a result, he has been repeatedly recognized by his fellow professionals. He has been named to both The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 and The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40. Mr. Barnes has also received a Superb peer review rating through Avvo. An active participant in several legal organizations, his memberships include the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association, the Howell Edmunds Jackson American Inn of Court and the Jackson-Madison County Bar Association.

Office Location:
120 South Liberty St, PO Box 182,, Jackson TN 38302

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