Tennessee Bankruptcy Lawyers

David Earl Phillips
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Nashville, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 30 years experience
(615) 883-9562 2525 Lebanon Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Consumer and Foreclosure Defense
Nashville School of Law
David started Bankruptcy Practice as soon as he was admitted to the Bar to practice law in 1986. Since that time he has practiced Bankruptcy Law almost exclusively and has filed over 7000 bankruptcy cases over the past 31 years. David concentrates on Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 cases mainly dealing with Consumer Bankruptcy cases. He was Board Certified in Consumer Bankruptcy Law in 1995. He maintains a small office practice with his wife, Debbie Phillips, being his paralegal, almost from the beginning of his practice. Over the years his Father and David and Debbie’s son, Justin, has also worked...
Michael Francis Montesi
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Memphis, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 39 years experience
(901) 526-2126 219 Adams Ave
Memphis, TN 38103
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Michael Montesi has practiced law for more than 30 years, helping accident and personal injury victims get the help they deserve. He is managing partner at the well-respected 40 year old law firm of Gatti, Keltner, Bienvenu & Montesi in Memphis, Tennessee, where he gets results for clients in more than 25 areas of practice. Montesi has helped thousands of clients across the states of Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas.
Denna F Middleton
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Knoxville, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 28 years experience
(865) 470-4288 9111 Cross Park Dr #200
Knoxville, TN 37923
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
University of Tennessee College of Law
With more than 25 years of experience as a bankruptcy and family law attorney, attorney Denna Middleton, is a knowledgeable choice for Knoxville, TN clients who deserve quality attention and care during life’s rough legal transitions. Her experience working with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s (FDIC) bankruptcy division provided valuable insight in the area of bankruptcy. Over the years, attorney Middleton has helped countless individuals and businesses alike obtain financial assistance through debt consolidation and bankruptcy filing. Attorney Middleton is a caring attorney who also provides specialized support to families in need of legal assistance for Divorce in Knoxville....
Herbert Dorning Hurst
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Memphis, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 19 years experience
(901) 725-1000 2287 Union
Memphis, TN 38104
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Herbert Hurst is dedicated to helping the people of Memphis and the surrounding mid-south areas with Bankruptcy and Wage Earner relief in order to stop your creditors' harassing phone calls, stop repossessions, stop foreclosures, stop garnishments, stop lawsuits, stop evictions, consolidate your debts, and, above all, help you get a fresh start in life. Our practice is focused primarily on Chapter 7 straight bankruptcy and Chapter 13 Wage Earner bankruptcy.
Candice K. Mendez
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Newport, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 8 years experience
(423) 623-4134 Newport, TN 37821
Bankruptcy, Criminal, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
Appalachian School of Law
The primary focus of our firm is to provide effective representation and advocacy in the areas of criminal defense, family law, bankruptcy and general civil litigation. Should you have any questions, please contact our office to schedule an immediate appointment.
(423) 623-4134 1237-D Gay Street
Dandridge, TN 37725
David C. Veazey
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Chattanooga, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 7 years experience
(423) 521-1776 3116 Brainerd Rd Ste A
Chattanooga, TN 37411
Bankruptcy, Criminal, Divorce and Juvenile
University of Tennessee College of Law
David has long been committed to serving the disadvantaged and fighting for justice. David received his law degree in 2009 from University of Tennessee College of Law with a certificate from UT’s prestigious Center for Entrepreneurial Law. He worked for Chattanooga firm Eric Buchanan & Associates as a law clerk in 2008-10, fighting for the rights of disability insurance and Social Security claimants, and has been licensed to practice law in Tennessee since 2010. While in law school, David worked in the UT Legal Clinic, advising non-profit organizations on legal issues. He was a...
Johnnie Daniel Bond, Jr
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Nashville, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 14 years experience
(855) 426-6352 215 2nd Ave N
#300
Nashville, TN 37201
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, DUI, Divorce and Personal Injury
University of Tennessee College of Law
In June 2006, Johnnie Bond started Bond Law as a boutique, general practice law firm in Washington, DC. Through Bond Law, Bond weaves together his transactional and litigation skills to provide his clients with comprehensive legal services designed to achieve success and add value. Bond's practice includes Accident/Personal Injury Litigation, Bankruptcy, Divorce, DUI/DWI, Business Law and Commercial Litigation for Government Contracting Companies, Contract Disputes, Real Estate and General Legal Services for Small Businesses and Start-up Companies. Bond Law also collaborates with Lita Rosario, Esq. and Wyz Girl Entertainment for Copyright and Trademark Infringement Law.
(855) 426-6352 1100 H St NW
#315
Washington, DC 20005
Brenda G. Brooks
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Knoxville, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 28 years experience
(865) 450-5455 6207 Highland Place Way
Suite 203
Knoxville, TN 37919
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Probate
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
I specialize in all forms of personal and commercial bankruptcy, debtor-creditor law and commercial litigation, including Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13 bankruptcies, law related to commercial financial matters, and civil matters where criminal acts have occurred or been alleged.
Jim Williams
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Kingsport, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 20 years experience
(423) 230-0006 324 Cherokee Street
Kingsport, TN 37660-4336
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal, Family and Foreclosure Defense
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
The attorneys at Jim Williams & Associates are active members of the communities we serve. We value the long-term relationships we have established with our clients who come to us for a full range of ongoing legal services in the following areas of law: Accidents (car, truck, motorcycle, and slip and fall) | Adoption | Appeals (civil and criminal) | Bankruptcy | Child Custody | Child Support | Conservatorship | Contractor or Builder Disputes | Contracts | Criminal Defense | Debt Collection | Divorce | Estate Planning | Estate or Will Contests | Expungements | Family Law | General...
Darrell Lane Castle
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Memphis, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 33 years experience
(901) 327-2100 4515 Poplar Avenue
Suite 510
Memphis, TN 38117
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Kingsport - a small town in East Tennessee - is where I was raised. That's where I attended college, graduating from East Tennessee State University (ETSU) with a history and political science degree. In 1970, I was commissioned as an US Marine Corps officer. I served 4 years, including 13 months in Vietnam. After the Marines, I went to grad school at ETSU and then came to Memphis to earn my law degree at Memphis State University - now the University of Memphis - in 1979. I started his private firm in 1984. And now I'm an...
James Alan Flexer
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Nashville, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 36 years experience
(615) 255-2893 1900 Church Street, Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37203
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Tulane University School of Law
James Flexer is a Nashville native who graduated from Montgomery Bell Academy in 1974, Rhodes College in 1978, and Tulane School of Law in 1981. In 1981, he started Flexer Law, and has represented thousands of Middle Tennesseans in bankruptcy cases over the years. He has grown the firm to include 8 experienced attorneys with a friendly support staff of paralegals and legal assistants in 3 Middle Tennessee office locations. James is a member of the National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees, the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, and the Nashville Bar Association. He has...
(615) 896-4811 105 N. Maple St. Ste. B
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(931) 375-0006 13 Public Square
Columbia, TN 38401
Jonathan Sevier Cave
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Kingsport, TN Bankruptcy Attorney.
(855) 228-3529 247 Broad St
#202 B,C,D
Kingsport, TN 37660
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal and Medical Malpractice
University of Tennessee College of Law
Bruce Allen Ralston
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Memphis, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 23 years experience
(901) 543-5045 2670 Union Extended
Suite 1200
Memphis, TN 38112
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Consumer
I am a solo practitioner. Since being licensed in 1993 I have handled most types of legal matters, but since 2001 my practice has focused mostly on helping individuals and small businesses file for relief under bankruptcy. Over the past few years I have made good progress in finding options other than bankruptcy, such as defending against debt collection lawsuits, or assisting with credit reporting issues, or fighting back against abusive debt collectors, or suing mortgage companies who are padding the bill and/or using other unfair trade practices. The key to most of these alternatives to bankruptcy is using "fee...
Amy C. Bates
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Clarksville, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 7 years experience
(931) 919-5060 412 Franklin St
Clarksville, TN 37040
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Mississippi College School of Law
Mitchell E. Chessman
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Nashville, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 9 years experience
(615) 200-6055 Center 615 Main Building
615 Main Street, Suite B6
Nashville, TN 37206
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Mitchell enjoys bankruptcy law due to its challenges and its constructive effect on the lives of persons seeking relief from their debts under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Everyone's case is unique and attention to detail is of the utmost importance. Hiring Mitchell as your bankruptcy attorney will ensure that your case receives the individual attention it deserves each step in the process toward a fresh financial start.
Bradley James Cordts
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Memphis, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 28 years experience
(901) 537-9786 6263 Poplar Ave
Suite 1132
Memphis, TN 38119
Bankruptcy, Criminal, Divorce and Estate Planning
University of Oregon School of Law
Bradley J. Cordts was born in Aberdeen, South Dakota in 1964. He is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association, Memphis Bar Association, the Florida Bar Association and the South Dakota Bar Association as well as the American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America).
Van Douglas McMahan
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Selmer, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 19 years experience
(731) 645-3100 109 West Court Avenue
Selmer, TN 38375
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Van Douglas McMahan graduated from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 1990 and later earned his J.D. Degree from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. Mr. McMahan has served as McNairy County Tennessee's General Sessions and Juvenile Court Judge from 2006 to the Present. Mr. McMahan has been practicing law since 1997 representing individuals and companies in a wide range of civil matters in Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi, including but not limited to social security, bankruptcies, personal injury, medical malpractice, and workers compensation.
Weston A. Gantte
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Dandridge, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 1 year experience
(865) 940-1529 1205 Gay Street
Dandridge, TN 37725
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
As a native of Dandridge, Tennessee, and a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law, I am honored to serve the legal needs of people of Jefferson County Tennessee, Sevier County Tennessee, Cocke County Tennessee, and the surrounding area with integrity, respect, and professionalism. I have the simple goal of offering unparalleled service and commitment to each and every one of my clients. I will work diligently to offer excellent legal representation to the people of East Tennessee who need to file bankruptcy, create a will or trust, defend their rights in criminal court, or to...
Andrea DeFay Hayduk
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Chattanooga, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 14 years experience
(423) 805-3100 100 West M.L. King Blvd, Suite 816
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Criminal and Foreclosure Defense
University of Tennessee College of Law
Keith Edmiston
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Oak Ridge, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 20 years experience
(865) 294-5654 251 Laboratory Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Appeals, Business and Civil Rights
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
I graduated from East Tennessee State University in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts in English. Immediately thereafter, I entered law school at the University of Tennessee. I graduated with honors from the law school in 1996. Bankruptcy law constitutes a significant majority of my practice. I file cases under all chapters of the Bankruptcy Code. In one national case, I filed 167 separate lawsuits within a few days. In addition to business cases, I have filed numerous Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases. My colleagues would tell you I am one of the most thorough...
(865) 383-0357 7031 Middlebrook Pike
Knoxville, TN 37909
Eric K. Fox
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Hendersonville, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 14 years experience
(615) 264-5695 103 Hazel Path Court
Suite 6
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Family and Personal Injury
Georgetown University Law Center
We are a small boutique law firm that specializes in a few practice areas: Bankruptcy, Consumer Protection (i.e. Litigation against Mortgage Companies), Personal Injury Civil Litigation, and Uncontested Divorce Cases. We provide a high level of customer attention and service. For example, you will probably spend a couple of hours with Mr. Fox in a consultation and preparation of a Bankruptcy. We will be with you every step of the way while your case proceeds up until Discharge. We can file a Chapter 7 for individuals, married couples, and corporations/business entities. We can file a...
David N Arnold
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Memphis, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 11 years experience
(901) 591-8800 5100 Poplar Ave Ste 2008
Memphis, TN 38137
Bankruptcy, Business, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
University of Memphis
Born and raised in Memphis, David Arnold received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Religious Studies from Middlebury College in 2001. He returned to Memphis and earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in 2005, where he was the recipient of the Herbert Herff Presidential Law Scholarship. David N. Arnold founded the law firm of Gentry, Arnold & Mitchell, PLLC in 2009. Prior to founding this firm, Mr. Arnold practiced for a general practice firm, where he focused primarily in Personal Injury law. His diverse experience includes handling legal...
Carl Daniel Scott
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Seymour, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 34 years experience
(865) 246-1050 209 Chilhowee School Rd #15
Seymour, TN 37865
Bankruptcy, Business, Foreclosure Defense and Insurance Claims
University of Tennessee College of Law
Mark Richard Podis
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Nashville , TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 30 years experience
(615) 399-3800 1161 Murfreesboro Pike Suite 300
Nashville , TN 37217
Bankruptcy and Consumer
I practice Consumer Bankruptcy in Nashville Tennessee and the surrounding counties. I offer a FREE FIRST APPOINTMENT to discuss your needs in confidence. Our firm has over 55 years of bankruptcy experience. I have helped thousands of clients get out of debt and get their lives back on track. Chapter 7 bankruptcy is designed to wipe out debt and give you a fresh financial start. It stops collection activity and wipes out unsecured debt. Chapter 13 bankruptcy stops foreclosures, repossessions, and wage garnishments and gives you a chance to repay debts while under the protection...
(615) 399-3800 1161 Murfreesboro Pike Suite 300
Nashville-Davidson (Balance), TN 37217
Jonathan R. Bunn
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Tullahoma, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 26 years experience
(931) 576-1033 301 N Jackson Street, Suite 11
Tullahoma, TN 37388
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Personal Injury, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
University of Tennessee College of Law
Graduated from University of Tennessee College of Law in 1991. Admitted to the Supreme Courts of Tennessee, Alabama and Virginia. Admitted to the United States District Court and United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee. Admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.
William Jones IV
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Memphis, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer.
(901) 761-5353 1038 Oakhaven Road
Memphis, TN 38119
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
The Jones Law Firm serves the legal needs of the Memphis and North MS area. Practice areas include divorce, bankruptcy, family law, estate planning, and mediation. Located off of Poplar near I-240.
Robert Payne Cave Sr.
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Kingsport, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 43 years experience
(855) 228-3529 247 Broad St
#202 B,C,D
Kingsport, TN 37660
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville
David Milton Sandy
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MEMPHIS, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer.
(901) 255-2740 119 South Main Street Suite 500
MEMPHIS, TN 38103
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Appeals and Elder
University of Mississippi
Andy Davis
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Winchester, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer.
(931) 967-7000 705 Dinah Shore Blvd.
Winchester, TN 37398
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal, Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home
University of Memphis and California Western School of Law
Andy Peters Davis attended law school in San Diego, California, where he graduated from California Western School of Law and returned back to his hometown to join the law firm. Andy Davis was born in Winchester, Tennessee. His education and work experience took him to all corners of the world before returning to work in Tennessee. After becoming licensed to practice law in Tennessee, Andy Davis joined the law firm and was thrown to the fire in his first year. Andy Davis demonstrated an acute ability to adapt and learn the local laws and continues to strive in the practice of...
Cynthia King
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Newport, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 11 years experience
(423) 623-9166 833 W. Hwy. 25/70, Ste. A
Newport, TN 37821
Bankruptcy, Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal and Elder
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Ben Sissman
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Memphis, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 42 years experience
(901) 525-4414 44 North Second Street Suite 403
Memphis, TN 38103
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Collections
University of Tennessee College of Law
I am debt relief lawyer Ben Sissman. I have more than 30 years of experience handling bankruptcy in Greater Memphis and Shelby County, Tennessee. I have helped thousands of individuals and families file for bankruptcy. I am also a fourth-generation Memphian, father of two and husband to a retired Memphis schoolteacher. I know the people of our region, I know your problems and I will work hard to help you find workable solutions.
Timothy Alan Tull
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Spring Hill, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 7 years experience
(615) 530-5719 2206 Spedale Court
Suite 1
Spring Hill, TN 37174
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Divorce and Domestic Violence
I joined the legal profession in 2009 after a 30 year career in health care administration. Mine is a solo practice that focuses on individual attention for each client. Initial appointments are always free of charge and scheduled so you will not have to wait. Unlike some firms, I will meet with you at your first appointment and continue until your matter is concluded. I hope to have the opportunity to meet with you and either assist your directly or assist you with an appropriate referral.
Nicholas Kevin Burgett
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Nashville, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 13 years experience
(615) 454-6966 766 Roycroft Place
Nashville, TN 37203
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Administrative, Consumer and Foreclosure Defense
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
James Kelly Giffen
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Knoxvile, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 50 years experience
(865) 244-3918 2701 Kingston Pike (37919-4619)
P.O. Box 2649
Knoxvile, TN 37901
Bankruptcy, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Real Estate
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Cathleen Grady Conley
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Tullahoma, TN Bankruptcy Attorney.
(931) 455-6718 200 N Washington St
Tullahoma, TN 37388
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Family
Cathy Grady Conley supervises staff in two offices, Tullahoma and McMinnville, Tennessee. Attorney Cathy Grady Conley has been licensed in Tennessee (license # 004567) since 1976 when she graduated from University of Memphis. Her undergraduate study was at the University of Georgia. She is a native of Chattanooga. She has a general, civil practice focusing on estate, trust, family, and Social Security disabilities and Bankruptcy law. She was formerly the senior citizens’ attorney for a 13-county south central Tennessee area.
(931) 455-6718 Fayetteville, TN 37334
(931) 473-2516 477 North Chancery St.
McMinnville, TN 37110
Mark Albert Skelton
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Rogersville, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 34 years experience
(423) 272-4812 121 South Depot Street
Rogersville, TN 37857
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning, Foreclosure Defense and Social Security Disability
University of Tennessee College of Law
Since 1983, the Law Office of Mark A. Skelton has distinguished itself as a law firm serving consumer bankruptcy (chapter 7 and 13) and social security disability clients in East Tennessee. Our regular office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00am until 5:00pm. Mark Skelton's daughter, Amy Kathleen Skelton, graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2014. Amy worked in her father's law office for many years while completing her education and joined the law office upon her graduation and admission to the practice of law in Tennessee. The law office also handles estate planning, probate, and...
Trudy McKelvey Edwards
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Winchester, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 26 years experience
(931) 967-4303 300 S College St
Winchester, TN 37398
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections, Personal Injury and Probate
University of Kansas School of Law
Divyesh R. Gopal
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Nashville, TN Bankruptcy Attorney. 10 years experience
(615) 497-7563 1321 Murfreesboro Pike
Nashville, TN 37217
Bankruptcy, Collections, Consumer and Foreclosure Defense
Nashville School of Law
Mr. Roland F. Mumford
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Hendersonville, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 9 years experience
(615) 348-0070 165 Indian Lake Blvd.
Suite 103 B
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Bankruptcy, Business, Criminal and Divorce
Nashville School of Law
Arthur Ray Jr
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Memphis, TN Bankruptcy Lawyer. 44 years experience
(901) 492-1002 6244 Poplar Ave., Suite 150
Memphis, TN 38119
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
University of Mississippi
Arthur E. Ray, Jr., the founding partner of Arthur Ray Law Offices, attended the University of Mississippi and graduated Cum Laude in 1963 with a Bachelor of Business Admin degree in Accounting, having been admitted as a member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. In 1966 he obtained his Juris Doctorate degree, finishing in the upper 10% of his law class. He was admitted to practice law in Mississippi in 1966 and in Tennessee in 1969. He was admitted to the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants in 1971.