Columbia, Tennessee Personal Injury Lawyers

Joshua David Miller
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Columbia, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 8 years experience
(931) 321-1500 39 Public Square
Columbia, TN 38401
Personal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Family
Loyola University New Orleans
At the Law Office of Joshua D. Miller, Josh handles criminal, civil, small business, and family cases. Josh has a passion for the practice of law, as well as an ability to ensure that the smallest details are done right. Josh’s adherence to those values ensures that every one of his client’s gets the service and attention they deserve.
Tracy White Moore
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COLUMBIA, TN Personal Injury Attorney
(931) 381-0600 219B West 7th Street
COLUMBIA, TN 38401
Personal Injury, Elder, Estate Planning and Insurance Claims
University of Memphis
20+ years experience in civil litigation in the southern middle Tennessee area. Particular areas of expertise include divorce law, wills and estates, probate, elder law and personal injury
Richard Thomas Matthews
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Columbia, TN Personal Injury Lawyer
33 Public Square
Columbia, TN 38401
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
University of Memphis
Richard Holland Matthews
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Columbia, TN Personal Injury Lawyer
33 Public Square
Columbia, TN 38401
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Appalachian School of Law
Bryan C. Penland
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Columbia, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 12 years experience
(931) 375-0006 13 Public Sq
Columbia, TN 38401
Personal Injury, Bankruptcy and Divorce
Nashville School of Law
Lewisburg, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 20 years experience
(916) 799-0941 490 E Church St
Lewisburg, TN 37091
Personal Injury, Environmental, Insurance Defense and Real Estate
McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
Lewisburg, TN Personal Injury Lawyer
(931) 359-6264 520 N Ellington Pkwy
Lewisburg, TN 37091
Personal Injury, Divorce and Family
Thompson's Station, TN Personal Injury Lawyer
(615) 379-7900 P.O. Box 463
Thompson's Station, TN 37179
Personal Injury
James A Turner
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Murfreesboro, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 7 years experience
(615) 895-0030 6 North Public Square
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Estate Planning
Nashville School of Law
Jimmy Turner focuses his practice on criminal defense, insurance and injury litigation, and estate planning. A Memphis native, Jimmy graduated from Middle Tennessee State University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Administration. Prior to entering law school, he worked for Covenant Transport in Chattanooga, TN, one of the largest trucking companies in the Southeastern United States. This education and experience has provided Jimmy with a unique, firsthand knowledge of the transportation industry and federal motor carrier regulations not held by the average attorney. As an attorney, Jimmy has also represented a number of trucking companies in injury...
Eric M Larsen
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Franklin, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 8 years experience
(615) 567-3072 342 Main Street
Suite 202
Franklin, TN 37064
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
As a former probation/parole officer and the son of a decorated homicide detective, my entire life has been connected to the criminal justice system. I've seen the inside of a prison, I know police tactics, and I've seen first-hand how our criminal justice system can be unfair.

My passion is standing up for folks who need someone knowledgeable and skilled in their corner to protect their rights.

My passion for standing up for what's right is also delivered in the representation of folks experiencing the challenges of a Divorce or Child Custody battles.

Having started my career primary...
Thomas Wormouth Shumate
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Nashville , TN Personal Injury Attorney with 20 years experience
(615) 229-7499 2900 Vanderbilt Place
Suite 100
Nashville , TN 37212
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Employment and Insurance Defense
University of Notre Dame
Tom Shumate is the founder of Meridian Law, PLLC, which represents individuals and businesses across Tennessee in a variety of civil matters including business, contract, and employment litigation; disputes involving non-competition agreements and theft of trade secrets; insurance defense; personal injury and wrongful death actions; and probate cases. Mr. Shumate graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University in 1995 and from Notre Dame Law School in 1998. He has practiced in Nashville, Tennessee since that time. In 2011 and 2013, Mr. Shumate was selected as a “Rising Star” by the Mid-South edition of Super Lawyers Magazine. He...
Thomas R Greer
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 13 years experience
28 White Bridge Road, Suite 400B
Nashville, TN 37205
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
I am a trial lawyer practicing in Memphis, TN and surrounding areas. I focus my practice on serious injury and professional malpractice cases, including auto and truck accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, and legal malpractice.

I have obtained numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements throughout my career. I have tried several jury trials in both state and federal court, and I have appeared before the Tennessee Supreme Court, Tennessee Court of Appeals, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, and Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.

More importantly, I know each of my clients personally,...
Thomas Walter Tucker
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 16 years experience
(615) 244-4693 222 2nd Avenue North
Suite 312
Nashville, TN 37201
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Insurance Defense and Workers' Comp
Nashville School of Law
I practice in the area of workers’ compensation, automobile accidents, personal injury, subrogation and insurance defense. I have successfully represented and defended employers, insurance companies, and third party administrators in many state courts and in the Tennessee Department of Labor. I consistently achieve successful results through trial verdicts, summary judgments and mediations. I have successfully recovered money from the Tennessee Second Injury Fund for workers’ compensation benefits improperly ordered by the Department of Labor.

In 2002, I earned a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the Nashville School of Law. In 1993, I graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Arts...
John A. Day
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(866) 812-8787 5141 Virginia Way
#270
Brentwood, TN 37027
Free ConsultationBrentwood, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 38 years experience
Personal Injury, Business, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
University of North Carolina School of Law
John A. Day is the founding partner of The Law Offices of John Day, P.C., located in the Nashville, Tennessee, area. John graduated with honors from the University of North Carolina School of Law in 1981. He is certified as a Civil Trial Specialist and has more than 30 years’ experience trying cases. John has served as President of the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association and Chair of the Council of State Presidents of the American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America). John has also served on the boards of the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association, Lawyers...
Matthew E. Wright
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Franklin, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 15 years experience
(888) 248-7536 840 Crescent Centre Drive, Suite 310
Franklin, TN 37067
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Vanderbilt University Law School
Handling truck accident cases throughout Tennessee and beyond.
Michael Keith Pence
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Franklin, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 11 years experience
(615) 477-2222 3000 Meridian Boulevard #140
Franklin, TN 37067
Personal Injury, Maritime, Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home
Nashville School of Law
Michael K. Pence is a member of the law firm Roberts, Thornton & Pence in Nashville, Tennessee. Michael is a devoted personal injury lawyer who provides legal representation to individuals and families that have been harmed by the negligent and careless actions of others. Michael worked as a law clerk for 3 years before becoming an attorney, handling exclusively Personal Injury, Wrongful Death and Workers Compensation claims and Criminal Litigation. Michael has recovered millions of dollars for his clients and their families. Michael’s work doesn’t stop there, he has also successfully overturned two decisions at the Tennessee...
Keith Williams
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 27 years experience
(866) 820-4457 511 Union Street
Suite 1820
Nashville, TN 37219
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Products Liability and Social Security Disability
Nashville School of Law
Keith Williams, founder of Keith Williams Law Group, has dedicated his practice of 21 years to helping people and their families in accident, injury and wrongful death cases. Keith is certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization (fewer than 150 attorneys in Tennessee and less than 1% of all licensed attorneys in the U.S. have earned this certification). Being a veteran, battle-tested trial attorney with significant courtroom experience, Keith has tried hundreds of cases in front of a judge...
Brandon E. Bass
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Brentwood, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 16 years experience
(866) 812-8787 5141 Virginia Way
#270
Brentwood, TN 37027
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
University of Tennessee College of Law
Brandon Bass is a shareholder at The Law Offices of John Day, P.C., located in Nashville, Tennessee, where he’s been practicing law since he graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2002. Brandon is active in several legal organizations, including: the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association Executive Committee, Board of Governors, Amicus Curiae Committee Chair, and Mentor; the American Association for Justice on their New Lawyers Division Board of Governors; the Tennessee Bar Association’s Leadership Law; and the Nashville Bar Foundation as a Fellow and Mentor.

Brandon has received many accolades throughout his career. He has been named in...
Laura W. Baker
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Brentwood, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 13 years experience
(866) 812-8787 5141 Virginia Way
#270
Brentwood, TN 37027
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
University of Tennessee College of Law
Laura Baker is a shareholder at The Law Offices of John Day, P.C., where she represents clients in personal injury, wrongful death, and tort litigation cases. Laura's reputation and experience have earned her several accolades. Most recently, Laura was awarded the "Rising Star Award" by the Lawyers' Association for Women in 2016. She was also recognized as an Athena Young Professional Award Nominee in 2016. In 2015, Laura was a winner of the Nashville Business Journal's “40 Under 40” award. Laura has been recognized as one of the “Best of the Bar” by the Nashville Business Journal in 2015 and...
Brian Cummings
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 20 years experience
(615) 800-6822 4235 Hillsboro Pike #300
Nashville, TN 37215
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Medical Malpractice
Vanderbilt University Law School
Brian Cummings has 20 years of litigation experience, including successfully handling and trying medical malpractice and personal injury cases. He is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, whose membership is limited to trial lawyers who have won multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements.

Brian was selected in 2017 and 2018 by The National Law Journal as an Elite Lawyer of the South, which is given to lawyers in the Top 5% of their practice area. Brian was selected as a SuperLawyer in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice law (2016-2018).

In 2016, Brian was admitted to practice before the...
R. Sadler Bailey
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 35 years experience
(901) 680-9777 Bailey & Greer, PLLC
28 White Bridge Road, Suite 400B
Nashville, TN 37205
Personal Injury, Legal Malpractice, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
As founder of Bailey & Greer, R. Sadler Bailey has battled his fair share of insurance giants and wrongdoers and has achieved numerous multimillion-dollar results for the victims of catastrophic injuries and their families. What’s more, he has been involved in more than 40 appellate court decisions affecting Tennessee personal injury law, including many landmark appearances before the Tennessee Supreme Court. In addition, he’s one of only a handful of lawyers in Memphis to have earned an advanced law degree in litigation. As a symbol of his respect within the Tennessee legal community, he is consistently called upon to teach...
John Griffith
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Franklin, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 21 years experience
(615) 807-7900 256 Seaboard Ln
Ste E106
Franklin, TN 37067
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Asbestos and Products Liability
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College and Nashville School of Law
For attorney John Griffith, it’s all about creating relationships. And for the past 13 years, John has relied on his ability to form these important relationships with clients, juries, peers, and the community to help him successfully represent personal injury victims across Middle Tennessee. Starting his career as an insurance claims adjuster, he saw how his decisions could impact people’s lives—positively or negatively—after they’d been seriously injured by someone else’s carelessness. That’s when he began to realize the frustration of working for insurance companies, whose main products are promises in exchange for money—and those promises of coverage were broken...
Jake VanAusdall
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Brentwood, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 2 years experience
(615) 490-6020 750 Old Hickory Blvd
Building Two #202
Brentwood, TN 37027
Personal Injury, Business, Employment and IP
Tulane University
Caroline E. Sapp
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Brentwood, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 5 years experience
(866) 812-8787 5141 Virginia Way
#270
Brentwood, TN 37027
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business and Products Liability
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Caroline Sapp is one of our six attorneys at The Law Offices of John Day, P.C. and represents clients who have been injured across Tennessee.

Caroline comes from a long line of legal professionals, which influenced her decision to choose law as a career. Her great-grandfather was a White County, Tennessee Judge and White County Sheriff; her Great Uncle was a former trial attorney in the Upper Cumberland and Assistant District Attorney for the 13th Judicial District; her Grandmother was Clerk and Master in White County for over thirty years; and her Aunt is the current Clerk and Master in...
David Scott Hagy
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 24 years experience
(855) 233-7029 1507 16th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37212
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Consumer and Products Liability
Duke University School of Law
Rick Piliponis
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Attorney
(800) 705-2121 525 4th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37210
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Products Liability
University of Tennessee College of Law and DePaul College of Law
W. Scott Kimberly
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Murfreesboro, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 6 years experience
(615) 890-1099 107 North Maple Street
Suite 100
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Seattle University School of Law
I own and operate the Law Office of W. Scott Kimberly, located on the Murfreesboro Public Square. My practice currently focuses on criminal defense, family law, and personal injury.
Matthew C. Hardin
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 18 years experience
(800) 777-6288 28 White Bridge Rd
#400
Nashville, TN 37205
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home
University of Tennessee College of Law and University of Tennessee College of Law
Todd G. Cole
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(615) 490-6020 750 Old Hickory Blvd
Building Two #202
Brentwood, TN 37027
Brentwood, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 10 years experience
Personal Injury, Business, Entertainment & Sports and Immigration
Shepard Broad Law Center, Nova Southeastern University
Todd Cole, founder of Cole Law Group, has a diverse educational, business, and legal background that affords him a unique insight into the issues confronting our clients. He is recognized in the Nashville/Brentwood area for his outstanding academic background, keen mind, skillful representation, and dogged determination to serve his clients well. He is licensed to practice law in Tennessee, Florida, Minnesota, and the United States Middle District for the State of Tennessee. Todd received his Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University, where he was recipient of the Dean's Recognition Scholarship, granted the Book Award for Torts, acted as...
Rob McKinney
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 24 years experience
(615) 259-9009 214 Second Ave. North
Suite 103
Nashville, TN 37201
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Nashville School of Law
I am a trial attorney based in Nashville , Tn. I love to represent the underdogs. My practice has two areas of concentration. First , I represent those that have been accused of a crime such as DUI , Sex Crimes or Drug crimes. I have tried cases from murder to shoplifting in both state and federal court.Second , I represent those that have been injured in accident cases from wrongful death claims to a tractor trailer accidents.I was born and raised in Nashville. I enjoy helping others in times of crisis.
Rebecca C. Blair
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Brentwood, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 23 years experience
(615) 953-1122 1608 Westgate Cir
#100
Brentwood, TN 37027
Personal Injury, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Elder
University of Tennessee College of Law
J. Ross Pepper
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 28 years experience
(615) 256-4838 201 4th Ave N
#1550
Nashville, TN 37219
Personal Injury, Business, Insurance Claims and Probate
University of Tennessee College of Law
J. Ross Pepper is an AV rated trial attorney with over 27 years of experience with litigation, arbitration and mediation. Mr. Pepper's trial, courtroom and deposition experience is extensive and benefits his clients incalculably. Mr. Pepper is the founding member of Pepper Law, PLC, a boutique litigation law firm which handles litigation matters in Nashville and throughout Tennessee.

Mr. Pepper has acted as lead counsel in a wide range of commercial, employment, probate, insurance, and real estate cases. Notably, Mr. Pepper acted as lead counsel in a nationwide class action involving the sale and marketing...
Joseph W. Fuson
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(615) 298-7272 2126 21st Ave S
Nashville, TN 37212
Nashville, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 13 years experience
Personal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Family
Nashville School of Law
Carly MacMillan
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 8 years experience
(800) 705-2121 525 4th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37210
Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home
University of Florida
Carly is an attorney in The Higgins Firm's Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Division. Carly began her career working with a large Florida based nursing home defense firm where she defended long-term care facilities against negligence and wrongful death claims. She continued this carrier path after moving to Nashville with her husband. Fortunately, we were able to convince her to come over to the good side where she now only represents families who were victims of bad nursing home practices.

Carly earned her law degree, cum laude, from the University of Florida and graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in...
Jenna D'Agostino
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Lawyer with 3 years experience
(615) 298-7272 2126 21st Ave S
Nashville, TN 37212
Personal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Belmont University College of Law
Jenna is a native of New Jersey, who moved to Nashville to attend Vanderbilt University in 2009. She graduated from Peabody College at Vanderbilt, where she was a member of the Alpha Delta Pi sorority’s Zeta Rho chapter. Jenna is still an active member of the Nashville Alumnae Association.

After graduating, she stayed in Nashville to attend law school at Belmont University. During her time at Belmont, Jenna was a founding member of the Family Law Society, in which she was later elected as President of the organization. She was able to enhance her family law knowledge through a summer internship...
Morgan E Smith
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 11 years experience
(615) 852-5028 1222 16th Ave S Ste 23
Nashville, TN 37212
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Divorce, Employment and Family
Vanderbilt University Law School
I am a Vanderbilt educated lawyer living in Nashville, Tennessee, and primarily practicing in the areas of Family and Employment Law (Plaintiff's side). I have been involved in litigation since 2007, with experience in complex litigation in federal courts. When I am not working, you can find me at a Preds game or watching the University of Louisville and Vanderbilt on tv.
Jonathan Williams
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 11 years experience
(615) 256-8880 315 Deaderick St
Suite 1510
Nashville, TN 37238
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Estate Planning and Social Security Disability
North Carolina State University and Nashville School of Law
Jonathan is a personal injury attorney in Nashville and is the managing partner of Larry R. Williams, PLLC. He handles cases all over Middle Tennessee including car wrecks, motorcycle accidents, large truck collisions, construction site accidents and many other type of negligent injury and wrongful death claims. Jonathan also represent businesses on day to day matters and litigates business matters and disputes. In addition, Jonathan manages the firm's Social Security Disability practice and estate planning and probate practice. In 2015 Jonathan was awarded the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale Hubbel. He maintains a 10.0 rating on Avvo and...
Larry Raymond Williams
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Lawyer
(615) 256-8880 315 Deaderick Street
Suite 1510
Nashville, TN 37238
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Estate Planning and Products Liability
Nashville School of Law
James Lee Widrig Esq.
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Nashville, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 13 years experience
(615) 417-7800 500 Church St
#250
Nashville, TN 37219
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Attorney James L. Widrig, or more commonly known as “Jim Widrig”, was born in Upstate NY. in a small town called Yorkshire, NY. He went to college in east Tennessee at Carson-Newman College. After college Jim attended law school at Thomas M. Cooley in Lansing, Michigan.

Attorney Jim Widrig practices in all of Middle Tennessee and his main office is located in downtown Nashville. James Widrig founded the law office of Widrig Law PLLC in February of 2007 with the goal to fight for individuals during the most difficult times of their lives. In 2011 James L Widrig was voted one...
Joy Day
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Brentwood, TN Personal Injury Attorney with 17 years experience
(866) 812-8787 5141 Virginia Way
#270
Brentwood, TN 37027
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Joy Day is one of only fourteen female lawyers in the State of Tennessee who is certified as a civil trial specialist by the National Board of Legal Specialty Certification and serves as a Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator. With more than 150 days of trial to her credit, Joy has significant trial experience in high-exposure, complex cases and is more than comfortable in the courtroom.

Joy has a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rating, the highest rating possible, since 2004, and she has been named a Mid-South Super Lawyer every year since 2009. Joy is licensed in state...
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Injured in an accident?

When a person is injured, tort law will govern whether that person may be compensated for the injury, the amount of compensation that may be recovered, as well as which parties will be liable for the injury. Tort law, also known as injury law, comes from federal and state codes, as well as judicial opinions from prior cases. The amount of damages a plaintiff to a personal injury action may receive can be determined by statute, or by a judge or jury. Typical recoveries may include compensatory damages (e.g., lost wages, medical bills, etc.) and in particularly egregious situations, punitive damages. In some cases, a plaintiff may recover certain non-economic damages such as pain and suffering, loss of consortium, or loss of enjoyment of life.

Personal injury lawyers help injured people seek compensation from those who have harmed them. Some injury attorneys focus on a specific type of case, such as truck accidents, car accidents, slip-and-fall injuries, medical malpractice or products liability cases. If a person is injured as a result of criminal behavior, it may be appropriate to pursue a personal injury lawsuit in addition to the state's criminal investigation or prosecution.

Many personal injury attorneys offer a free consultation to evaluate your claim.


Negligence: Failure to use care which a reasonable and prudent person would use under similar circumstances.

Joint and several liability: A legal doctrine that makes each of the parties who are responsible for an injury, liable for all the damages awarded in a lawsuit if the other parties responsible cannot pay.