Tennessee Attorney with 35 years experience
Tennessee Lawyer with 43 years experience
Cookeville, TN 38501
University of California - Berkeley, University of San Francisco School of Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
Mr. Graves’ hobby is fly fishing in saltwater and he loves to cook.
Private law practice, Cookeville, TN 1982-present
Rural Legal Services of Tennessee, Cookeville, TN 1979-1981
Supreme Court of Tennessee, 1979
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 1985
United States District Court – Eastern District of Tennessee, 1981
United States District Court – Middle District of Tennessee, 1981
Supreme Court of the United States, October 11, 2017
J.D., University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1978
B.A., University of Tennessee at Knoxville, Psychology, 1973
Past Chair, Social Security Section of the Tennessee Bar Association (2016-2017)
Chair-Elect, Disability Section of the American Association for Justice (2018-2019)
Past President, Putnam County Bar Association
Board of Professional Responsibility for the Supreme Court of Tennessee, 1992-1998
They are driven by passion and a desire to enrich their communities.
These are my people. Whether you are a start up with a unique spin or an empire paving the way into the future, I want to help get you there.
"Law: an ordinance of reason for the common good, made by him who has care of the community." Thomas Aquinas
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