Civil Litigation and Appeals
Our experienced trial lawyers have tried cases in state and federal district courts throughout Tennessee and briefed and argued matters before state appellate courts and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. The lawyers in our litigation and appellate practice exhibit a great diversity of legal experience in complex multi-party business and commercial litigation – from toxic torts to products liability, construction disputes, and trucking accident litigation. In addition, our litigators represent clients in commercial, employment, health care, employee benefits and business disputes. On a regular basis our trial attorneys defend tort and damage lawsuits through insurance carriers and clients with which the firm has long standing relationships.
Disputes often lead to arbitration or mediation and our attorneys have substantial experience in these proceedings, both in representing clients and acting as mediator or arbitrator.
We have concentrated experience in these areas of practice:
Agent’s, Broker’s and Miscellaneous Professional Liability Defense
Civil Rights Litigation
General Business Litigation
Real Estate Litigation
Creditors Bankruptcy Litigation
Mechanics Lien and Bond Claims
General Liability/Automobile Liability
Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation
Health Care Litigation
Hospitals and Long Term Care Facilities
Medical Device and Pharmaceutical
Trucking and Transportation Litigation
The attorneys who practice in this area of law are:
Jack M. Tallent, II
E. Richards Brabham, III
Steven E. Schmidt
Samuel W. Rutherford
Robert H. Green
Toby R. Carpenter
James N. Gore, Jr.
Kevin C. Stevens
Michael S. Kelley
Briton S. Collins
Ben D. Cunningham
For more information on Civil Litigation and Appeals, please contact us at (865) 546-7311 or select an attorney above to contact them directly.