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Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored litigation attorneys on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best litigation attorneys in Nashville, TN.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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CBC Law Group

CBC Law Group is a Nashville law firm focused on estate and probate matters for more than a decade. One of its partners is a past president of Lawyers for Civil Justice, while the founding partner was selected by his peers as a Super Lawyers Rising Star.

Nashville, TN 37203 (615) 721-2844


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Cole Law Group

Cole Law Group is a Brentwood law firm that opened in 2012. The practice represents individuals, families, and business professionals in the areas of divorce and family law, business law, defamation, employment law, personal injury claims, and civil litigation. Attorney Todd Cole was named a 2016 Mid-South Rising Star by Super Lawyers, a recognition given to only the top 2.5% of attorneys in the Mid-South region.

Brentwood, TN 37027 (615) 490-6020


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Dodson Parker Behm & Capparella

Dodson Parker Behm & Capparella is a Nashville law firm that handles civil and appellate litigation as well as criminal defense matters. The firm traces its history to 1950, with roots to several top Nashville firms. Four of the firm’s attorneys were named to The Best Lawyers in America® 2017 list in 12 separate practice areas, and two name partners were selected as Lawyer of the Year in nonprofit/charities law and insurance law for the Metro Nashville area.

Nashville, TN 37208 (615) 254-2291


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Freeman & Fuson

Freeman & Fuson is a Nashville law firm that focuses on civil and criminal trials. The firm works to understand each client’s issues and needs to prepare themselves and their clients for battle in the courtroom. The partners are experienced trial attorneys with more than 25 years of combined experience handling personal injury, criminal defense, family law, and civil litigation matters throughout a seven-county region.

Nashville, TN 37212 (615) 298-7272


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Gideon, Cooper, & Essary

Gideon, Cooper, & Essary is a Nashville law firm focused on the representation of healthcare companies and individual providers in civil litigation. The firm’s partners have nearly a century of collective experience defending healthcare providers in both state and federal proceedings, as well as disputes with federal agencies, state boards, and insurance companies. The firm has been named one of the nation’s Best Law Firms by U.S. News & World Report for its work in medical malpractice defense and personal injury litigation.

Nashville, TN 37238 (615) 254-0400


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Kay, Griffin, Enkema & Colbert

Kay, Griffin, Enkema & Colbert is a Nashville law firm that focuses on trial and appellate litigation. The firm has handled general commercial, construction, intellectual property, insurance and trucking, and employment litigation since 2003. One of the firm’s founding partners has been named a Mid-South Super Lawyer every year since 2008. An associate of the firm was twice named one of the Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 in the area of litigation by the American Society of Legal Advocates.

Nashville, TN 37201 (615) 742-4800


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Martin Heller Potempa & Sheppard

Martin Heller Potempa & Sheppard is a Nashville law firm that represents clients in Davidson and Williamson counties. The firm focuses on civil matters, including probate law, family law, estate planning, and personal injury litigation. One partner was named one of the Top 40 Trial Lawyers Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers Organization and earned a 2014 Top 10 Client Satisfaction Award from the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys. Another partner is a hearing panel member for the Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility.

Nashville, TN 37212 (615) 800-7096


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Neal & Harwell

Neal & Harwell is a Nashville litigation firm that has taken on both civil and criminal matters for more than 40 years. The practice handles white-collar criminal cases, family law, civil litigation law, and general counsel for both day-to-day and complex business transactions. The firm also represents banks and corporate trust departments in commercial and real estate lending transactions and municipal finance.

Nashville, TN 37219 (615) 244-1713


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Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison

Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison is a Nashville law firm that has handled a range of civil litigation matters since 1981. The firm provides legal services to business and individual clients in areas such as healthcare, real estate and commercial lending, and trusts and estates. One of the founding partners was twice named Lawyer of the Year in real estate law by The Best Lawyers in America, another earned this honor for healthcare law, and a third was recognized in bet-the-company litigation and trusts and estates litigation.

Nashville, TN 37201 (615) 742-4200


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Sherwood Boutique Litigation

Sherwood Boutique Litigation is a Nashville law firm focusing on criminal defense cases in both state and federal courts. The firm also practices entertainment, civil, and commercial litigation. Attorney Cynthia Sherwood won the 2000 Carl J. Ruskowski Clinical Legal Education Award while earning her law degree at Vanderbilt University, and she is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Executive Council.

Nashville, TN 37219 (615) 873-5670


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Stover Law Group

Stover Law Group is a Nashville law firm that has handled both civil and criminal matters for more than a decade. Attorney William Stover provides probate and estate planning services, and he is certified in civil trials by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Education and Specialization and the National Board of Trial Advocacy. The attorney also employs advanced strategies and thoroughly investigates the circumstances surrounding an arrest when defending clients accused of DUI.

Nashville, TN 37201 (615) 613-0541


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Taylor, Pigue, Marchetti & Blair

Taylor, Pigue, Marchetti & Blair has provided legal representation in Nashville and Davidson County since 1954. The firm engages in general civil practice, including civil litigation, corporate and governmental representation, and bankruptcy and creditors’ rights. The firm was honored in 2015 as a Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top four percent of practicing lawyers in the US and is the oldest peer review guide in the legal profession.

Nashville, TN 37203 (615) 320-3225


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The Blair Law Firm

The Blair Law Firm is a Brentwood civil litigation law firm. The practice has handled personal injury, trusts and estates, and business litigation for almost two decades. Attorney Rebecca Blair was named one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers in the Mid-South in 2012 by Mid-South Super Lawyers and Memphis magazine, and she previously chaired the Bench Bar Committee of the Tennessee Judicial Conference. Ms. Blair also is listed as a Rule 31 General Civil Mediator.

Brentwood, TN 37027 (615) 953-1122


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The Brocklin Law

The Brocklin Law Firm is a Nashville law firm that handles both civil and criminal cases. Attorney Brock Parks is a former Metro Nashville police officer who puts that experience to work when defending law enforcement and public safety personnel when they face disciplinary charges or are accused of misconduct or civil rights violations.

Nashville, TN 37238 (615) 603-3588


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The Higgins Firm

The Higgins Firm is a full-service law firm with offices in Nashville, Chattanooga, and Knoxville that handle civil litigation matters. The firm is divided into serious injury and wrongful death litigation, probate and estate planning, labor and employment law, and bad faith insurance litigation sections. The firm advertises that clients “pay nothing unless your case is won.”

525 4th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 353-0930


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The Law Office of Douglas B. Janney III

The Law Office of Douglas B. Janney III has represented Nashville residents in business and employment-related matters, including equal employment opportunity cases, and civil trial and appellate litigation since 2004. Mr. Janney was recognized by his peers as a 2017 Lawyer of the Year in employment law by The Best Lawyers in America, and he was named a Mid-South Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers magazine in the area of plaintiff employment litigation.

Nashville, TN 37215 (615) 742-5900


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The Law Office of Grant C. Glassford

The Law Office of Grant C. Glassford is a Brentwood law firm that has practiced family law and general litigation since 2004. The practice handles all aspects of family law practice, including adoption, child custody, and juvenile delinquency cases. Attorney Grant Glassford also is a certified Rule 31 mediator who can resolve divorce disputes before they reach trial.

Brentwood, TN 37027 (615) 376-9800


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The Swafford Law Firm

The Swafford Law Firm is a Franklin firm that has handled both civil and criminal matters since 2009. The practice focuses on commercial litigation but also handles employment disputes, criminal defense, wills and estates, and personal injury claims.. Attorney Tara Swafford has been recognized for her work in commercial litigation by Super Lawyer in 2013 and Best Lawyers in America in 2014, 2015, and 2016.

Franklin, TN 37064 (615) 599-8406


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