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Divyesh Ratilal Gopal

Divyesh Ratilal Gopal

also known as Div Gopal

Practice areas:

Immigration, Bankruptcy & Debt, Business

About Me

In his spare time, Mr. Gopal’s hobbies consist of playing football, volleyball, vacationing, boating, cooking and reading political and business books. He is anticipating going back to school to earn Masters of Business Administration degree.


Nashville School of Law- J.D., 2007
Middle Tennessee State University- B.S. 2002


United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2010

United States District Court, Middle District of Tennessee, 2009

State of Tennessee, 2007


  • American Bar Association

  • Tennessee Bar Association

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Hindi, Gujarati

Photos and Videos

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Immigration: 90%
    8 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Business: 5%
    8 years, 350 cases
  3. Bankruptcy & Debt: 5%
    8 years, 1 thousand cases



Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Conor Francis Sullivan

    I highly endorse this lawyer. I have witnessed him vigorously advocate for his clients. He is extremely knowledgeable in immigration and other areas of the law.


    Conor Sullivan Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Brian Philip Manookian

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Brian Manookian Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Gopal & Pedigo

2841 Logan Street
Nashville, TN, 37211




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Peacekeeping Studies AwardUnited Nations2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGopal & Pedigo2010 - Present
Business AdvisorImagine Hospitality Group2007 - Present
AttorneyJames Stallings Jr. & Associates2007 - 2010


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National South Asian Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Atlanta chapter)Member2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Green Card ObtainedSuccess

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Publication NameTitleDate
Law BlogGopal & Pedigo Immigration Law Blog2011
Business Law BlogGopal & Pedigo Business Law Blog2011
Bankruptcy Law BlogGopal & Pedigo Bankruptcy Law Blog2011


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nashville School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Middle Tennessee State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2002

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Representing Small Businesses In TennesseeRepresenting Small Businesses In Tennessee2010
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationFamily and Employment Based Immigration2010
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationFamily and Employment Based Visas2009