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Brent Owen Horst

Brent Owen Horst

also known as Brent Horst

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Sex Crime

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Sex Crime: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%



Hourly ($75-150/hour), Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Joseph Torri

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Joseph Torri Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Daniel Jai Tripathi

    I endorse Brent. He is well versed in the law and an asset to the legal community.


    Daniel Tripathi Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

3925 Gallatin Pk
Nashville, TN, 372160690

Brent Horst, Attorney at Law & Associates

3925 Gallatin Pike
Nashville, TN, 37216




FLMember in Good Standing198708/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2015
Ten BestAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2015
BV Peer RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
BV Peer RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
BV Peer RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
American Jurisprudence Award in International LawAmerican Jurisprudence Publishing1986

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerBrent Horst, Attorney at Law1996 - Present
Assistant Attorney GeneralAttorney General of Tennessee1995 - 1996
Assistant State AttorneyState Attorney Clearwater Florida1987 - 1993


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2015 - Present
Americant Instute of Criminal Law Attorneysmember2015 - Present
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2014 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2010 - Present
National Board of Legal Specialty CertificationCertified as Criminal Trial Specialist1999 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State v. S.A.Not guilty of rape and not guilty of sexual battery
State v. M.T.conviction reversed client free
State v. T.S.not guilty verdict

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Publication NameTitleDate
James Website PublicationsDiscovery and the Child Forensic Interview2013
James Website PublishingDefending Against False Child Sex Abuse Cases2009
James Website PublicationDefending Against Drug Charges2007


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Toledo College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Bowling Green State UniversityCriminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Fox News ChannelTSA arrest of a client2011