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Tucker Herndon concentrates his
practice in the areas of commercial lending and creditors' rights, loan
documentation, foreclosures, real estate transactions, alcoholic
beverage licensing and regulatory compliance
, and general business
law, including formation and governance for corporations, limited
liability companies and partnerships. 


Herndon represents financial institutions and borrowers in loan
transactions involving all forms of collateral and in all aspects of the
litigation process, including collections.  He
has been involved in numerous business negotiations for individuals and
corporate clients. 



part of his alcoholic beverage practice, Mr. Herndon represents
restaurants, hotels, bars, clubs and venues statewide.  Clients
range from publicly-traded corporations to small, chef-owned


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Practice areas


  1. Banking: 45%
  2. Foreclosure: 25%
  3. Commercial: 15%
  4. Licensing: 15%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jacob Robert Nemer

    Tucker is a great person and a great lawyer. His client-first approach combined with his unique ability to think outside the box make him a great asset to his clients and to the legal community as a whole.


    Jacob Nemer Probate Attorney
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  • Susan Lyell Young

    Tucker is a true professional. He works diligently for his clients and listens carefully to their concerns. He is an asset to the Nashville Bar.


    Susan Young Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

511 Union St Ste 2300
Nashville, TN, 37219

Burr Forman LLP

511 Union Street, Suite 2300
Nashville, TN, 37219



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015
Thirty Under 30Nashville's Top Thirty Under 302014
Law Leaders RisingNashville Post2012
Eagle Scout AwardBoy Scouts of AmericaN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerBurr & Forman2015 - Present
AttorneyBone McAllester Norton2005 - 2015
Association namePosition nameDuration
Harry Phillips American Inn of CourtMember2011 - Present
Nashville Young LeadersN/A2011 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
Nashville Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
Legal cases
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www.tuckerh.comFinally Bars in TennesseeN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nashville School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of MississippiBanking and FinanceN/A2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Foreclosure DefenseThe Essentials of Foreclosure Defense2011
Capital Bank, N.A. Bank EventPerfection of Security Interests and Loan Documentation2011
BMN Banking EventWhat Every Lender Needs to Know2010