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About Sabin & Associates, PLLC

Sabin & Associates, PLLC focuses our law practice in estate planning, probate, trust administration and elder law issues. Based in Chattanooga, Tennessee, our mission is to provide the residents of Eastern Tennessee with quality estate planning resources, such as assistance with Living Trusts, Wills (simple & complex), Probate, Trust Administration, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, Irrevocable Trusts, Family Limited Partnerships, and Charitable Giving. When you visit or call our office, we want you to feel comfortable discussing such an important issue concerning both you and your family. We want to arm you with the information you need to make an informed decision about your family's future. Visit our online Estate Planning Information Center to obtain timely, quality information on estate planning and related issues, including complimentary issues of our Special Reports and Estate Planning News articles. Residents of Chattanooga and Eastern Tennessee can register to attend our Estate Planning Seminars.

About Norman E. Sabin

As an attorney in private practice in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Norman Sabin provides extensive estate and tax planning services to individuals and businesses. Mr. Sabin’s primary focus is protecting families from the devastating legal effects of disability and death. Through proper planning, individuals and families can avoid probate, protect their assets, continue their legacies through strategic charitable giving, and provide for the security of their loved ones. He will take the time to get to know you as individuals, to learn about your life and values, and work closely with you through an ongoing relationship to ensure your personal and financial goals are met as your life and the laws change over the years.

Mr. Sabin combines a background in business with a wide range of legal and personal experience to provide his clients with a uniquely practical perspective. An attorney since 1994, he now devotes his practice primarily to estate and legacy planning. Mr. Sabin has taught legal courses at the college level as an Adjunct Instructor at Chattanooga State Technical Community College and Bryan College. Mr. Sabin also offers educational seminars on a variety of estate planning topics to both the general public and private groups.

Mr. Sabin is a member of the prestigious American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys, an organization committed to promoting the highest standards of excellence in the profession.  He is also a member of the Estate Planning Council of Chattanooga, the Chattanooga Bar Association and the Tennessee Bar Association. He is admitted to practice law before the Supreme Court of Tennessee as well as the U.S. District Courts and the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.


Mr. Sabin received his Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and received his Juris Doctorate from Regent University. While in law school, he was Editor-in-Chief of the Regent Law Review, and a member of the Regent University National Moot Court Team. Mr. Sabin also served as co-chairman of Regent’s Intramural Moot Court competition. In addition, he served on the University President’s Committee for Academic Affairs. Mr. Sabin was listed in Who=s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.




Mr. Sabin is married to Patricia Sabin. They have three children, Daris, Kelsey and Zachery. He also has two grandchildren, Joshua and Madyson. Outside the office, Mr. Sabin enjoys a wide variety of activities, including golf, attending theater and concert events and spending time with his family. He attends church at Grace Calvary Chapel and has actively participated in ministries in the Chattanooga area.

About the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys

The Academy is a national organization dedicated to promoting excellence in estate planning by providing its exclusive membership of attorneys with up-to-date research on estate and tax planning, educational materials, and other important resources to empower them to provide superior estate planning services. The Academy expects members to have at least 36 hours of legal education each year specifically in estate, tax, probate and/or elder law subjects. To ensure this goal is met, the Academy provides over 40 hours of continuing legal education each year. The Academy has also been recognized as a consumer legal source by Money Magazine and Suze Orman in her book, 9 Steps to Financial Freedom.


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Practice areas


  1. Trusts: 35%
  2. Estate Planning: 30%
  3. Wills & Living Wills: 10%
  4. Probate: 10%
  5. Other: 15%
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  • Raymond J German

    Norm is an accomplished attorney. continually improving his skills and knowledge; I know because we study together as Members of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys. Norm is always contributing the honing process of sharpening our estate planning attorney skills.


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Contact info

Sabin & Associates, PLLC

651 East 4th Street
Suite 100
Chattanooga, TN, 37403


GAActive Member in Good Standing 201311/07/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Who's Who Among Students In American Colleges and UniversitiesWho's Who Among Students in American Colleges1994
Law Review Editor in ChiefRegent University School of Law1993
Member - National Moot Court TeamRegent University School of Law1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneySabin & Associates, PLLC2008 - Present
AttorneyLaw Offices of Morgan Adams2000 - 2008
AttorneyRuth McCarthy & Coleman, P.C.1997 - 2000
AttorneyLuther Anderson1994 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Tennessee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Chattanooga Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationFormer MemberN/A
American Academy of Estate Planning AttorneysMemberN/A
National Association of Elder Law AttorneysMemberN/A
Chattanooga Estate Planning CounselMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
BookBasic Estate Planning: A Primer on Safeguarding Your Legacy2011
Hamilton County HeraldAttorney urges considering estate planning issues in advance2011
Hamilton County HeraldBar Association planning new attorney mentoring program2010
Hamilton County HeraldAttorney fulfills childhood dreams, satisfied helping others2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Regent University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical UniversityAeronauticsBS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Wednesday Nights at McDonald Road Seventh Day AdventistEstate Planning2013
Monthly Meeting of Retired EngineersEstate Planning2013
Educational Public SeminarsLegacy Wealth Planning2013
Resident Monthly MeetingEstate Planning Myths2012
Educational Public SeminarsLegacy Wealth Planning2012
Client SeminarLegacy Wealth Planning2012
Medicaid Planning SeminarLong Term Care Planning2011
Joy In Our TownFamily Estate Planning Issues2011
Educational Public SeminarsLegacy Wealth Planning2011
Bledsoe County Cattlemen's Association Monthly MeetingEstate Planning for Famers and Ranchers2011
Oostomy Support Group MeetingEstate Planning Concepts2010
Legacy Wealth Planning SeminarsEstate Planning Concepts2010
Educational Seminars for PublicLegacy Wealth Planning2010
Mt. Caanan Baptist Church Senior FellowshipBasic Estate Planning2009
Educational Public SeminarsLegacy Wealth Planning2009