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Julia Ann Spannaus

Julia Ann Spannaus

Practice areas:

Child Custody, Family, Adoption, Juvenile, Divorce & Separation

About Me

Representing clients in all family matters including child custody, visitation, child support, child abuse and neglect, conservatorship, special education, adoption, divorce and guardianship proceedings.  Representing clients across East Tennessee, including Blount, Knox, Loudon and Sevier Counties, Maryville, Alcoa, Knoxville, Lenoir City, Loudon, Sevierville and surrounding areas.  


Languages Spoken: English, German

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Child Custody: 50%
    8 years
  2. Family: 20%
    8 years
  3. Adoption: 15%
    4 years
  4. Juvenile: 10%
    8 years
  5. Divorce & Separation: 5%
    3 years



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Vanessa Samano

    I endorse this lawyer. I had the opportunity to work with Ms. Spannaus on a complicated juvenile matter. She was a tremendous advocate for her clients! She was passionate and very knowledgeable!


    Vanessa Samano Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Kevin Wayne Shepherd

    Ms. Spannaus is an in-charge, sharp attorney who stays up to date on the law, and is very knowledgeable as a result. I am impressed with her character, integrity and advocacy for her clients. When looking for a lawyer, you not only want a great lawyer, but you also want someone that you can trust. Julia provides both of those features.


    Kevin Shepherd Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

101 Broadway 2nd Floor
Po Box 4595
Maryville, TN, 37802

Julia Spannaus, Esq.

PO Box 4595
Maryville, TN, 37802




NYResigned 200803/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneySolo Law Practice2012 - Present
Regional General CounselTennessee Department of Children's Services2011 - 2011
Assistant General CounselTennessee Department of Children's Services2009 - 2011
AttorneyNew York City Administration for Children's Services2007 - 2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
East Tennessee Lawyers Association for WomenN/A2013 - Present
Knox County Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Blount County Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Georgetown UniversityN/AMA - Masters2002
University of Tennessee, Knoxville (main)College ScholarsBA - Bachelor of Arts2000

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Bristol Bar AssociationFamily Law Aspects of Special Immigrant Juvenile Status2015
The ABCs of Representing Unaccompanied Immigrant ChildrenFamily Law Issues in TN Courts2014
Smoky Mountain ConferenceLegal Topics in Child Care2014
Ripples in the Pond: An Update for Attorneys Representing Children and FamiliesPanel Moderator2013