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  1. Litigation: 34%
  2. Government: 33%
  3. Bankruptcy & Debt: 33%

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617 Main Avenue
Po Box 869
Knoxville, TN, 37901-0869


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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Attorney - BankruptcyCityView Magazine2012
MemberCambridge Who's Who2011
2010 EditionSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Trustee PanelUnited States Bankruptcy CourtN/A
Federal Panel MediatorUSDCEDN/A
Certified Business Bankruptcy SpecialistTennessee Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education and SpecializationN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyHodges, Doughty & Carson, PLLC1979 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
Supreme Court of TennesseeMember, Board of Professional Responsibility Hearing CommitteeN/A
Defense Research Institute, Law InstituteMemberN/A
Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of TNMediatorN/A
Mid-South Commercial Law InstituteBoardmemberN/A
Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and SpecializationCertified Business Bankruptcy SpecialistN/A
Tennessee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Knoxville Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Bankruptcy TrusteesMemberN/A
American Bankruptcy InstituteMemberN/A
American Bankruptcy Board of CertificationMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Tennessee College of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Harvard UniversityN/AMA - MastersN/A
University of North CarolinaN/ABS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
SeminarBankruptcy Litigation 1012011
SeminarPost Judgment Remedies2008
SeminarChanges Due to Bankruptcy Reform Litigation2006
SeminarInmate Rights2006
SeminarFundamentals of Bankruptcy Law2006
SeminarBankruptcy Reform Update-One Year Later2006
SeminarWhat Every Lawyer Should Know About Civil Rights Litigation2002
SeminarAdvanced Consumer Bankruptcy Issues in TN2002
SeminarAdvanced Consumer Bankruptcy Issues in TN2002
SeminarJail - Police Liability Parts I & II - Attorney in Middle2000
SeminarLitigating Jail Conditions and Jail Suicide Cases2000