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I am licensed to practice in Tennessee. I am not certified as a specialist in any area of law by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization.


Practice areas


  1. Tax: 30%
    16 years
  2. Corporate: 30%
    16 years
  3. M & A: 20%
    16 years
  4. Probate: 10%
    16 years
  5. Estate Planning: 10%
    16 years

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Contact info

900 S Gay St Ste 900
Po Box 900
Knoxville, TN, 37901-0900


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Attorney:TaxationCityView Magazine2012
Top Attorney:Aviation/AdmiraltyCityView Magazine2012
Top Attorney:Income Tax/IRS ResolutionsCityView Magazine2012
Top Attorney:Wills/ProbateCityView Magazine2012
Top Attorney:Income Tax/IRS ResolutionsCityView Magazine2011
Top Attorney:TaxationCityView Magazine2010
Top Attorney:Income Tax/IRS ResolutionsCityView Magazine2010
Top Attorney:Wills/ProbateCityView Magazine2010
Top Attorney:Contract LawCityView Magazine2010
Top AttorneyCityView Magazine2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MemberWoolf, McClane, Bright, Allen & Carpenter, PLLC2009 - Present
AssociateWoolf, McClane, Bright, Allen & Carpenter, PLLC2001 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Grace Christian Academy School BoardBoard Member2011 - Present
Knoxville Estate Planning CouncilMember2009 - Present
Boys and Girls Club of the Smoky MountainsBoard Member/Secretary2008 - Present
Rotary Club of Sevierville- SunriseMember2006 - 2011
Carson-Newman College Planned Giving CouncilBoard Member2004 - Present
Knoxville Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust and Estate Law SectionMember2001 - Present
American Bar Association, Taxation SectionMember2001 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Woolf PrintsSignificant Tax Changes in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act2009
Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business LawTennessee Nonprofit LLCs - A New Option for Tax Exempt Entities2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawTaxLL.M - Master of Laws2001
University of Tennessee College of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2000
Carson-Newman CollegeAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Woolf McClane Tax and Business ForumDivorce Taxation2012
Woolf McClane Tax and Business ForumTop Ten Legal Mistakes2011
Singleton B. Wolfe Memorial Tax ConferenceTop Ten Legal Mistakes2011
PYA Lunch and LearnTop Ten Legal Mistakes2011
EOK Weekly MeetingTop Ten Legal Mistakes2011
Singleton B. Wolfe Memorial Tax ConferenceNavigating the Tax Consequences of Loan Workouts and Foreclosures2010
Saving the Family FarmChoice of Farm Entity and Farm Succession Planning2009
Monthly MeetingTAX CHANGE, IT'S ACOMING!2009
Continuing EducationLike Kind Exchanges under Section 10312007
Community OutreachCharitable Giving Option and Opportunities2007
Weekly MeetingEmployment Tax Primer2006
Customer Appreciation DinnerTennessee Advanced Directives and Estate Planning2005