Sara Elizabeth Compher-Rice

Sara Elizabeth Compher-Rice

DUI / DWI Attorney
Knoxville, TN




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About Me

Sara Compher-Rice received her B.A. from Denison University in 1999 with a major in Political Science and a minor in English Literature. Sara attended the University of Tennessee College of Law, where she received her Doctor of Jurisprudence, Magna Cum Laude (high honors), in 2002. Graduating in the top ten percent of her class, Sara was elected to the Order of the Coif, the highest academic...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Best Choice in Knox County

Posted by: a client 6 months ago.

I was charged with a DUI in Knox county. After visiting with several DUI attorneys, I hired Sara to conduct my legal defense for the charge. Sara is...

Such a relief!

Posted by: a DUI client 7 months ago.

You simply cannot choose a better lawyer than Sara Compher-Rice! Sara and Steve both handled my case with understanding, support and professionalism....
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Showing 2 of 16 peer endorsements

Rock Christopher Lee
Rock Lee

Indianapolis, IN

7 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. I was representing an TN licensed driver in Indiana and needed some TN DUI advice. Sara was extremely knowledgeable about TN...
Robert Samuel Gilligan
Robert Gilligan

Waynesville, NC

4 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this lawyer.
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2002 License Status: Active for the state of Tennessee.
Last updated by Avvo: 01/05/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2008 – present

Oberman & Rice


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1999 BA - Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

Denison University


Showing 1 of 3 awards

2010 Rising Star

Mid-South Super Lawyers


Showing 1 of 7 association entries

2011- present Hearing Committee Member

Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility

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Showing 2 of 3 publications

2009 Investigating the DUI Case: Things to Do, Places to Go, People to See

The Champion Magazine

2008 Have You Told Your DUI Client . . . ?


Speaking Engagements

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2010 DUI Legislative Update: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

at Taking Care of Business-DUI Seminar

2009 DUI Case Law and Legislative Update

at Strategies in Defending DWI and DUI Cases in Tennessee

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