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Ben Hyder Houston

Ben Hyder Houston II

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Employment & Labor

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Criminal Defense: 25%
    11 years
  2. Family: 25%
    11 years
  3. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    11 years
  4. Personal Injury: 15%
    11 years
  5. Employment & Labor: 10%
    11 years



Hourly ($200/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Lisa Anne White

    Mr. Houston is a dedicated attorney who serves as an excellent advocate for his clients. He is ethical, intelligent, and treats opposing counsel with respect. I have opposed him on various cases, but respect him and the manner in which he practices and studies law.


    Lisa White Adoption Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Howard M Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Houston is an outstanding attorney with an exceptional reputation. He is a strong and zealous advocate for his clients and a credit to the legal profession. I highly recommend his legal services.


    Howard Lewis Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

717 N Central St
Knoxville, TN, 37917-7258



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Cum LaudeUniversity of Tennessee College of Law2004
American Jurisprudence Award - Constitutional LawUniversity of Tennessee College of Law2004
American Jurisprudence Award - Pretrial LitigationUniversity of Tennessee College of Law2004
Summa Cum LaudeUniversity of Tennessee at Chattanooga2001
Kolwyck Memorial Academic Achievement ScholarshipUniversity of Tennessee College of Law2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyBen H. Houston II, Attorney at Law2004 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsMember2015 - Present
Knoxville Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Tennessee Law ReviewEditor2003 - 2004

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. Green, No. E2008-00884-CCA-R3-CD (Tenn. Crim. App. 2009).Case Dismissed by the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals
In re: Z.T.S., No. E2007-00949-COA-R3-PT (Tenn. Ct. App. 2008)Termination of Parental Rights Reversed by the Tennessee Court of Appeals
Cole v. CTI Molecular Imaging, 2005 WL 3534382 (E.D. Tenn. 2005)Case Settled

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
UNIV TNLawlaw2004
University of Tennessee, ChattanoogaPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2001