Barry Jason McWhirter

Also known as Barry J. McWhirter

Barry Jason McWhirter

Immigration Attorney

Memphis, TN

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

Spanish , English

Answers and Advice

15 questions answered.

About Me

Being the son of one of the most respected trial lawyer's in Memphis, I knew that I too wanted to be a trial lawyer from a very early age. In my professional career, I have specialized in trial work and have had the opportunity to try lawsuits in Federal Court, Immigration Court, General Sessions (both civil and criminal) Court, Chancery Court, Criminal Court, and Circuit Court. I handle...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Barry is awesome!! 10/10

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 1 year ago.

Barry is just an all around great guy. He is superb. Very smart and talented in what he does. He is also well known. I haven't even known him for...
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Endorsements

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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Barry. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Ruchee Janardan Patel
Ruchee Patel

Memphis, TN

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
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Résumé

License

2001 License Status: Active for the state of Tennessee.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/02/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

McWhirter & Irvine, PLLC

Education

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2001 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law

Awards

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2001 Mock Trial Competition Winner

University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law

Associations

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2007- present Board of Directors

Memphis Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2001 How the Abolishment of the Assumption of Risk Doctrine in Tennessee Affected Common Law Doctrine Associated with Primary Implied Assumption of the Risk

University of Memphis Law Review

2000 Sullivan v. Baptist Memorial Hospital: Self-Publication - A Compelling Doctrine

University of Memphis Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions

at Judicial Conference 2012

2011 Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions in Tennessee

at BenchBar and Boardroom Conference

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