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Brett Alexander Hughes

Brett Alexander Hughes

Practice areas:

Litigation, Employment & Labor, Health Care, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Litigation: 30%
    2 years
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
    2 years
  3. Health Care: 20%
    2 years
  4. Employment & Labor: 20%
  5. Criminal Defense: 10%
    2 years

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Tabitha Francisco McNabb

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Tabitha McNabb Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • James Matthew Kirby

    I endorse this lawyer.


    James Kirby Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Harris Shelton Hanover Walsh, PLLC

One Commerce Square Building
40 South Main St.; Suite 2700
Memphis, TN, 38103



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2013
Power Player - Personal Injury LawyersMemphis Business Quarterly2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Rising Star - Midsouth Super LawyersThomson Reuters2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
MemberHarris Shelton Hanover Walsh, PLLC1998 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyShelby County District Attorney's Office1996 - 1998

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Lawyers Journal Club of MemphisMember2012 - Present
TAGlawAffiliate Member2011 - Present
Memphis Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Tennessee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
US Bank v. Tennessee Farmers Ins. Co.Summary Judgment Affirmed
Provident Bank v. Tennessee Farmers Ins. Co.Summary Judgment
Cross v. City of MemphisReversed and remanded

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Publication NameTitleDate
Tennessee Bar Association“The Economic Loss Doctrine under Tennessee law”2009

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Samford University, Cumberland School of Law LawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of Tennessee, Knoxville (main)N/ABA - Bachelor of Arts with Honors1993

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Managing Behavioral Health Patients in the EDTennessee Law2013
CLE SKIEconomic Loss Doctrine2009
How to Get Your Brother in Law Out of Jail and DUI DevelopmentsCriminal Law2001