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Kimberly Cross Shields

Kimberly Cross Shields

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Medical Malpractice, Child Custody, Child Support, Personal Injury

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Divorce & Separation: 50%
    5 years
  2. Medical Malpractice: 20%
    21 years
  3. Personal Injury: 10%
    21 years
  4. Child Support: 10%
    5 years
  5. Child Custody: 10%
    5 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

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    I endorse this lawyer. Kim has all the abilities needed to make a great lawyer - she knows the law extremely well; she is a great communicator and can present a case well in court; she is a strong advocate for her clients, and she is exceedingly ethical. I would recommend her to anyone.

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    Albert McLean Medical Malpractice Attorney
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Contact Info

369 North Main Street
Memphis, TN, 38103

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive199506/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Hardison Law Firm (Tier 1) top ranked in U.S. law firms“Best Law Firms”2012
Pro Bono Honor Roll with Memphis Area Legal ServicesMemphis Area Legal Services2011
Member of Worldwide Who's Who RegistryWorld Wide Who's Who Registry2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyCross Shields Law2015 - Present
AttorneyBaker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz2014 - 2015
PartnerThe Hardison Law Firm2005 - 2014
Claims AttorneyProClaim America2002 - 2005
AttorneyAnthoney Deal, P.C.2000 - 2002
AttorneyMcNabb Holley and Waldrup1998 - 2000
AttorneyDeal Cooper and Holton1995 - 1998
Registered NurseBaptist Memorial Hospital Memphis1987 - 1995
Registered NurseCedars Sinai Hospital Los Angeles1983 - 1987
Registered NurseBaptist Memorial Hospital Memphis1980 - 1983

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tennessee Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Tennessee Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Memphis Bar AssociationN/AN/A
DRI - The Voice of the Defense BarN/AN/A
Divorce TechnologyN/AN/A
Medical Malpractice Law: Attorneys and Damages ExpertsN/AN/A
Medical Malpractice Lawyer NetworkN/AN/A
Medicare Set-Aside ForumN/AN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Myers v. AMISUB d/b/a Saint Francis Hospital et al. W2010-00837-SC-R11CV (Tenn. 2012)Supreme ruling in our favor

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of MemphisN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1990
Baptist Memorial Hospital School of NursingNursingR.N.1980

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Issues in Personal Injury Practice in TennesseeInterpreting Medical Information2012
BSN ProgramChanges in the Healthcare Liability Act2012