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Rebecca Cothran Blair

Personal injury Attorney at Brentwood, TN

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  • Licensed for 28 years
    State TN
    Acquired 1996
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Rebecca

Learn Rebecca’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Personal injury
    60%
    Including medical malpractice, auto accidents, drownings, sexual abuse, premises liability

    28 years

  2. Litigation
    20%
    Other forms of civil litigation including complicated matters of commercial litigation

  3. Probate
    20%
    Probate litigation including will contests, undue influence, administration disputes

 

In nineteen years I have developed an immensely diverse practice.  I have substantial experience in many aspects of civil litigation, including tort law (plaintiff and defense), insurance coverage litigation, business litigation, and probate litigation.  Some of my more significant business clients have included State Industries, Bridgestone and Comdata.  In addition to my litigation experience, I am also a listed as a Rule 31 General Civil mediator.

 

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Recovering Damages for Personal Injury
Will Contest
Conservatorships in Tennessee
Deadline to Bring a Claim After Auto Accident

Location

The Blair Law Firm
1608 Westgate Circle
Suite 100
Brentwood, TN, 37027

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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.1 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Primary Litigator
  • The Blair Law Firm
  • 2010 - Present
  • Shareholder
  • Day & Blair, P.C.
  • 2001 - 2010
  • Associate
  • Boult, Cummings, Conners & Berry
  • 1998 - 2001
  • Associate
  • Ortale, Kelley, Herbert & Crawford
  • 1996 - 1998
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Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Law
  • Juris Doctor
  • 1996
  • University of Tennessee
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 1993

Associations

  • John Marshall American Inn of Court
  • Member
  • N/A
  • S.O.S.A. (Stamping Out Sexual Abuse)
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Davidson County Foster Care Review Board
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Judicial Conference
  • Member, Bench Bar Committee
  • N/A
  • L.A.W.
  • Co-Chair, Practicing Parents Committee
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • Member, Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • Co-Editor, Medicine & Law Newsletter
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Board Member
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Vice-Chair-General Solo, Small Firm Section
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Association for Justice
  • Vice-Chair, Legislative Committee
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Association for Justice
  • Parliamentarian
  • N/A
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Association for Justice
  • Board of Governors
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Association for Justice
  • Executive Committee
  • N/A
  • T.L.A.W.
  • President-Elect
  • 2009 - 2010
  • American Bar Association
  • TIPPS Leadership Academy
  • 2008 - 2009
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Mid-South Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2009

Speaking Engagements

  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Case Evaluation from the Plaintiff's Perspective
  • 2014
  • M. Lee Smith
  • Hot Topics in Tennessee Probate Litigation
  • 2014
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Conservatorship Panel: Practice Issues and Recent Developments
  • 2013
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo
  • 2013 Medical Malpractice Conference: Health Care Liability Case Law Updates
  • 2013
  • Sumner County Bar Association
  • Probate Litigation
  • 2013
  • M. Lee Smith
  • Probate & Estate Planning Conference for Tennessee Attorneys
  • 2013
  • M. Lee Smith
  • 2013 Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners
  • 2013
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo
  • Tort Law Conference for Tennessee Attorneys
  • 2012
  • M. Lee Smith
  • Will Contests in Tennessee
  • 2012
  • M. Lee Smith
  • Probate Planning and Adminstration
  • 2012
  • M. Lee Smith
  • Issues in Conservatorships
  • 2012
  • Lipscomb University Law Camp
  • Goals of Corrective Justice
  • 2012
  • Williamson County Bar Association
  • Hot Topics in Probate Litigation
  • 2011
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo
  • The 5th Annual Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners
  • 2011
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo
  • Tennessee Probate & Estate Planning Conference
  • 2011
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo
  • Medical Malpractice Conference for Tennessee Attorneys
  • 2011
  • Nashville School of Law
  • Ethical Issues in Probate Litigation
  • 2011
  • Nashville School of Law
  • Probate Litigation: Conservatorships, Will Contests and Claims Against Estates
  • 2011
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Estate Planning and Probate Practice Institute: Development, Strategies and Tips for Estate Planner and Probate Practitioners
  • 2011
  • Lipscomb University
  • Hot Coffee
  • 2011
  • Tennessee Bar Association Corporate Counsel Pro Bono Initiative Seminar
  • Medicare Second Payer Act
  • 2010
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo
  • Tennessee Supreme Court Tort Cases in 2010
  • 2010
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo
  • Medical Malpractice Conference for Tennessee Attorneys
  • 2010
  • Nashville School of Law Seminar
  • Deciding Whether to Accept Representation: Case Investigation, Employment Contract, and Ethical Considerations
  • 2010
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo Seminar
  • 2009 Amendments to Medical Malpractice Act Effective July 1: What Tennessee Attorneys Must Know
  • 2009
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo Seminar
  • Medical Malpractice Conference for Tennessee Attorneys
  • 2009
  • TBA Bar Center Seminar
  • Effectively Handling Malpractice Cases in Tennessee
  • 2009
  • Memphis Bar Association Seminar
  • Annual John Dice Seminar
  • 2009
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo Audio Conference
  • Economic Damages in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Cases
  • 2008
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo Audio Conference
  • Vicarious Liability in Medical Malpractice Cases
  • 2008
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo and Tennessee Tort Law Letter
  • Medical Malpractice Conference for Tennessee Attorneys
  • 2008
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo
  • Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners
  • 2008
  • Tennessee Association for Justice
  • Successful Women Litigators: Taking It to the Next Level
  • 2008
  • National Business Institute Seminar
  • Handling Medical Negligence Claims
  • 2008
  • Day & Blair, P.C. Seminar
  • Fundamentals of Civil Litigation in Tennessee
  • 2008
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo Audio Conference
  • Medical Malpractice: Meeting the Criteria for the Locality Rule
  • 2007
  • TennBarU Young Lawyers Division
  • Trial Practice Seminar
  • 2007
  • National Business Institute Seminar
  • Tackling Advanced Medical Malpractice Issues
  • 2007
  • Branham & Day, P.C. Seminar
  • Unlocking the Power of the Law: Fundamentals of Civil Litigation in Tennessee
  • 2006
  • Branham & Day, P.C. Seminar
  • Beyond the Fundamentals of Civil Litigation
  • 2005
  • Branham & Day, P.C. Seminar
  • Unlocking the Power of the Law: Fundamentals of Civil Litigation in Tennessee
  • 2005
  • Branham & Day, P.C. Seminar
  • Beyond the Fundamentals of Civil Litigation
  • 2004
  • Branham & Day, P.C. Seminar
  • Unlocking the Power of the Law: Fundamentals of Civil Litigation in Tennessee
  • 2004
  • Branham & Day, P.C. Seminar
  • Unlocking the Power of the Law: Fundamentals of Civil Litigation in Tennessee
  • 2003
  • Branham & Day, P.C. Seminar
  • Unlocking the Power of the Law: Fundamentals of Civil Litigation in Tennessee
  • 2002
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Tennessee Judicial Conference Bench Bar Program
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Attorneys Memo
  • Tennessee Probate & Estate Planning Conference
  • N/A
  • Nashville School of Law
  • Probate Litigation: Conservatorships, Will Contests and Claims Against Estates
  • N/A
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Tips for Probate Draftsmen from the Litigators’ Perspective
  • N/A
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Brentwood Personal injury Lawyer Rebecca Cothran Blair
Rebecca Cothran Blair
Personal injury Attorney
Brentwood, TN
Licensed for 28 years