After graduating with honors from Belmont University College of Law, Chris joined David Randolph Smith & Associates to assist in the firm’s personal injury practice, an area where he could help bring a measure of justice to injured people and grieving families. He handles Title IX, civil rights, and wrongful death cases for the firm. Chris understands that many clients are facing a very difficult time in their lives and works to ensure that each of his clients is both well informed and well represented.
Prior to joining the firm, Chris served as a judicial law clerk for the United State’s Attorney Office for the Middle District of Tennessee, where he assisted on qui tam whistleblower lawsuits and Medicare fraud cases. He also clerked in the Tennessee Claims Commission Middle Division, where he worked on civil litigation involving the State of Tennessee.
Chris is admitted to practice in the State of Tennessee and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Submissions Editor||Belmont Law Review||2013|
|Associate||David Randolph Smith & Associates||2016 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Tennessee Bar Association||Member||2015 - Present|
|Belmont University College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2015|
|Kenyon College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2007|
|Jane Doe I et. al. v. University of Tennessee||$2.48 million settlement|