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Thomas Travis Overton

About me

Im a fierce compeitor and do not like to lose. I will treat you or your family like your my own and represent you or them to the best of my ability like I have done for 27 years.I do anything from dui cases to complex Murder cases and everything in between.Experience counts because the prosecutor knows that I have no hesitancy in going to trial if the situation arises.


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    29 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
    29 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  3. White Collar Crime: 10%
    29 years, 1 thousand cases



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Contact info

Law Offices of Thomas T Overton

401 Church Street
Suite 2900
Nashville, TN, 37219


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
10 Best Under 40American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2014
Nominee- Criminal Defense AwardNashville Bar Association2013
Assistance Of CounselNashville Bar Association1997
Moot Court AdviserNashville Bar association1990
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney29LA Law Offices1987 - Present
Claims DefenderState of Tennessee Claims Comission1987 - 1987
Association namePosition nameDuration
Nashville Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMemberN/A
National College of DUI DefenseMemberN/A
Nashville Bar AssociationAssistance of Counsel1997 - 1998
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v Cherrynot guilty of Aggravated child abuse Guity of lesser offense of aggravated Assault
State vs EdwardsNot guilty
State vs Ralph ClaypoleNot guilty of second degree murder
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Publication nameTitleDate
Tennessean NewspaperLaw Blog2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nashville School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
University of Tennessee, MartinN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1982
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
National Lawyers GuildOver The Limit; Defending a DUI Case2013
National Lawyers GuildPresenting Facebook Evidence in Criminal Trials2010