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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 95%
    23 years
  2. Personal Injury: 3%
    5 years
  3. Family: 2%
    6 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

2 total 

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  • James A.H. Bell

    I endorse this lawyer wholeheartly. Paula is an exceptionally skilled trial lawyer and a very skilled negotiater. She brings to the courtroom a persuave manner of truth, justice and sincerity.


    James Bell Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

  • Sean Cleary

    I endorse this lawyer. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community.


    Sean Cleary Car accident Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Attorney Paula Henderson

121 Broad St. S.W.
Cleveland, TN, 37364


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Nationally Ranked Top Ten AttorneyNational Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers Association2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyChancy, Kanavos, Love, & Painter2015 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of James A.H. Bell, P.C.2012 - 2015
AttorneyLaw Office of Paula Ham2005 - 2011
Assistant District AttorneyOffice of Knox County District Attorney General1993 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseN/A2014 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard of DirectorsN/A
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/AN/A
National Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Knoxville Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Tennessee Bar AssociationN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Tennessee College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of Tennessee, Knoxville (main)Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1990