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F. Braxton Terry

also known as Brack Terry, Braxton Terry

About me

For more than a decade now, F. Braxton "Brack" Terry has represented the people of the East Tennessee area. Clients have turned to Brack when they or their loved ones were dealing with serious injury or death resulting from the negligence of others.


 


Brack practices in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, birth injury, products liability, workers' compensation, and tractor trailer accidents. Brack was admitted to the Tennessee Bar in 1996 and was, in that same year, admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee. In 2001 he was admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in Cincinnati, Ohio.


 


Brack, who was born in Morristown, Tennessee on February 19, 1970 and grew up in Bulls Gap, Tennessee, attended Walters State Community College in 1990, after graduating from Cherokee High School in Rogersville, Tennessee. He later received his B.S. at Carson-Newman College in 1992. Brack earned his Doctor Jurisprudence degree at the Nashville School of Law in 1996. Brack continues to be involved at both of his alma maters, serving as a member of the Walters State Community College Foundation Board of Directors. He was recently named Distinguished Young Alumnus for 2006-07 by the Division of Business at Carson Newman College.


 


Brack's involvement with professional organizations includes:



  • The American Association for Justice, formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers


      of America



  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association

  • Distinguished as an "Advocate" by the American Association for Justice

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

  • Northeast Tennessee Federal Bar Association Board of Directors

  • Named a rising star by "Super Lawyers" (limited to 2.5% of lawyers in
          the State)

  • Member of the multi-million dollar advocates forum


 


Locally, Brack has served as:



  • President of Ridin High, a therapeutic horse riding organization dedicated to
         helping disabled individuals.

  • Chair of the Administrative Council for Trinity United Methodist Church

  • Secretary, Vice President, President of the Walters State Community College
          Foundation


 


Brack lives in Greene County, Tennessee with his wife, Jana Durham-Terry, who is also an attorney and a member of the adjunct faculty at Walters State Community College. They have two sons, John Robert, who was born in 2003, and Alex, who was born in 2007.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Car Accident: 25%
    20 years
  2. Trucking Accident: 25%
    20 years
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
    20 years
  4. Motorcycle Accident: 15%
    20 years
  5. Defective Products: 10%
    20 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney endorsements

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  • Radford Harlan Dimmick

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Contact info

The Terry Law Firm

918 W 1st N St
Morristown, TN, 37814

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive199607/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyer, Personal Injury-PlaintiffBest Lawyers in America2013
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Mid-South Super LawyerMid-South Super Lawyers2013
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2012
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2011
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2010
Mid South Super lawyersSuper Lawyers2009
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2009
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2008
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2008
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2007
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2006
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2005
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyTerry, Terry and Stapleton1996 - 2013
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Board of Trial Advocates (Tennessee chapter)Vice President2012 - Present
Federal Bar Association (Northeast Tennessee chapter)Former President2010 - Present
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1996 - Present
Tennessee Association for JusticeMember1996 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Hamblen County Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Hearing Impaired vs Berkline LLC and Liberty Mutual InsuranceRecovery of over 6,000,000.00 thus far
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nashville School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Carson-Newman CollegeBusinessBS - Bachelor of Science1992
Walters State Community CollegeN/AAS- Associate of Science1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
2012 annual conventionPresentation on Tinnitus Claims2012