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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 34%
  2. Personal Injury: 33%
  3. Corporate: 33%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Hodges, Doughty & Carson

617 Main Ave
Po Box 869
Knoxville, TN, 37901-0869


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Construction Law and Litigation ConstructionBest Lawyers in America2014
Top Attorney - Commercial, Construction, Contract LawCityView Magazine2014
Construction Law and LitigationBest Lawyers in America2013
Construction/SuretyMid-South Super Lawyers2013
Construction, Real Estate and ConstructionSuper Lawyers2013
Top Attorney - Construction Law, Personal InjuryCityView Magazine2013
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Cityview Top Knoxville AttorneyCityview2012
Mid-South Super LawyerMid-South Super Lawyers2012
Top Attorney - Personal InjuryCityView Magazine2011
Best Personal Injury Lawyers in AmericaBest of the U.S. LLC2006
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Litigation Counsel of AmericaMemberN/A
Knoxville Bar FoundationFellowN/A
Tennessee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Knoxville Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Tennessee Bar FoundationFellowN/A
Tennessee Association of Construction CounselMemberN/A
Tennessee Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Board of Trial AdvocatesMemberN/A
University of Tennessee College of Law Dean's CircleMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Tennessee College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
University of TennesseeN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1974
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Tennessee Chapter of the American Board of Trial AdvocatesMasters in TrialN/A
National Business InstituteAdvanced Personal Injury Practice In TennesseeN/A
National Business InstituteAdvanced Construction Law in TennesseeN/A
Lorman Education Services, Knoxville, TNProperty Tax in TennesseeN/A