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John Jeter Britton

Construction and development Attorney at Knoxville, TN

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  • Licensed for 42 years
    State TN
    Acquired 1982
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John J. Britton is a shareholder n the firm's Knoxville office. His practice focuses on litigation in state and federal courts in Tennessee, as well as state and local boards and administrative agencies. His primary  focus areas include: eminent domain and condemnation, real estate and real estate related litigation, firearms law, contract drafting, and business litigation.

Mr. Britton has been listed in "Best Lawyers in America" under Eminent Domain and Condemnation since 2007.

Mr. Britton is a member of the Knoxville News Sentinel Charities Board of Directors, which oversees the Empty Stocking Fund. In his spare time, he enjoys wing shooting, sporting clays, hiking,cooking and photography.

 

Location

Lewis Thomason
620 Market Street Once Centre Square 5th Floor
Po Box 2425
Knoxville, TN, 37901

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AVVO RATING 9.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Shareholder/attorney
  • Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg & Waldrop
  • 1994 - Present

Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Law
  • J.D.
  • 1982
  • University of Tennessee-Knoxville
  • B.A. with High Honors
  • 1979

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Stanley and Rhonda Gagne v. State Farm Fire & Casualty Company, No. E2011-01117-COA-R3-CV, COURT OF APPEALS OF TENNESSEE
  • Crawford v. J. Avery Bryan Funeral Home, Inc. No. E2006-00987-C0A-R3-CV, COURT OF APPEALS OF TENNESSEE, AT KNOXVILLE

Associations

  • US Supreme Court Historical Society
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Member
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  • Knox County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2017
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2016
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2015
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2014
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2013
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2012
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2011
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2010
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2009
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2008
  • Listed
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2007
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Publications

  • Greater Knoxville Business Journal
  • Gun Laws Every Tennessee Employer Needs To Know
  • 2016
  • Tennessee Real Estate Law Conference, M. Lee Smith Publishers, LLC
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Issues: Case Law Update
  • 2011
  • Tennessee Real Estate Law Conference, M. Lee Smith Publishers, LLC
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Issues: Peculiarities of Eminent Domain/Condemnation Law
  • 2011

Speaking Engagements

  • Lewis Thomason Annual Employment Law Seminar
  • Firearms Frenzy: Gun Laws Every Tennessee Employer Needs To Know
  • 2016
  • Gun Law in Tennessee
  • Firearms Dealers and Licensing Requirements
  • 2016
  • Eminent Domain From Start to Finish,
  • Calculating Damages and Just Compensation: Appraiser Insights” and “Settlement Strategies
  • 2013
  • Employment Law Update in Tennessee
  • Employee Habits and Personal Expressions
  • 2012
  • Lewis King Third Annual Employment Law Seminar
  • Hot Topics That Can Burn Employers
  • 2011
  • Employment Law From A to Z in Tennessee
  • Employee Habits and Personal Expressions
  • 2011
  • Eminent Domain from Start to Finish
  • Settlement Strategies
  • 2011
  • Eminent Domain from Start to Finish
  • Calculating Damages and Just Compensation
  • 2011
  • Lewis King Second Annual Employment Law Seminar
  • Protecting Your Business
  • 2010
  • presentation for selected insureds of Shafer Insurance Agency, Inc,
  • Workers’ Compensation Changes for the Construction Industry
  • 2009
  • Eminent Domain: Key Trial Tactics
  • Pleadings and Discovery: Initial Steps to Success
  • 2009
  • Eminent Domain: Key Trial Tactics
  • Experts: Your Trial Arsenal
  • 2009
  • Eminent Domain: Key Trial Tactics
  • Evidence: A Look at What You Need and How to Present It
  • 2009
  • DICTA, A Monthly Publication of the Knoxville Bar Association
  • Condemnation 101
  • 2009
  • Tennessee Land Law for Civil Engineers Domain and Land Surveyors
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • 2007
  • Property Taking Through Eminent Domain in Tennessee
  • Strategies for Effectively Settling the Eminent Domain Action
  • 2007
  • Property Taking Through Eminent Domain in Tennessee
  • Understanding Just Compensation
  • 2007
  • Property Taking Through Eminent Domain in Tennessee
  • Effectively Navigating an Eminent Domain Action
  • 2007
  • presentation to Tennessee Municipal Attorneys Association
  • Eminent Domain in Tennessee
  • 2007
  • Eminent Domain in Tennessee
  • Inverse Condemnation
  • 2007
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Knoxville Construction and development Lawyer John Jeter Britton
John Jeter Britton
Construction and development Attorney
Knoxville, TN
Licensed for 42 years