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Preston Andrew Hawkins

Construction and development Attorney at Knoxville, TN

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  • Licensed for 22 years
    State TN
    Acquired 2002
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Preston

Learn Preston’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Construction and development
    50%

    21 years, 100 cases

  2. Litigation
    40%

    21 years, 100 cases

  3. Appeals
    10%

    21 years, 20 cases

Location

Preston Andrew Hawkins
620 Market St Fl 5
Po Box 2425
Knoxville, TN, 37902-2237

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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 200-275 per hour
  • Contingency 30%-40%
Payment methods
Cash, Check

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Shareholder
  • Lewis Thomason King Krieg & Waldrop, PC
  • 2016 - Present
  • Special Counsel
  • Lewis Thomason King Krieg & Waldrop, PC
  • 2014 - 2016
  • Attorney
  • Lewis King Krieg & Waldrop, PC
  • 2006 - 2013
  • Attorney
  • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz
  • 2004 - 2006
  • Attorney
  • Luther Anderson
  • 2003 - 2004
  • Law Clerk to Honorable William M. Barker
  • Tennessee Supreme Court
  • 2002 - 2003
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Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2002
  • University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1999

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Muscari v. Dillard Smith
  • Jury verdict in favor of the Defendant

Associations

  • Tennessee Association of Construction Counsel
  • Attorney Member
  • 2007 - Present
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
  • Member
  • 2007 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Attorney Member
  • 2006 - Present
  • Knoxville Bar Association
  • Attorney Member
  • 2005 - Present
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Attorney Member
  • 2002 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Honors and Awards

  • Certificate of Achievement -- TIPS/ABOTA National Trial Academy
  • American Bar Association, Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section
  • 2011
  • McClung Medal
  • University of Tennessee College of Law
  • 2002

Publications

  • National Business Institute Seminar
  • Trigger Allocation and Allegations; How to Determine the Priority of Coverage: Vertical and Horizontal Exhaustion
  • 2015
  • National Business Institute Seminar
  • Construction Defect Litigation: From A to Z
  • 2014
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Speaking Engagements

  • Construction Contract Workshop
  • Dispute Resolution: Pros, Cons and Pitfalls
  • 2016
  • 2016 Annual Spring Meeting
  • Trigger Allocation and Allegations: When did the Trigger Occur
  • 2016
  • Subcontractors: In the Legal Trenches
  • Getting Paid in the Trenches
  • 2015
  • Design Professional Law
  • Contracts for Design Services
  • 2015
  • Construction Defect Disputes & Litigation: Using Coverage, Case Law and Indemnification to Shift Liability
  • Trigger Allocation and Allegations; How to Determine the Priority of Coverage: Vertical and Horizontal Exhaustion
  • 2015
  • Construction Defect Litigation: From A to Z
  • Anatomy of a Construction Defect; Case Law Update
  • 2014
  • Construction Law for Contractors
  • Tennessee and Federal Case Law Update
  • 2013
  • Law of Construction Defects and Failures
  • Dispute Resolution
  • 2011
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Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (7)
Endorse Preston
Unknown Attorney | Sep 12
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Preston is a smart, talented attorney who is a zealous advocate for his clients. I endorse this lawyer."
Litigation Attorney | Mar 03
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
Construction and development Attorney | Nov 12
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Knoxville Construction and development Lawyer Preston Andrew Hawkins
Preston Andrew Hawkins
Construction and development Attorney
Knoxville, TN
Licensed for 22 years