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Featured Lawyers in Tennessee

The Seeley Law Firm

7 years in practice
Auto Accidents, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death
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Lefkovitz & Lefkovitz

37 years in practice
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Colavecchio & Colavecchio Law Office

14 years in practice
Immigration Law
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Law Offices of Morrison and Barnes

19 years in practice
Auto Accidents, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death
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Ivy Law, PLLC

10 years in practice
Personal Injury, Wrongful Death
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Boren & Boyd, PLC

7 years in practice
Personal Injury
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About the Tennessee Legal System

There are three federal courts in Tennessee: a supreme court, an appeals court, and a court of criminal appeals. Additionally, there is a trial court of general and limited jurisdiction.

Three federal district courts are located in Tennessee. These courts can hear appeals from state court courts. They also serve as the origination point for federal cases or lawsuits.

The Eastern District of Tennessee and the Middle District of Tennessee are the federal district courts for Tennessee. Appeals can be made to the U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit.

The Tennessee Supreme Court was established in 1870 and has five judgeships. The court decided on 1,003 cases in 2018.

Four judges were appointed by Republican governors to the court, while one was appointed by Democratic governors.

The Tennessee Court of Appeals serves as an intermediate appellate court. It hears appeals in civil cases. The Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals hears criminal appeals.

The Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals (TCCA) is an intermediate appellate court. It was established in 1967 and hears appeals in only criminal cases. The Tennessee Court of Appeals hears appeals in civil cases.

The Tennessee Chancery Court is a Tennessee trial court of general jurisdiction. They share general jurisdiction with the Tennessee Circuit Courts. Each of the 32 judicial districts in Tennessee has a chancery court.

About Tennessee

Tennessee's economy evolved from being a predominantly agricultural society in the 20th century to one that was more diverse. This was made possible by a large federal investment in the Tennessee Valley Authority and Oak Ridge. These cities were established during World War II to house Manhattan Project's uranium enrichment plants for the construction of the first atomic bombs. They were then dropped on Imperial Japan after the war ended. The Oak Ridge National Laboratory was a major center for scientific research after the war. The state was named the element tennessine in 2016, largely because of the contributions of Vanderbilt University and Oak Ridge to its discovery. Tennessee also played a significant role in the creation of popular music forms, such as country, blues, and rock and roll.

Tennessee Lawyer FAQs

How much does a lawyer cost in Tennessee?

While prices between lawyers may vary, the average price per hour for a lawyer is between $120 and $380 per hour. Since prices may vary, be sure to ask potential lawyers for their pricing information before moving forward with them.

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How many active attorneys are there in Tennessee?

There are approximately 17,200 active lawyers in the state of Tennessee. This number reflects all lawyers registered with The State Bar of Tennessee.

Who licenses attorneys in Tennessee?

The Tennessee State Bar licenses all attorneys in Tennessee. A lawyer that is not licensed by the state bar association cannot practice law in full capacity.

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