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Jedidiah "Jed" McKeehan

Divorce & Family Law, Landlord/Tenant, DUI & Criminal Defense, Personal
  • Personal Injury, DUI & DWI, Divorce...
  • Tennessee
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Summary

There is probably no worse feeling then the moment that this thought crosses your mind, "I think I need an attorney."

You are immediately thrust in to a world you know nothing about, relying on someone you don't know to help you through one of the most critical situations in your life. Scary stuff.

Or maybe you find yourself in need of an attorney on your side to take care of business so you can keep growing your business. Whether it is landlord-tenet disputes, legal contracts, or other sensitive situations, having someone you know and trust is essential in the current economic environment.

Let me walk you through this process, with honesty, frankness, and an aggressive attitude that will ensure you are getting the outcome that is absolutely in your best interest.

Education
Samford University
J.D. (2007)
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Activities: Activities and Societies: Trial Court Board, Cumberland Softball Team
Carson-Newman College
B.A. (2004) | Political Science
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Activities: Activities and Societies: Honors Student, Resident Assistant, YOKE Youth Ministries Counselor, Intramural Supervisor
Professional Experience
Partner
Tarpy, Cox, Fleishman & Leveille
- Current
Associate Attorney
The Hurley Law Firm
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Associate Attorney
The Kennedy Law FIrm
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Law Clerk
Tennessee Valley Authority
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Law Clerk
Burroughs, Collins and Jabaley
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Publications
Articles & Publications
What are the grounds for divorce?
The Knoxville Focus
What Is the Lemon Law and When Does it Apply?
The Knoxville Focus
What Do the Terms Joint Custody and Full Custody Mean?
The Knoxville Focus
What are a father's rights to a child born out of wedlock?
The Knoxville Focus
The Most Common Types of Parenting Schedules
The Knoxville Focus
How long does it take to get divorced?
The Knoxville Focus
Should I let the police search my vehicle?
The Knoxville Focus
Main considerations when drafting a simple will
The Knoxville Focus
Order of Protection: What Contact is Allowed and What Isn't When One is In Place
The Knoxville Focus
Common Misconceptions When Being Arrested or Questioned
The Knoxville Focus
Three Common Types of Payment Arrangements with a Lawyer
The Knoxville Focus
What to do when suspected of DUI
The Knoxville Focus
How to maximize your car accident settlement
The Knoxville Focus
Speaking Engagements
Criminal Process from Start to Finish, Monthly Meeting, Knoxville, TN
Kiwanis
Ethical Considerations in Landlord Tenant Law, Landlord-Tenant Law: Leases, Evictions, Litigation and Settlements, Knoxville, TN
Wills and Power of Attorneys, Monthly Meeting, Knoxville, TN
Sertoma
Consumer Rights and Responsibilities: Protecting Your Assets, Community Law School, Knoxville, TN
Navigating Police Engagement After the Discharge of a Firearm, Monthly Meeting, Knoxville, TN
Tennessee Firearms Association
Wreck? Check? - The Personal Injury Process, Monthly Meeting, Knoxville, TN
Kiwanis
Real-World Examples, Handy How-to's and Sample Screen Shots, How to Get Your Social Media, Email and Text Evidence Admitted (and Keep Theirs Out), Knoxville, TN
Ethical Considerations in Landlord Tenant Law, Landlord Tenant Law: Lease Agreements, Defaults & Collections, Knoxville, TN
Sticky Child Support Issues and Spousal Maintenance Issues, Advance Divorce Law, Knoxville, TN
Certifications
Ruled 31 Listed Family and Civil Mediator
Tennessee Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission
Awards
Member
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Rising Star - Criminal Defense
Mid-South Super Lawyers
Top 100 High Stakes Litigators
America's Top 100 Attorneys
Rising Star - Criminal Defense
Mid-South Super Lawyers
AV Preeminent Rated
Martindale-Hubbell
Rising Star - Criminal Defense
Mid-South Super Lawyers
AV Preeminent Rated
Martindale-Hubbell
Pro Bono Service Award
Access to Justice
Rising Star - Criminal Defense
Mid-South Super Lawyers
AV Preeminent Rated
Martindale-Hubbell
Rising Star - Personal Injury
Mid-South Super Lawyers
AV Preeminent Rated
Martindale-Hubbell
Professional Associations
Knoxville Inner City Kids Outreach (KICKO)
Board Member
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American Bar Association
Member
- Current
Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
Tennessee State Board of Examiners for Land Surveyors
Member
- Current
Knoxville Bar Association
Member
- Current
Berean Christian School
School Board Chairman
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YOKE Youth Ministries
Board Member
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Tennessee
Federal Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • DUI & DWI
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Collections
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Attorney Knoxville website
Videos
Can I Protect My Personal Property From a Judgment

This video explains what personal property can be protected when you have a judgment against you.

What does Tennessee law say about acting in self-defense?

In this legal training video, Knoxville attorney Jed McKeehan talks about why and when you can claim self-defense in Tennessee courts.

What you need to know about City Judges

In this legal training video, Knoxville attorney Jed McKeehan talks about what you need to know about City Judges.

What is Legal Separation?

In this legal training video, Knoxville attorney Jed McKeehan discusses the definition of a legal separation and what you need to know about getting a divorce in Tennessee.

When is DNA evidence used in a lawsuit?

In this legal training video, Knoxville attorney Jed McKeehan talks about when DNA evidence can be used in a lawsuit.

What is a Court Order?

In this legal training video, Knoxville attorney Jed McKeehan talks about the process of obtaining and using a court order.

What is subrogation?

In this quick legal tutorial, Knoxville attorney Jed McKeehan talks about subrogation and what you need to know when if comes to your personal injury settlement.

Slow Drivers in the Left Lane

In this quick legal tutorial, Knoxville attorney Jed McKeehan explains Tennessee's slow poke law and what you need to know when driving on Tennessee's roads and interstates.

What Happens During Mediation

In this quick legal tutorial, Knoxville attorney Jed McKeehan breaks down what to expect during mediation.

The Law In Tennessee of Children in Pickup Trucks

In this quick legal tutorial, Knoxville attorney Jed McKeehan explains Tennessee's law about kids riding in the back of pickup trucks.

Homemade Beer Laws in Tennessee

This video discusses homemade beer laws in Tennessee.

What is an Affidavit

This video explains what an affidavit is.

What is a Notice of Appearance

This video explains what a notice of appearance is.

What Is A Holographic Will?

This video explains what a holographic will is.

What Are the Grounds on Which I Can Get Divorced in Tennessee?

This video discusses the 15 different grounds on which you can obtain a divorce in Tennessee.

Differences Between A Warranty Deed and A Quitclaim Deed

This video discusses the differences between a warranty deed and a quitclaim deed.

Can You Go To Jail For Not Paying Child Support

This video discusses whether you can go to jail for not paying chid support.

Legally Removing Tenant's Personal Property After an Eviction

This video explains how to legally remove a tenant's personal property after an eviction.

Talking About Car Insurance During A Trial

This video explains why you are not allowed to talk about car insurance during a trial.

What Is A Deposition

This video explains what a deposition is.

How Much Money Do Judges Make

This video explains how much money judges make in the state of Tennessee.

Who Needs To Witness An Execution Of A Will

This video explains who needs to witness a will for it to be properly executed.

What Amount of Force You Can Use to Protect Your Personal Property?

This video explains what amount of force you can use to protect your personal property.

Can You Get Married Without Being Present for the Ceremony?

This video explains how it is possible to get married without actually being present at the marriage ceremony.

What Does it Mean to be an Accessory After the Fact?

This video explains what it means to be an accessory after the fact.

What Does Mitigating Damages Mean?

This video explains what mitigating damages means.

Contact & Map
Tarpy, Cox, Fleishman & Leveille, PLLC
1111 N. Northshore Drive, Suite N-290
Knoxville, TN 37919
USA
Telephone: (865) 588-1096
Cell: (865) 599-2630
Fax: (865) 588-1171