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Jennifer McKinnish

Jennifer McKinnish

  • Business Law, Divorce, Domestic Violence...
  • Tennessee
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Summary

Ms. McKinnish graduated with a Bachelors Degree from the University of Tennessee and received her law degree from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. While in law school, she received the award for Best Oral Advocate in 2003 and was named the Associate Chief Justice of the University of Memphis law school as Moot Court Board. Also while in law school Ms. McKinnish was a National Environmental Moot Court semi-finalist and completed an internship with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Tennessee, a clerkship in the Corporate Legal Division with Servicemaster, Inc. and a summer clerkship with The Bosch Law Firm, P.C., focusing on complex criminal defense litigation, including death penalty defense. Upon graduation she was admitted to the Tennessee Bar in 2005.

Ms. McKinnish began her practice with Rice, Amundsen & Rogers, P.L.L.C., a boutique Domestic Relations firm located in Memphis, Tennessee, where she was a member of the Memphis Bar Association. Ms. McKinnish returned to the East Tennessee area to be closer to her family. Her primary practice areas include family law, juvenile law and adoptions. Ms. McKinnish is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the American Bar Association Family Law Section, American Inns of Court - Hamilton Burnett Order of the Barristers and the Knoxville Bar Association.

Education
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
J.D.
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Honors: Outstanding Oral Advocate - 2003; National Moot Court Semi-Finalist, Pace Environmental Moot Court Competition - 2005; Associate Chief Justice Moot Court Board (2004-2005)
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
B.A. / Political Science/English
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Certifications
Certified Rule 31 Mediator
Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts
Awards
"Rising Star" Award
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"Rising Star" Award
SuperLawyers.com
Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. Since Super Lawyers is intended to be used as an aid in selecting a lawyer, we limit the lawyer ratings to those who can be hired and retained by the public, i.e., lawyers in private practice and Legal Aid attorneys.
"Rising Star" Award
SuperLawyers.com
Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. Since Super Lawyers is intended to be used as an aid in selecting a lawyer, we limit the lawyer ratings to those who can be hired and retained by the public, i.e., lawyers in private practice and Legal Aid attorneys.
Professional Associations
Tennessee Bar Association
Member
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Sevier County Bar Association
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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Tennessee
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Law
  • Juvenile Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • General Civil
  • Adoption Law
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Contact & Map
Maryville Office
118 Parliament Drive
Maryville 37804
USA
Telephone: (865) 233-1105
Sevierville Office
140 Court Avenue
Sevierville, TN 37862
USA
Telephone: (865) 774-5515