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Jennifer R. Egelston

Jennifer R. Egelston

East Tennessee Greater Knoxville Family Law Attorney
  • Family Law, Divorce, Domestic Violence ...
  • Ohio, Tennessee
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Biography

Jennifer Egelston practices “Family Law for All.” She handles matters involving marriage, divorce, child custody, child support, DCS, juvenile court, adoptions, name changes, criminal expungements, and orders of protection. She is experienced in the drafting of family planning documents including donor contracts, wills, powers of attorney, and advanced healthcare directives. With her background in horse training and barn management, Jennifer works with horse enthusiasts in legal matters involving equine-related sales, contracts, non-profits, business, and liability. She is also a Rule 31 listed family law mediator with special training in domestic violence. Jennifer volunteers her time in the LGBTQIA+ and military veteran communities through pro bono work. In 2022, she was named Pro Bono Attorney of the Year by Legal Aid of East Tennessee.

Jennifer says, “My goal is to provide access to quality, affordable legal advice and representation: wills, divorces, adoptions, name changes, expungements – you name it. I can help you overcome the past and prepare for the future – no matter what comes.” Request your free consultation with Jennifer by calling or texting her at (865) 404-8226 or emailing her at JenniferEgelstonAttorney@gmail.com

Education
University of Tennessee College of Law
J.D. (2020) | Law
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Activities: Environmental Law Organization, Treasurer; Animal Law; Law Women.
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Professional Experience
Attorney
Jennifer R. Egelston, Attorney at Law
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Supervisor
Volunteer Visitation
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Student Attorney - Intern
United States Department of Justice, US Attorney's Office - Civil Division
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Clerk
Knox County General Sessions, Criminal Division
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Legal Intern
Tennessee Department of Children's Services
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Awards
2022 Pro Bono Attorney of the Year
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Professional Associations
Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility  # 039528
Licensed Attorney
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Supreme Court of Ohio Office of Attorney Services  # 0100157
Licensed Attorney
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Ohio State Bar Association
Attorney
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Cincinnati Bar Association
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Knoxville Bar Association
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American Bar Association
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Ohio
Supreme Court of Ohio Office of Attorney Services
ID Number: 100157
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Tennessee
Board of Professional Responsibility of the Supreme Court of Tennessee
ID Number: 039528
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Jennifer offers a free consultation for up to 45 minutes via Zoom or phone.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Jennifer excepts all major credit cards as well as cash, checks, and e-checks.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Mediation rate: $150.00 per hour with a two-hour minimum. Flat fees are often available for many uncontested matters (agreed divorce, adoption, child support, parenting plan modification, relocation, etc.) and can range any where from $500 to $5000, depending on the complexity of the matter. Military discounts available. Payment plans available. Discounts available for low-income clients.
Practice Areas
Family Law
Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Paternity, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Divorce
Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights
Arbitration & Mediation
Family - Arbitration/Mediation
Estate Planning
Health Care Directives, Wills
Animal & Dog Law
Education Law
Juvenile Law
Military Law
Veteran's Benefits
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Family Law for All
Website
Knox LGBT Businesses Directory
Blog
Family Law for All Blog
Contact & Map
Jennifer R. Egelston, Attorney at Law
Knoxville
800 S. Gay St. Suite 700
Knoxville, TN 37929
Telephone: (865) 404-8226
Monday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (Today)
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Notice: Additional days and times available by request/appointment. Zoom and phone consultation and meetings available. In-person meetings outside of Knoxville available.