Neal & Harwell Adds Two Associates


Dani Bhadare-Valente and Elizabeth C. Tirrill have joined Neal & Harwell, PLC as associates in the firm’s litigation group. “We are thrilled to add Dani and Elizabeth to our litigation team at Neal & Harwell,” stated Ronald G. Harris, Managing Partner of Neal & Harwell. “Each of these attorneys bring a unique set of talents […]

Amendments to Federal Rule of Evidence 702 Take Effect


On December 1, 2023, subtle but significant amendments to Federal Rule of Evidence 702 went into effect. Rule 702 provides the framework for the admissibility of expert opinion testimony in federal courts. As amended, Rule 702 now reads: Rule 702. Testimony by Expert Witnesses A witness who is qualified as an expert by knowledge, skill, […]

Bill and Phil’s Stocking Stuffers for 2023

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The tell-tale signs of the holidays are all around us: twinkling lights, eggnog, reindeer, and Bill and Phil’s annual stocking stuffer tech guide. Like overgrown kids we salivate at all the new tech gadgets arriving on retail shelves just in time for the holiday shopping season.  So as we make our list and check it […]

12 Neal & Harwell Attorneys Recognized by 2023 Mid-South Super Lawyers


12 attorneys at Neal & Harwell, PLC have been selected for inclusion in the 2023 Mid-South Super Lawyers edition. Seven at Neal & Harwell are named 2023 Mid-South Super Lawyers, while five are recognized as 2023 Mid-South Rising Stars. 2023 Mid-South Super Lawyers  Philip N. Elbert – Civil Litigation: Plaintiff Ronald G. Harris – General Litigation […]

Liz Tipping Returns to Neal & Harwell to Lead Construction Law Team


Liz Tipping has returned to Neal & Harwell, PLC to lead the firm’s construction law team. Tipping has more than 20 years of experience handling civil, commercial and criminal matters, with a primary focus on construction law. Tipping began her career at Neal & Harwell in 2003 after graduating Order of the Coif from Vanderbilt […]

Neal & Harwell, PLC Ranked by Best Law Firms® in 2024

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Neal & Harwell, PLC has been recognized in the 2024 edition of Best Law Firms®, ranked by Best Lawyers®, regionally in 13 practice areas. Firms included in the 2024 Best Law Firms® list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. To be considered for this milestone achievement, at least one lawyer […]

24 Neal & Harwell Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers® 2024

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24 Neal & Harwell attorneys are recognized by Best Lawyers® 2024. 18 Neal & Harwell attorneys are recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® 2024. Additionally, 6 Neal & Harwell attorneys are recognized in the 2024 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America.

Trey Harwell and Callie Hinson Named 2023 Best of the Bar

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Trey Harwell and Callie Hinson were announced as 2023 Best of the Bar winners by Nashville Business Journal (NBJ). Trey is recognized in the Litigation and Dispute category, while Callie is recognized for Family Law. To determine winners, NBJ accepted nominations from the public. Nominees then participated in a round of closed voting, with weight […]

Chambers 2023 Recognizes Neal & Harwell Attorneys and Litigation Practice

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Neal & Harwell, PLC has been recognized for its General Commercial Litigation – Tennessee practice in the Chambers USA 2023 Guide of recommended lawyers and law firms. A source describes Neal & Harwell as “renowned for its expert handling of high-profile matters and white-collar crime cases.” In addition, four members of Neal & Harwell are […]

Bill Ramsey Hosts 29th Annual Ode to Otha on June 3

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Neal & Harwell attorney Bill Ramsey will host the 29th Annual Ode to Otha street party on Saturday, June 3 at 1711 Sweetbriar Avenue from 2:00-9:00pm. Ode to Otha is a family friendly event with something for everyone. From great music, tasty food and drinks to an interactive kids’ zone; you can bring the entire […]