MEMBER PROFILE: Jerry O. Potter
 

Jerry O. Potter
Harris Shelton Hanover Walsh
40 S. Main Street, Suite 2700
Memphis, TN 38103

Tel: 9015251455
Fax: (901) 5264084
Email: jpotter@harrisshelton.com

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ONLINE APPOINTMENT SCHEDULING
   
Calendar Last Updated: 22 May 17

 





Click your preferred date to send our office a Date Request form.

All such requests will go immediately to
Jerry Potter's scheduling staff
(Shawna Burk, sburk@harrisshelton.com)

 

ADR SERVICES & CERTIFICATIONS
 
ADR Services:
Mediation (Civil/Commercial)
Early Neutral Evaluation
Med-Arb
Facilitation
Fact Finding
Discovery Referee
ADR Training/CME

 

Serving the following Divisions and Counties:

Western Region:
Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton, Weakley
Middle Region:
Davidson, Dickson, Hickman, Humphreys, Williamson

[ Click for Map of Tennessee Counties ]


CASE EXPERIENCE
 
Jerry O. Potter has experience in the following areas of Civil Law:
Automotive
Aviation
Civil Rights
Commercial/Business
Community Associations
Construction
Consumer Fraud
Contract Disputes
Debt Collections
Engineering
Environmental
Health Care
Insurance
Landlord/Tenant
Libel & Slander
Local Govt./Municipalities
Medical Malpractice
Nursing Homes
Personal Injury
Police
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Professional Negligence
Religious Institutions
Torts
Transportation
Workers' Compensation
Wrongful Death
 
PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION

Biographical Notes:

Jerry O. Potter is a certified civil trial specialist who has practiced in Memphis and West Tennessee since 1976. He has extensive experience in medical and other types of professional malpractice claims, construction disputes, nursing home litigation, product liabillity cases, premises liability cases, worker's compensation claims, automobile and trucking accident cases, libel and slander suits, and insurance coverage disputes.

Mr. Potter has been a Rule 31 Listed mediator since 1997. He has mediated over 400 matters involving a board range of civil cases.

Education:

  • B.S. (With High Honors) University of Tennessee at Martin, 1973
  • J.D., University of Memphis, 1975

Languages

English

Memberships & Affiliations :

  • Memphis Bar Association (1981 - Director of Young Lawyers, 1981 - Director of Senior Bar, 1982 - Secretary of Young Lawyers);
  • Tennessee Bar Association;
  • American Bar Association;
  • Defense Research Institute;
  • Tennessee Historical Commission Award, 1973
  • Civil Trial Specialist, Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization and National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Tennessee Supreme Court Approved Mediator
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee Court-Appointed Mediation Panel
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers (2005)
  • Fellow, Tennessee Bar Foundation


RATES & PAYMENT INFORMATION

Rates: $350 per hour.

Cancellation Policy: None


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