Stephen T. Greer

Attorney Stephen GreerDunlap, Tennessee
Owner/Attorney

phone:
(423) 949-3621 (Dunlap)
(423) 775-3621 (Dayton)
fax: (423) 949-2021
contact: Contact Me

Stephen T. (Steve) Greer, owner and attorney, concentrates his law practice on personal injury, wrongful death, criminal defense, divorce and workers’ compensation litigation. He is an experienced trial attorney who for over 40 years has represented clients in personal injury, wrongful death, commercial litigation, criminal defense, divorce litigation and many other areas.

Mr. Greer is an active member of his community serving on church and civic committees. He is Past President of the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association (now the Tennessee Association for Justice) (2006-2007), and has served on its Board of Governors and as an officer for more than 25 years.

Areas of Practice:

  • Personal Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Truck Accidents
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Criminal Law
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Divorce
  • Workers Compensation

Bar Admissions:

  • Tennessee, 1973
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 1973
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1987
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Arkansas, 1987

Education:

  • University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1973
    • J.D.
  • Tennessee Technological University, 1970
    • B.S.

Published Works:

  • “Non-Resident Motorist Action – Where Suit Is Filed But Service Of Process Not Obtained”, 39 Tennessee Law Review 341, 1972
  • “Products Liability – Strict Liability in Tort As Applied To Retailers – Economic Loss”, 39 Tennessee Law Review 525, 1972

Classes/Seminars Taught:

  • Claiming Against the Second Injury Fund, Workers’ Compensation Seminar, Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association, 1997
  • Meeting Yourself Coming and Going: Examining Your Former Expert, Mid-Winter Convention, Tennessee Association for Justice, 2001
  • Ideas on Voir Dire – Annual Convention, Tennessee Association for Justice, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association (now Tennessee Association for Justice)
    • Board of Governors 1983-1991, 1996-2002
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
    • Legislative Chair 2003-2006
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
    • East Tennessee Vice President 2002-2005
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
    • President Elect 2005-2006
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
    • President 2006-2007
  • American College of Trial Lawyers, 1996 – Present
    • Fellow
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, 1992 – Present
    • Member/Advocate
  • American Bar Association, 1973 – Present
    • Member
  • Tennessee Bar Association, 1973 – Present
    • Member
  • Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
    • Member
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
    • Member
  • American Association for Justice
    • Member
  • Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility, 1994 – 2000
    • Member, Hearing Committee
  • Eastern District of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 1999
    • Member, Screening Committee for Selection of United States Magistrate
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Tennesse, 2007 – 2010
    • Selection Committee