Lawyers of Distinction wishes to welcome Roger D. Hyman, Esq., of Knoxville, Tennessee. Mr. Hyman has been licensed to practice law in Tennessee since 1984. He is also licensed to practice in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee, and the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
Mr. Hyman has tried cases (including more than one hundred (100) jury trials)—and hundreds of “bench trials”–in the trial courts of Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Carter, Claiborne, Cocke, Cumberland, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hamilton, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Monroe, Morgan, Putnam, Roane, Scott, Sevier, Union, and Washington Counties, Tennessee, as well as the United States District Courts for both the Eastern District of Tennessee (both the Northern Division at Knoxville and the Southern Division at Chattanooga), and also the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee (in the Nashville Division).
He also has experience practicing (having been admitted Pro Hac Vice) in the trial courts of the following North Carolina Counties: Cherokee, Graham, Haywood and Macon, as well as in the United States District Court for the Eastern Division of Virginia (Alexandria Division).
Mr. Hyman also has successful appellate practice before the Tennessee Court of Appeals and the Tennessee Supreme Court, including having helped to “make new law” in the Tennessee Supreme Court case Blevins v. Johnson County, 746 S.W.2d 678 (Tenn. 1988), as well as the federal Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Mr. Hyman is also a Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 Listed General Civil and Family Mediator, and is Specially Trained in Domestic Violence Issues, and also Trained in Elder Mediation.
Roger D. Hyman is a Member of the Tennessee Bar Association, and is also a Member of the Knoxville Bar Association, where he serves on the Judicial Committee.
Again, congratulations to Mr. Roger Hyman on becoming a 2019 Lawyer of Distinction!