Law Offices of Dwayne S. Byrd

Germantown, Shelby County, Tennessee

Practice limited to certain subject areas, and/or as local counsel.  AV Preeminent rated lawyer with 30 years experience litigating cases in-house and supervising outside counsel for a Fortune 500 all-cargo, high insurance deductible airline. Management attorney with responsibility for up to 27 professionals at a time.  Experience in transportation law including cargo law, aircraft accidents, internal investigations, ramp and loader operations, employment litigation, trucking accidents, general commercial litigation, insurance procurement, insurance compliance, perfection of large casualty claims, and premises liability cases including mass shootings. Will consider pro bono public interest litigation.

Tennessee Supreme Court
U.S. District Courts:  
  • Western District Tennessee
  • Eastern District Tennessee
  • Northern District California
  • Central District Illinois
  • Eastern District Texas
  • Northern District Texas
  • Southern District Texas
U.S. Courts of Appeal:  
  • 5th Circuit
  • 6th Circuit
  • 7th Circuit
  • 9th Circuit
  • 11th Circuit
  • D.C. Circuit
  • Christian Brothers University , BA, 1984
  • Cecil C. Humphries School of Law, University of Memphis, JD 1989
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • St. George's Independent School Mock Trial Coach (2022-Present)
  • American Jurisprudence Award for Trial Advocacy (1989)
  • The Leo M. Bearman, Sr., American Inn of Court (Master of the Bench)
  • Martindale AV Preeminent Rating for Ethics and Ability
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Law Offices of Dwayne S. Byrd
P.O. Box 382236
Germantown, TN 38183-2236
901-455-4336 (o)    901-459-2058 (f)
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