Douglas S. Hale



Franklin, TN


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Areas of Practice

  • Residential & Commercial Real Estate Transactions
  • Residential & Commercial Real Estate Development, Zoning & Government Approvals
  • Business Formation
  • Business, Banking & Real Estate Litigation
  • Contract & Civil Litigation
  • Estate Planning & Probate Administration
  • Mediations of Civil, Real Property & Domestic Disputes

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 1980
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1989


  • Nashville School of Law, Nashville, Tennessee
    • Juris Doctor
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
    • Bachelor of Science

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient: Professionalism Award, Williamson County Bar Association, Law Day
  • Tennessean's Toast of Music City Reader's Choice Award, Best Legal Services

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Nashville Bar Association, Member
  • Williamson County Bar Association, Member
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member
  • Supreme Court Historical Society, Member
  • The University of the South-Sewanee, Parent Council, 2005 to 2008
  • City of Franklin Planning Commission, Former Member
  • Tennessee Association of Professional Mediators, Member
  • Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, Title Insurance Agent
  • Chicago Title Insurance Company, Title Insurance Agent
  • General Civil Mediator, Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31, Listed
  • Various Boards and Associations
  • First American Title Insurance Company, Title Insurance Agent