Duncan, Hatcher, Hixson & Fleenor Announces Newest Attorney

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Local attorney George G. Hixson joined the law firm of Duncan, Hatcher, Hixson & Fleenor, P.C., after working as counsel for several years with a local developer. Mr. Hixson is licensed to practice law in Tennessee and has been practicing in Chattanooga for 22 years. He is a graduate of the Baylor School, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and the University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, where he was Chief Justice of the Moot Court Board and was the Advance Moot Court Winner of 1990.  He practiced as a Certified Public Accountant before attending law school.

Mr. Hixson focuses his practice in the areas of commercial, retail and residential real estate, acquisitions, financing, development and construction, leasing and sales, general business law, and estate planning.

He is a member of both the Tennessee Bar Association and the Chattanooga Bar Association. Mr. Hixson is also professionally affiliated with the International Council of Shopping Centers. He lives in North Chattanooga and is an active member of the St. Elmo United Methodist Church.

Principals in the firm are B. Paul Hatcher, Everett L. (“Bo”) Hixson, Jr., and Phillip E. Fleenor.

Mr. Fleenor said “George adds greatly to our firm in that he will be instrumental in expanding our estate planning and elder law practice, and he significantly strengthens our existing real estate, leasing and transactional practice areas. George expands the expertise and services that we can extend to our clients, and we are very excited to have him with us.”


Chattanooga Business Calendar August 23-30

Tuesday, Aug. 26 - East Brainerd Council Meeting 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Car Barn: 6721 Heritage Business Speaker: Sam Willis, State of Tennessee Economic Development Department Meetings cost $10. Tuesday, Aug. 26 - Ribbon Cutting for PM Pediatrics 4:30 p.m. PM Pediatrics: 7320 Shallowford Rd. Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting at PM Pediatrics. ... (click for more)

55 Miller & Martin Attorneys Named To Best Lawyers In America

Miller & Martin PLLC announced that 55 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2015 edition. Additionally, Best Lawyers® has named six Miller & Martin attorneys as 2015 “Lawyers of the Year”. The Best Lawyers in America   2015 Miller & Martin Attorneys Donald J. Aho - Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial ... (click for more)

Storm Brings Heavy Rain, Wind Through Area

Severe storms brought heavy rain and wind north of Chattanooga on Wednesday evening. EPB crews were dealing with power outages in Brainerd, Soddy Daisy, Shallowford-Tyner and East Chattanooga. It was a very busy evening for emergency responders in Cleveland and Bradley County. The evening storm that passed through Wednesday brought a lot of heavy rain and wind that caused ... (click for more)

Man Robbed, Stabbed At Hixson Pike Bus Stop

A man was robbed and stabbed at a bus stop on Hixson Pike on Tuesday night. At approximately 9:30 p.m., officers were called concerning a robbery at 3800 Hixson Pike. Phani Tangirala, 22, was transported to a local hospital by HCEMS for treatment of a stab wound to the abdomen. Medical personnel stated that Mr. Tangirala appeared to have a non-life threatening wound to ... (click for more)

Black Creek TIF Decision-Who Guards The Hen House?

Citizens of Chattanooga were invited to give public comment before their own Industrial Development Board Aug. 15. They arrived to find foxes guarding their hen house.  Many thought the meeting was their opportunity to seek redress in the ill-conceived Black Creek Tax Increment Financing plan. However, they learned it was a sham orchestrated by both the past and present ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Coaches Vs. ‘Top 25’ Foes

The long-accepted measuring stick for a college football coach has been his win-loss record, with an after-glance at his win-loss record within his conference. But in Wednesday’s editions of the Wall Street Journal, writer David Everson, with the help of Stats LLC, used a much-tougher litmus test when he revealed the records of 65 major-college coaches against opponents that were ... (click for more)