Bruce D. Gill Named New Managing Member At Leitner, Williams law firm

Monday, November 20, 2017
Bruce D. Gill
Bruce D. Gill

Leitner, Williams, Dooley and Napolitan, PLLC announced the new managing member of the firm, attorney Bruce D. Gill. The law firm has over 50 attorneys and 70 staff members in four offices throughout Tennessee: Chattanooga, Knoxville, Nashville and Memphis.

Mr. Gill is located in the firm’s Nashville office, and his practice concentrates on insurance coverage issues and litigation, as well as defense of various professional disciplines, including nursing homes and assisted living facilities, healthcare providers and facilities, pharmacists, and attorneys. He has also defended construction defect matters, personal injury cases and contract disputes.  He has extensive experience in appellate advocacy, including both briefing and oral argument, over a range of issues.  He also is involved in estate planning and probate, including contested will litigation and trust litigation.

Mr. Gill graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with his B.A. (magna cum laude) in 1995, and went on graduate from law school at the University of Tennessee, College of Law with his Juris Doctor (magna cum laude) in 2001. He is a member of the Tennessee, Nashville and Chattanooga Bar Associations, Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association, Defense Research Institute and the Long Term Care Risk Legal Forum. He is admitted to practice law in Tennessee and Massachusetts.

To find out more about Mr. Gill and the firm, visit www.leitnerfirm.com.



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