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James "Jim" M. Doran, Jr.

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Denise Guye
615.850.8747 direct
  • Represented manufacturers, suppliers, and retail sellers of pharmaceuticals for treatment of a variety of conditions, ranging from acute pain to cancer
  • Defended claims involving products ranging from percutaneous gastrostomy catheters to prosthetics and various bone fixation devices
  • Assisted clients in the design and implementation of national settlement programs for the resolution of mass torts
  • Obtained defense verdicts in malpractice suits filed against attorneys, dentists and oral surgeons
  • Successfully defended chemical, herbicide and pesticide manufacturers, suppliers and applicators in a variety of chemical injury claims
  • Successfully argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit a novel legal argument that a lessor was entitled to payment of rent in gold coin based upon the gold clause in a 1917 commercial lease, whose terms were included in a 1990 assignment, resulting in excess of a 15-fold increase in annual rental payments over 25 years
  • Appellate experience in the Tennessee appellate courts, the Sixth and Eighth Federal Circuit Courts of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court, including filing briefs for Amicus Curiae in the Supreme Court.
  • J.D., University of Tennessee, 1968
  • B.S., Tennessee Technological University, 1966
Bar Admissions
  • Tennessee
Court Admissions
  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth and Eighth Circuits
  • U.S. District Court, All Districts of Tennessee





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