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Darren V. Berg

Darren V. Berg

Partner since June 1, 2013
Location:
Knoxville, Tennessee
Phone:
866-701-9631
865-622-7720
Fax:
(865) 637-3385
Email:

Mr. Berg grew up in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, and he attended Harrison-Chilhowee Baptist Academy, the southern Baptist college preparatory academy and boarding school for the State of Tennessee where he graduated valedictorian.  Thereafter Mr. Berg attended The University of Tennessee (B.S., summa cum laude, 2001); and The University of Tennessee College of Law (J.D., 2004, magna cum laude, Law Review, Order of Barristers).  After law school, Mr. Berg served as a law clerk to presiding Judge Joseph M. Tipton of the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals for two years, and thereafter he served as a law clerk to Chief Judge J. Daniel Brien of the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee in Memphis. 

Mr. Berg focuses his practice in civil litigation, and he has been lead counsel in numerous high profile cases.  Mr. Berg also specializes in appellate litigation and has had numerous reported decisions throughout the appellate courts in the State of Tennessee.  Mr. Berg has also worked successfully on numerous civil rights cases. Mr. Berg is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in the State of Tennessee, and he is a member of the Knoxville Bar Association, the Tennessee Bar Association, and the Tennessee Association of Justice.   

 

Cases:

http://www.tsc.state.tn.us/sites/default/files/centimarkopn.pdf

https://www.tba.org/sites/default/files/federalnational_COR_112712.pdf

https://www.tba.org/sites/default/files/pattyj_070313.pdf

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCA/2010/amannst_063010.pdf

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/mitchellt_040110.pdf

http://www.tsc.state.tn.us/sites/default/files/mitchellteddy_opn_rev2.pdf

https://www.tba.org/sites/default/files/chakalesm_012213.pdf

https://www.tba.org/sites/default/files/rickmang_101613.pdf

 Media:

http://www.oakridger.com/article/20141030/News/141039978

http://wate.membercenter.worldnow.com/story/25303909/5-time-dui-offender-accused-in-deadly-crash-may-get-plea-deal-with-parole-eligibility-after-6-years

http://www.knoxnews.com/news/widow-of-dui-wreck-victim-calls-sentencing

http://www.local8now.com/home/headlines/Man-sentenced-for-driving-high-and-killing-dad-injuring-kids--256603561.html

http://www.wbir.com/story/news/local/downtown-ut/2013/08/27/sevierville-man-charged-with-vehicular-homicide-in-fatal-crash/2764983/

http://www.tmz.com/2014/12/22/dolly-parton-dollywood-sued-ride-brain-injuries-broken-bones/

http://blogs.findlaw.com/celebrity_justice/2014/12/dolly-partons-dollywood-sued-over-fall-brain-injury.html

http://www.knoxnews.com/news/state/woman-sues-over-brain-injury-from-dollywood-fall_61712688

http://www.knoxnews.com/business/wate-tv-don-dare-countersue-plumbing-business

http://www.knoxnews.com/business/plumbing-franchisee-sues-wate-reporter-don-dare

http://www.knoxnews.com/business/wearing-thin_20140530010603182

http://www.wbir.com/story/news/local/sevierville-sevier/2014/06/25/former-sevier-co-inmate-files-lawsuit-against-county/11365211/

http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:_DNEvA_opHIJ:www.themountainpress.com/x1625942291/Lawsuit-alleges-beating-by-jail-personnel+&cd=9&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us

http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:3716qQftb5wJ:www.themountainpress.com/news/x1351411264/County-sued-in-jail-overdose-case+&cd=1&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us

 

Areas of Practice

  • 80% Civil Litigation
  • 10% Contracts
  • 10% DUI/DWI

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee, 2007

Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, Tennessee
    • J.D. magna cum laude - May, 2004
    • Honors: Order of Barristers
    • Honors: Moot Court Board, 2002-2004
    • Law Review: Tennessee Law Review, Editor, 2002 - 2004
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee
    • B.A. summa cum laude - August, 2001

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member
  • Knoxville Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • United States District Judge J. Daniel Breen, Western District of Tennessee, Law Clerk, 2006 - 2007
  • Presiding Judge Joseph M. Tipton, Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals, Law Clerk, 2004 - 2006

Languages

  • German
Office Locations

East Tennessee
2701 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone: 865-622-7720
Fax: 865-637-3385
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Middle Tennessee
108 N Spring Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone: 615-442-7491
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West Tennessee
(Of Counsel)
243 Exchange Avenue
Memphis, TN 38105
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