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Benjamin Burton

Benjamin Burton

  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Gov & Administrative Law...
  • Tennessee
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Summary

Mr. Burton is originally from Tennessee. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Burton served as a police officer with the City of Sevierville before becoming a Federal Agent for the Social Security Administration. While working as a Federal Agent, Mr. Burton completed law school at the Nashville School of Law.

After returning to East Tennessee, Mr. Burton began his own practice focusing on the representation of disabled individuals and criminal defendants on both the state and federal level. Mr. Burton’s experience as a Federal Agent with the Social Security Administration distinguishes Mr. Burton from other attorneys in his representation of disabled individuals. Mr. Burton is also uniquely qualified in his representation of criminal defendants due to his training and service as a police officer.

In addition to his practice, Mr. Burton serves as an adjunct professor with South College in Knoxville, Tennessee where he teaches Constitutional Law and Evidence. Prior courses taught by Mr. Burton include Legal Studies and Criminal Justice as well as Cyberlaw. Mr. Burton is also a member of the Sevier County Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association, Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyer’s, National Association of Social Security Claimants Representatives, and Tennessee Association of Justice.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Gov & Administrative Law
  • Workers' Compensation
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    On SOCIAL SECURITY CASES there is NO ATTORNEY FEE unless you win your case!
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Tennessee
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Awards
"Rising Star" Award
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"Rising Star" Award
SuperLawyers.com
Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. Since Super Lawyers is intended to be used as an aid in selecting a lawyer, we limit the lawyer ratings to those who can be hired and retained by the public, i.e., lawyers in private practice and Legal Aid attorneys.
"Rising Star" Award
SuperLawyers.com
Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. Since Super Lawyers is intended to be used as an aid in selecting a lawyer, we limit the lawyer ratings to those who can be hired and retained by the public, i.e., lawyers in private practice and Legal Aid attorneys.
Professional Associations
Tennessee State Bar # 025298
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Current
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Certifications
Board Certified Social Security Specialist
National Board of Trial Advocacy
Websites & Blogs
Website
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Contact & Map
Maryville Office
118 Parliament Dr.
Maryville, TN 37804
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Telephone: (865) 233-1105
Sevierville Office
140 Court Avenue
Sevierville, TN 37862
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Telephone: (865) 774-5515