James M. Doran , Jr. - Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP

James M. Doran , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Jim Doran has over 40 years of litigation experience in state and federal courts handling a variety of complex cases. His experience includes contract and commercial disputes, professional liability, aviation and product liability with particular experience as local and statewide counsel and on national teams in pharmaceutical and medical device cases.

University of Tennessee College of LawJ.D. 1968Tennessee Technological UniversityBS 1966
American College of Trial LawyersInternational Academy of Trial LawyersInternational Association of Defence CounselDefense Research InstituteNashville Bar AssociationTennessee Defense Lawyers AssociationAmerican Board of Trial Advocates

Case History

Anne C. Trostel, et al v American Life & Casualty Insurance Company — Won enforcement of Gold Clasue in 1917 lease with three appeals to the Eight Circuit
 and response to two Petitions for Writ of Certiorari

Office Location

Nashville City Center, Suite 2700
511 Union Street
Nashville, TN 37219
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants of the Nashville Metro Area2016 Lawyer of the Year in Bet-the-Company Litigation of the Nashville Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants of the Nashville Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants of the Nashville Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants of the Nashville Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants of the Nashville Metro Area2011 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation of the Nashville Metro Area
James M. Doran, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!James M. Doran, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!James M. Doran, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!James M. Doran, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!James M. Doran, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!James M. Doran, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!James M. Doran, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2011!

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation (Aviation, Commercial Disputes, Mass Tort, Product Liability)
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants (Pharmaceutical, Product Liability)
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants (Aviation, Mass Tort, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical)

Other Information

Gender: Male