Marlene Eskind Moses

Marlene Eskind Moses

Gullett Sanford Robinson & Martin PLLC

Recognized since 2006

Nashville, Tennessee

Practice Areas

Family Law

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Clients appreciate the customized approach Marlene utilizes with each challenge presented. Listening, understanding, and achieving each client’s desired result is of the utmost importance.

Marlene has long been recognized as an outstanding family law practitioner. She has received an “AV” rating, the highest available, in the Martindale Hubbell Legal Dictionary, a nationwide publication which independently rates lawyers on the basis of their peers’ opinions and she has received the highest rating possible by AVVO, which also rates lawyers by their peers, clients, and industry advisors.

She is Board certified as a Family Law Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. The Best Lawyers In America has included her in its publication as a specialist in family law. She has named as a Mid-South Super Lawyer since 2011 and has been in the Tennessee Top 100 and the top 50 women in the Mid-South. In June 2020, she was named President of the International Academy of Family Lawyers. A certified Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and past President, she met the stringent requirements of membership. The approximately 1,600 AAML Fellows across the United States are recognized by judges and attorneys as preeminent practitioners with a high level of knowledge, skill, and integrity. Marlene is one of only 100 members across the country who was selected as a Diplomate of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers and she serves as Secretary and on its Executive Committee. Serving as Vice-President and Past President of the US Chapter of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Marlene’s practice is international, as well.


  • 150 Third Avenue South, Suite 1700
    Nashville, TN 37201
  • 205 23rd Avenue North
    Nashville, TN 37203-1501


  • Nashville School of Law, J.D., graduated 1980
  • Tulane University, Master of Social Work, graduated 1973
  • Tulane University, BA, graduated 1972

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2005


  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers - Collaborative Law Committee Member
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers - Fellow
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Foundation - Member
  • American Bar Association - Fellow
  • American College of Family Trial Lawyers - Diplomate
  • American College of Family Trial Lawyers - Executive Committee Member
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts - Member
  • Harry Phillips American Inns of Court - Master Emeritus
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals - Member
  • International Academy of Family Lawyers - President
  • International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers - Vice-President
  • International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers - Website Subcommittee Chair
  • International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, USA Chapter - Fellow
  • Lawyers Association for Women - Member
  • Leadership Nashville Alumni - Member
  • Middle Tennessee Collaborative Alliance - Founding Member
  • Nashville Bar Association - Board of Directors Member
  • Nashville Bar Foundation - Fellow
  • Tennessee Advisory Board - Member
  • Tennessee Bar Association - Family Law Section Member
  • Tennessee Bar Association - Fellow
  • Tennessee Justice Center Advisory Board - Member
  • Tennessee Supreme Court Historical Society - Board Member

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court Middle District of TN
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Family Law


  • Newcomb College of Tulane University, Distinguished Alumna Award 2012Mid-South Super-Lawyers 2011, 2012, Tennessee The Top 100 and Mid-South The Top 50 WomenMid-South Super Lawyers, Super Lawyer, 2006-presentMartindale-Hubbell, Awarded the Highest Rating (AV) for AttorneysNashville Business Journal, Women of Influence Award, 2009The Best Lawyers in America, The Best Lawyer in America in the category of Family Law, 2006 through 2021YWCA, Athena Award Nominee, 2002American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Outstanding Fellow of the Year Award, 2001Nashville School of Law, Distinguished Alumni Award, 2001YWCA, 10th Annual Academy for Women of Achievement Nomination, 2001

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