Harris A. Gilbert

Of Counsel

P 615-251-6705

F 615-256-1726


333 Commerce Street

Suite 1050

Nashville, TN 37201

Harris Gilbert is a member of the Firm's Trusts, Estates & Personal Planning Service Team.  He concentrates his practice in the areas of probate and estate planning, business and real estate law.

  • Honors 

    • "AV" rated in Martindale-Hubbell
    • Tennessee Bar Association named the Harris A. Gilbert Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year Award in his honor, June 1995
  • Professional Activities and Memberships 
    • Fellow of the American College of Trust & Estate Counsel
    • Estate Planning Council of Nashville, President
    • Former Chairman of the Tennessee Bar Foundation
    • Past Board Member of the Nashville Bar Association and Tennessee Bar Association (President 1994-95) and American Bar Association
    • Past member of the Board of Governors, Tennessee Bar Association,1981-1994
    • Nashville School of Law past Board Member & Instructor
  • Professional Experience 
    • Assistant District Attorney for Tennessee, 1957-59, where he founded the Uniform Reciprocal Child Support Program for Davidson County
  • Education 

    1955 - J.D., University of Chicago

    1952 - B.A., Yale University

  • Admissions 
    • Tennessee
  • Civic Involvement 
    • Leader in the support of pro bono programs in Tennessee. Mr. Gilbert is recognized as a founder of Legal Services of Middle Tennessee, and its main conference room is co-named in his honor.