attorney

Ashley N. Goins

Ashley is an attorney in the firm’s Nashville office where she concentrates her practice in the areas of Business Litigation, Torts and Insurance, and Domestic Relations. Her domestic relations work centers around Tennessee Family Law and International Family Law.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

Stites & Harbison PLLC Attorney, Ashley Goins Alderson, Receives Tennessee Bar Association's Pro Bono Award

by Anissa Cordova, All Rise, the Newsletter by Best Lawyers, March 14, 2022

ATJ: Access to Justice Awards Recognize Outstanding Work

Tennessee Bar Journal, Vol. 58 No. 2, March/April 2022

Lehman graduate named Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year

by News Desk, 6 Park News, March 9, 2022

Family Law 101

Law Practice 101: Family Law, Power of Attorneys, and Wills 101, October 1, 2019

Ethical Concerns that can Arise When Providing Holistic Representation to Juveniles

Speaker, Ethics and Juvenile Justice CLE, Journal of Race, Gender & Social Justice at the University of Tennessee College of Law, 2014
Bar Admissions
Tennessee
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee
Memberships
American Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
Nashville Bar Association
Lawyers Association For Women
Phi Alpha Delta
Community Involvement

Nashville Bar Association Young Lawyer’s Division, past Board Member

Education
More Than Stites & Harbison

Ashley joined Stites & Harbison after participating in the firm's summer associate program. She was named by the Tennessee Supreme Court as a “Law Student for Justice.” In law school, Ashley participated in the 2013 Advocates’ Prize Moot Court Competition and represented UT law in the 2015 BMI Entertainment Law Moot Court Competition at Cardozo School of Law in New York City. She spent much of her time at UT serving as a student attorney in the Advocacy Clinic, the Domestic Violence Clinic, and the Education Practicum. Ashley also interned for the Tennessee District Attorney's Office, 7th Judicial District (2014), the Tennessee Department of Children's Services (2013) and Shelby County Public Defender's Office (2013). Ashley enjoys exploring Nashville, which she describes as her dream city, and its thriving entertainment scene. While she was participating in the Semester at Sea Study Abroad program, during which time she traveled around the Mediterranean and Northern Africa and took classes on an old cruise ship, Ashley developed a passion for traveling. In addition to traveling, she enjoys watching, and attending when possible, college football games. While she will always be a Buckeye at heart, she isn’t shy when it comes to singing Rocky Top.

Accolades

Best Lawyers in America®, Ones To Watch, Appellate Practice; Family Law; and Insurance Law (2021-23)

Mid-South Super Lawyers®, Rising Star (2022)

Harris Gilbert Pro Bono Volunteer of The Year, Tennessee Bar Association, Access To Justice Awards (2022)

Nashville's Top 30 Under 30, Middle Tennessee Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (2018)

2017 Attorney for Justice Pro Bono Honor Roll, Tennessee Supreme Court

Tn Supremect Attorneys4Justice 2017
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Press Releases

Nine Stites & Harbison Attorneys Honored by 2022 Mid-South Super Lawyers

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The 2022 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers recently honored nine Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys. Six attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers list and three were named to the Rising Stars list.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC December 01, 2022
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Stites & Harbison, PLLC Lawyers Named to 2023 Best Lawyers® Publications

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that 98 of its lawyers are included in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Additionally, 11 Stites & Harbison attorneys are named as “Lawyer of the Year” and 19 attorneys are recognized in “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch,” which recognizes attorneys early in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC August 18, 2022
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Ashley Goins Alderson Earns 2022 Tennessee Bar Association Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year Award

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Tennessee Bar Association (TBA) has selected Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Ashley Goins Alderson as the recipient of the 2022 Harris Gilbert Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year Award.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC March 09, 2022
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Stites & Harbison, PLLC Lawyers Named to 2022 Best Lawyers® Publications

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that 93 lawyers are included in the 2022 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Additionally, 11 attorneys are named as “Lawyer of the Year” and 14 attorneys are recognized in “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch,” which recognizes attorneys early in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC September 01, 2021
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Stites & Harbison, PLLC Lawyers Named to 2021 Best Lawyers® Publications

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that 82 lawyers are included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC August 20, 2020
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Tennessee Supreme Court honors Ashley Goins and David Wicker for Pro Bono Service

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Tennessee Supreme Court recently recognized Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys Ashley Goins and David Wicker with the 2017 Attorney for Justice pro bono service award for their outstanding pro bono contributions in 2016. Their names will appear on the Pro Bono Honor Roll on the Court’s website.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC October 12, 2017
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Ashley Goins named to Nashville's Top 30 Under 30 for 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Middle Tennessee Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation named Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Ashley Goins to Nashville’s Top 30 Under 30 for 2018. This listing recognizes the city’s most active young professionals...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC October 05, 2017
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Stites & Harbison, PLLC, adds four new attorneys in October 2015

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC announces the addition of four new attorneys to the firm. Two of the attorneys are based in the Louisville, Ky., office; one is based in the Jeffersonville, Ind., office; and...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC October 27, 2015