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Brenton H. Lankford

Brent Lankford is an attorney in the Nashville Office. Brent practices primarily in the field of domestic relations, assisting clients with divorce and post-divorce matters, including issues of child custody, child support, alimony, and financial and property disputes.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

Ethical Considerations in Family Law

panel member, 16th Annual Virtual Family Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners, December 2-3, 2021

Case Law Update

16th Annual Virtual Family Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners, December 2-3, 2021

Case Law Update

Family Law Institute, Nashville Bar Association Domestic Relations Committee, October 18, 2021

Richards on Tennessee Family Law 2013 Update

Judge James G. Martin III & Brenton H. Lankford, (Benjamin Speaker ed. 2013), Matthew Bender, Third Ed., July 2013
Bar Admissions
Tennessee
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee
Memberships
Harry Phillips Chapter, American Inns of Court
American Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
Nashville Bar Association
Education
More Than Stites & Harbison

Brent served as the Judicial Clerk to the Judges of the 21st Judicial District of Tennessee, which includes Williamson, Hickman, Perry, and Lewis counties. Brent is dedicated to advancing the legal profession outside of the courtroom as a member of the Harry Phillips American Inns of Court and the Nashville Bar Association. He enjoys spending time hiking Tennessee’s beautiful parks with his wife, Jennifer, and miniature schnauzer, Bo. An avid sports fan, Brent never misses an opportunity to support the University of Tennessee Volunteers or St. Louis Cardinals.

Accolades

Best Lawyers in America®, Family Law (2022)

Mid-South Super Lawyers®, Rising Star (2015-21)

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Press Releases

Mid-South Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars 2021

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The 2021 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers recently honored eight Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys. Five attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers list and three were named to the Rising Stars list.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC December 03, 2021
Events

16th Annual Virtual Family Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners

Date: 12/2/21 - 12/3/21
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Webinar

Nashville attorneys Brenton Lankford and Greg Smith will be speakers at this Family Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners being held December 2-3, 2021.

Brenton H. Lankford and Gregory D. Smith October 19, 2021
Events

Family Law Institute

Date: 10/18/21
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Webinar and in person at Nashville Bar Association, 150 4th Avenue N, Suite 1350, Nashville, TN 37219

Family Law attorneys Greg Smith and Brent Lankford (Nashville office) will speak at this Nashville Bar Association seminar on October 18, 2021.

Brenton H. Lankford and Gregory D. Smith October 06, 2021
Press Releases

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
Press Releases

Ten Stites & Harbison Attorneys Honored by 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The 2020 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers recently honored 10 Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC December 02, 2020
Press Releases

Nine Stites & Harbison attorneys honored by 2019 Mid-South Super Lawyers

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The 2019 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers recently honored nine Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC November 07, 2019
Press Releases

Stites & Harbison Promotes Five Attorneys in 2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC announced today that five attorneys have been promoted within the law firm effective January 2019.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC January 04, 2019
Press Releases

Ten Stites & Harbison Attorneys Honored by 2018 Mid-South Super Lawyers

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The 2018 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers recently honored 10 Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys. Five attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers list and five were named to the Rising Stars list. Of...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC November 27, 2018