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About Brent

Brent Hays joined Merritt, Webb, Wilson & Caruso, PLLC in 2006. Mr. Hays has a general practice, consulting with clients on a wide variety of legal issues and has received numerous awards for excellent service. In 2007 and 2008, he was honored with a Pre-Paid Legal Services Inc. Members Choice Award. He received the same award for LegalShield in 2013 and 2014. Mr. Hays graduated from Regent University in Virginia Beach, VA in 1997 with both a law degree and a Master of Arts in Public Policy. After admission to the Tennessee Bar, he entered into private solo practice in Wilson County, Tennessee and also worked under contract with the 15th District Public Defenders Office. In his practice, Mr. Hays handled a varied docket of civil and criminal litigation, business associations, and estate planning work. In 1999, Mr. Hays left private practice to work for the Tennessee Department of Children's Services where he was responsible for all department litigation in Rutherford County and Williamson County before the juvenile, circuit and chancery courts. In addition to his custody caseload, Mr. Hays handled training and oversight for all local department staff engaged in courtroom work. In 2005, Mr. Hays returned to private practice as an associate in the firm of Blackburn and McCune.

Areas of Practice

Administrative, Adoption, Automobile Accidents, Banking, Bankruptcy, Civil Litigation, Collection, Conservatorships, Consumer/Finance, Contract, Creditor Rights, Criminal, Divorce (Contested), Education, Elder Law, Employment, Entertainment, Estate Planning, Family Law, General Law, Guardianship, Identity Theft, Insurance, Juvenile, Landlord Tenant, Legal Malpractice, Living Will, Loan Modification, Name changes, Paternity, Pay Day Loans/Title Loans, Personal Injury, Probate, Public Service, Real Estate, Small Claims, Step Parent Adoption, Trusts, Uncontested Divorce, Wrongful Death.