Barry L. Gold, a founding partner in the firm, has been selected five times for inclusion in Mid-South Super Lawyers®, in the area of family law. Only 5% of the lawyers in Tennessee are selected as Super Lawyers. Mr. Gold, who is rated 10.0 out of 10.0 by Avvo®, practices almost exclusively in the areas of family law and mediation, and is a frequent speaker and lecturer on family law and related topics before a variety of professional groups.
Mr. Gold chaired the 2010–2011 Tennessee Bar Association Family Law Section, and the 2010-2011 Chattanooga Bar Association’s Family Law Section. He was the chair of the Tennessee Bar Association’s Family Law Section 2003-2004, and he was a member of the Tennessee Bar Association’s Family Law Executive Committee from 2002 – 2015. Mr. Gold served as a hearing officer for the Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility from 2007 – 2013. In 2005, Mr. Gold served as a member of the Tennessee Department of Human Services Income Shares Advisory Committee.
Since 1983, Mr. Gold has been licensed to practice in Tennessee and Georgia. He received his A.B. degree magna cum laude and his J.D. degree cum laude from the University of Georgia, where he was elected to the Order of Barristers and Phi Beta Kappa.