About us

Burroughs Collins & Newcomb PLC was founded on January 16, 2003. The firm was formed to provide legal services to businesses, entrepreneurs, individuals, employers, third party administrators and insurance carriers. The firm provides clients with planning, compliance, and trial work in State and Federal Courts and continues to broaden practice areas to include:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Business and Corporate Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Contracts
  • EEOC and THRC Administrative Charges
  • Employment Law
  • Estate and Trust Litigation
  • Divorce and Family Law
  • General Liability Defense
  • General Practice
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Personal Injury
  • Personnel Policies, Human Resource Compliance and Non Competes
  • Premises Liability
  • Probate
  • Products Liability
  • Taxation
  • Title VII Discrimination and Retaliation
  • Trucking and Motor Vehicle Liability
  • Unemployment Hearings
  • Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Wrongful Death
  • Wrongful Discharge

Burroughs Collins & Newcomb PLC is located in the heart of the legal district of Knoxville, Tennessee, which is the geographic and legal center of the eastern portion of the state.

The firm provides continuity of service to its clients. We do not shuffle legal assignments among our attorneys. The same attorneys, along with their skilled paralegal and legal assistant team, provide professional legal services for clients. Our philosophy emphasizes client service with a prompt response to client inquiries.