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About Cornelius and Collins

Many of our clients are household names whose products and services are well known. Whether the client is a Fortune 500 company, a small business, a trade organization, or an individual, our commitment and dedication to service are the same. Our reputation and success depend on the success and satisfaction of our clients.

Handling complex and often high-profile legal matters require more than just in-depth knowledge of the law. Experience, sound judgment, a focused team approach, advanced technology and a commitment to achieving client goals are paramount to success. It is through years of legal advocacy in courtrooms, boardrooms, and the community that Cornelius & Collins has built its reputation.

Cornelius & Collins has consistently received the rating of AV®, the highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards from Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™, based upon the firm’s high ratings for professional legal standards, ethics, reliability, and diligence.

Cornelius & Collins has also been recognized as one of the Best Law Firms in Tennessee by U.S. News & World Report in respective practice areas and a number of the firm’s lawyers have been distinguished among the best lawyers in Nashville.

Latest News

C&C Gives Back at Second Harvest

In December, members of our firm volunteered at Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee to help sort and pack food donations. Second Harvest Food Bank provides a central distribution center for companies, groups and individuals to help provide food to people facing food insecurity. With the recent tornados that...

Mary Stoner Returning to Her Hometown

On December 6th, we hosted a Farewell Luncheon for Mary Stoner and her husband Kyle, who are returning to Pennsylvania, where Mary will take an in-house position. Mary, you will be so missed by all of us. We wish you two the best in this new chapter.

C&C Lawyers named to 2023 Mid-South Super Lawyers List

We are pleased to announce that the following attorneys have been selected to the 2023 Mid-South Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers, part of Thomson...

Happy Veterans Day!

Cornelius & Collins honors its Veterans and all Veterans everyday but especially on this day of remembrance. We honor Charles G. Cornelius who served in the Air Force, Air National Guard, and Air Force Ready Reserve as an Aircraft Commander/Instructor pilot, Group Commander, and Air Guard Headquarters Operations Director from...

2024 "Best Law Firms" Ranked by Best Lawyers

Cornelius & Collins, LLP is pleased to be named in the 2024 “Best Law Firms” ranked by Best Lawyers.  Below are the rankings for the Metropolitan Nashville area.   The rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading...

Middle Tennessee Association of Legal Administrators

Becky Francis, C&C’s Legal Administrator, recently attended the MTALA Breakfast. It was a wonderful event and there were many business partners there.