Christina Norris

Contact: 615.627.3959
Law School: University of Tennessee College of Law - University of Tennessee
Jurisdiction: Tennessee


About Christina Norris
Christina Norris has extensive litigation experience before state and federal courts in Middle Tennessee, particularly in estate planning, probate, personal injury, and civil litiation. In 2010, Ms. Norris was designated a SuperLawyer in the area of probate litigation. Only 5% of all lawyers receive this designation.

Ms. Norris is also very experienced in helping persons seeking social security disability benefits. For example, she has obtained disability benefits for persons suffering from mental illnesses (bipolar disorder, depression, schizophrenia)as well as diabetes, congestive heart failure, fibromyalgia, back pain, and other ailments.

Since 2004, she has been a member of Norris & Norris PLC, where she practices with her husband, John Norris, and attorney Barbara Moss. The firm of Norris & Norris PLC also represents clients in the areas of nursing home negligence, catastrophic personal injury, employment law, commercial litigation, and mediation/arbitration.
Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Estate Planning
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
  • Social Security Disability/SSI
Additional Practice Areas
  • General Civil
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Professional Experience
Founding Member,
Norris & Norris PLC focuses on probate (conservatorships, estate planning and estate litigation) severe personal injury, nursing home negligence and abuse, social security disability, employment law, elder law, and mediation and arbitration. The three lawyers at Norris & Norris PLC are highly experienced and skilled litigators.
Legal Writing Instructor, Vanderbilt University School of Law - Vanderbilt University
Taught 1st year law students legal writing skills and appellate advocacy as a member of the law school faculty.
Special Counsel to the Office of the Tennessee Attorney General, Tennessee State Attorney General
Practiced before the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals; represented the State in appeals brought by convicted felons
Clerk & Master , Clerk & Master, Chancery Court for the 20th Judicial District
As Clerk & Master, managed a staff of twenty, prepared budgets, made procedural decisions governing court filings, acted as Special Master in fact disputes (boundary line disputes, contract damages, partition of real property, etc.) and made recommendations to the Chancellors; initiated and implemented the first judicial case management program in Tennessee
University of Michigan - Ann ArborB.A.English, Education
Honors: Cum Laude
Vanderbilt UniversityM.A.Psychology
Honors: N.I.H. fellowship
University of Tennessee College of Law - University of TennesseeJ.D.Law
Honors: Articles Editor, Tennessee Law Review
Professional Associations
Member, Tennessee State Bar


Website: Christina Norris Website Profile
Website: Norris & Norris Website



Norris & Norris PLC
424 Church St
Ste. 1300
Nashville, TN 37219
Telephone: 615.627.3959
Fax: 615.627.3962