J. Boone Tarlton

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J. Boone Tarlton

Attorney at Law


J. Boone Tarlton is an associate in our Asheville office where he practices in appellate, business litigation, construction, general liability, insurance coverage, and premises liability matters.

Prior to joining HBS, Boone worked for a civil litigation firm where he gained experience managing insurance defense, automotive, premises liability, professional liability, and general liability matters. Previously living in New Orleans, Boone also worked at firms there where he was responsible for handling flood insurance claims, Jones Act, and maritime insurance defense cases.

Boone earned his Juris Doctor from Louisiana State University, where he was a member of the Louisiana Law Review. He earned his Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, in Environmental Geoscience from Texas A&M University.



State Courts:

  • Louisiana
  • North Carolina

U.S. District Courts:

  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina


  • J.D., Louisiana State University, 2013
  • B.S., magna cum laude, Texas A&M University, 2008


In the Press

HBS Asheville Adds Associate J. Boone Tarlton

Hall Booth Smith is proud to have Attorney J. Boone Tarlton join the firm in its Asheville office.