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40 South Main Street Suite 2600
Memphis, TN 38103

T: 901.620.4990
F: 901.620.4982



Our Memphis office is located on Main Street in the heart of downtown, and our team of attorneys concentrate their practice in the areas of medical malpractice defense, health care litigation, aging services, general liability, transportation, business litigation and employment law.

Since HBS was founded in 1989, the firm has proactively added new specialty practice groups and locations that allow us to meet the evolving business and legal needs of clients. 

With nearly 400 attorneys, Hall Booth is proud to be one of the fastest growing full-service law firms and we look forward to working alongside our clients for many years to come.

Community Commitment

HBS’s attorneys in Memphis are deeply involved in many local civic, professional and charitable organizations that give back to the community and strengthen our business, political and social relationships.

Our employees in Memphis volunteer with and hold leadership positions in numerous community organizations including:

  • Dress for Success Memphis
  • Memphis Area Legal Services
  • Memphis Multiple Sclerosis Community Council


Hall Booth Smith is honored to be recognized frequently as the best place to work by local and national publications. Our attorneys have received numerous awards, accolades, respected rankings and honors from peer-reviewed organizations as well as for their professional and personal achievements.

HBS Recognition
  • Best and Brightest Companies to Work For by NARB
  • Best Law Firm in the USA by U.S. News & World Report
  • U.S. Top Ranked Law Firms by Martindale-Hubbell
  • TOP Midsize Professional Services Firms by Client Advisor Awards
HBS Attorney Recognition in Memphis
  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • Tennessee Supreme Court Attorney for Justice

Firm Highlights

Five HBS Attorneys Recognized in the 2022 Mid-South Super Lawyers Magazine

In the 2022 Mid-South Super Lawyers magazine, the law firm of Hall Booth Smith (HBS) has been recognized for its outstanding legal work as 5 of its attorneys are on the list of Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. The list recognizes outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of
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Hall Booth Smith Attorneys Recognized as 2023 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch

Thirty-one lawyers from Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) have been honored as Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. This recognition is given to attorneys, in a variety of practice groups, who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States. This honor is based on Best Lawyers®’  highly selective
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HBS Adds James T. McColgan, III in Memphis

MEMPHIS, TN – February 28, 2022 – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is pleased to welcome seasoned Memphis attorney James T. McColgan, III as Of Counsel to its Memphis office. Jim brings three decades of legal experience in the fields of healthcare liability defense, including pre-suit investigation, litigation and jury trials. Jim also has vast
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HBS Names 11 New Partners

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – January 5, 2022 – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. has named 11 attorneys to Partner as the firm recognizes the dedication, hard work and leadership of the senior attorneys. The attorneys who join the firm’s partnership as of January 1 are: David W. Badie, a Partner based in Saddle Brook, New Jersey, who
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Four HBS Attorneys Included on 2021 Mid-South Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List

In the 2021 edition of the Mid-South Super Lawyers magazine, the law firm of Hall Booth Smith (HBS) has been recognized for its outstanding legal work as four of its attorneys are on the list of Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Partner David Proctor of the Birmingham office was recognized as a  Mid-South Super Lawyer
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