Donald E. Spurrell received his law degree from Nashville School of Law and has practiced in the Tri-Cities area since 1987. His comprehensive training as a trial attorney has included graduation from the National Criminal Defense College and years of concentrated training in Federal and Tennessee state civil and criminal practice areas, including appellate practice in both state and federal courts.
He is a capital case qualified lawyer and has been trial counsel in numerous capital murder and first degree murder cases. He has tried over a hundred jury trials in a broad spectrum of civil and criminal cases in both federal and state courts. He has handled thousands more cases ranging from serious injury, wrongful death, police and jail abuse cases, medical negligence, criminal sentencing, civil forfeiture to business litigation.
When he isn’t practicing law, you might find him building a wooden boat, playing a game of tennis, or spending time with his family on the St. Lawrence River.