Jennifer R. Egelston: Attorney and Mediator
Jenny is a mother, a US Army veteran, and a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law. Go Vols! She is, predominantly, a family law attorney who practices in Knox County and in surrounding counties. She handles matters involving marriage, divorce, child custody, child support, DCS, juvenile court, adoptions, name changes, criminal expungements, and orders of protection. She is experienced in the drafting of family planning documents including donor contracts, wills, powers of attorney, and advanced healthcare directives. With her background in horse training and barn management, Jennifer works with horse enthusiasts in legal matters involving equine-related sales, contracts, non-profits, business, and liability. She is also a Rule 31 listed family law mediator with special training in domestic violence.
Jenny is passionate about helping families resolve their conflicts in an economical and compassionate manner. Jennifer volunteers her time in the LGBTQIA+ and military veteran communities through pro bono work. In 2022, she was named Pro Bono Attorney of the Year by Legal Aid of East Tennessee.
Jenny is very warm, friendly, responsive and available to her clients, but she is also a straight-shooter who does not hold back on telling clients the truth about their cases.