Michael J. PetherickAssociate

Address

651 East 4th Street
Suite 100
Chattanooga, TN 37403

Phone

423-648-9862
423-648-9869 (fax)

Professional Profile

Michael J. Petherick is an associate in the Chattanooga, TN office of Carr Allison. Michael’s practice concentrates on matters involving premises liability, construction and complex litigation.

Michael received his Bachelor of Arts degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Tennessee (Knoxville) with a major in History.  He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Tennessee College of Law, graduating cum laude.  While in law school, Michael received several awards, including being named a Tennessee Law Student for Justice which is an honor given by the Tennessee Supreme Court in recognition of pro bono service.  He was also honored with The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI) Excellence for the Future Awards for achievement in the studies of Contract Drafting and Civil Pretrial Litigation.  Michael served as Research Editor for the Tennessee Journal of Race, Gender and Social Justice, a Senior Staff Member for Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law and as an Editor for the Tennessee Journal of Law and Policy.

In his free time, Michael enjoys running, fencing, cooking and watching UT football.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice

Tennessee

Education

BA, University of Tennessee (Knoxville), summa cum laude

JD, University of Tennessee College of Law, cum laude

Affiliations

American Bar Association

Knoxville Bar Association

News Updates About Michael J. Petherick

Carr Allison Chattanooga Attends TDLA Annual Conference

Attorneys from Carr Allison’s Chattanooga, TN office recently attended the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association’s (TDLA) annual meeting and conference in Chattanooga.  TDLA is a group of lawyers primarily engaged in civil defense litigation who have the opportunity to exchange ideas, techniques and information through the association.  TDLA also strives to […]

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Defense Win for Martin and Petherick in Tennessee

Shareholder Sean W. Martin and Associate Michael J. Petherick, of Carr Allison’s Chattanooga (TN) office, obtained dismissal for its architectural firm client in two professional negligence cases inside of a premises liability case. Two different plaintiffs on two separate dates fell on a landing area outside of a newly constructed […]

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Carr Allison’s Tennessee Office Adds Two Lawyers

Carr Allison is pleased to welcome associates Chancey R. Miller and Michael J. Petherick to the Chattanooga, TN office. Chancey’ s practice will focus on transportation, premises liability and commercial litigation matters.  Chancey graduated summa cum laude from the University of Tennessee College of Business Administration in Business Analytics.  He […]

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