Lane C. Avery

SMRW: 423.756.7000
DIRECT: 423.757.0463
FAX: 423.756.4801



Business and Corporate Law
Health Care
Estate Planning



Lane Avery’s practice involves the general representation of health care providers, including physicians and physician groups, closely-held businesses, including corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies, the sales and acquisitions of businesses, the formation of business entities, estate planning, the sale and disposition of real estate, and employment law.



  • Georgia, 1982; Tennessee, 1983
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee
  • U.S. Tax Court


Education/Academic Honors

  • Vanderbilt University, B.S., Economics and Business Administration, 1979
  • Mercer University, J.D., 1982
  • University of Florida, LL.M. in Taxation, 1983


Professional Affiliations

  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Chattanooga Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Estate Planning Council of Chattanooga


Practice Areas

  • Business
  • Healthcare
  • Tax, Trust & Estate