Mr. Shipman began his legal career practicing criminal law in Chicago at the Cook County Office of the Public Defender, Felony Trial Division at 26th and California. He assisted in the defense of many types of felony criminal charges, including burglary, attempted murder, forgery, robbery, weapon related criminal charges and gang related criminal charges. After moving home to be closer to family, Mr. Shipman accepted a position as an in-house corporate attorney for an emerging high profile sports training company based in Franklin, TN. In 2009 Mr. Shipman entered private practice focusing his practice on criminal law, domestic relations, personal injury and maintains his role as corporate attorney to his former employer.
As an attorney, Mr. Shipman has enjoyed representing a wide array of clients from indigent criminal defendants in the public defender’s office to high profile professional athletes in both their professional and personal matters.
J.D., The John Marshall Law School, Chicago
B.S., The University of Tennessee, Knoxville