Edward G. White, IIHodges, Doughty & Carson, PLLC
At Hodges, Doughty & Carson, PLLC, our attorneys exemplify professional and ethical principles. We put the law to work for our clients. For more than 80 years, our goals have been to exceed the needs of our clients while building an exceptional legal practice.
We are a full-service law firm serving a diverse clientele. Our Knoxville location provides convenience to our clients throughout middle and eastern Tennessee, but our attorneys also travel to meet out-of-state clients.
Edward G. White II received his law degree from the University of Tennessee in 1983. He has extensive litigation experience in medical, hospital and dental malpractice defense as well medical device matters. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, Defense Research Institute and the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association. In 1997 he served as President of the Knoxville Bar Association and he has also served as treasurer, chairman of the Continuing Legal Education Committee, and as a member of the Board of Governors. In 1992, he was honored as the first recipient of the Knoxville Bar Association’s “President’s Award” for outstanding performance and service to the Bar. In January 2007, 2008, and 2009 he was selected as one of the 150 Best Lawyers in Tennessee in the area of medical malpractice in a poll of leading attorneys, judges, and corporate executives conducted by Business Tennessee magazine. He is a Master of the Bench in the American Inns of Court, Hamilton Burnett Chapter. He is a 2006 Fellow of the Tennessee Bar Foundation and a 2003 Fellow of the Knoxville Bar Foundation. Mr. White is a frequent lecturer and writer on medical/legal topics. He serves on the board of various charitable foundations, including the Knoxville Bar Foundation, the Knoxville affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, and the Elizabeth R. Griffin Research Foundation. Ted enjoys fly-fishing, hiking and backpacking, sailing, and boating.
AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale Hubbell
Areas of Practice
- Health Care Practice
- – Healthcare Entities and Physician Practice Representation
- – Healthcare Litigation
- – Medical Malpractice Defense
- Drug and Medical Device Defense
- Professional Malpractice
617 W. Main Street P.O. Box 869 Knoxville TN 37901-0869 United States