Charles W. Gilbreath II
Charles is a litigator, focusing his practice in civil and criminal litigation. His experience includes representing corporate and individual clients in a wide range of litigation areas, including products liability, personal injury, contractual disputes, insurance coverage disputes, and workers’ compensation, to name a few.
Charles is a native of Chattanooga and graduated from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 2010. Following his undergraduate studies he attended the University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, where he received merit based scholarships, the Dean’s Distinguished Pro Bono Award, the CALI Award for Academic Excellence in Products Liability, ALI CLE Scholarship & Leadership Award before graduating in 2014, and was listed as a 2014 Law Student for Justice.
While in law school, Charles interned with Judge Bernice B. Donald of the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, Judge Donna M. Fields of the Shelby County Circuit Court, the White Collar Crimes Division of the Shelby County District Attorneys’ Office, and clerked for a prominent Memphis Attorney. Charles also served as a member of the Law Review and Moot Court Board, served as a student-member of the Memphis Bar Association Professionalism Committee, and successfully drafted and presented legislation that amended the university’s Academic Regulations.
Away from work, Charles enjoys spending time with his wife and their two dogs, golfing, and cheering on his favorite soccer team.
Civil Litigation; Products Liability; Insurance Defense; Personal Injury; Business Litigation; Construction Litigation; Criminal Defense
B.S., University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 2010
J.D., University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 2014
Tennessee, 2014; U.S. District Court
Eastern District of Tennessee, 2015
American Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association, Chattanooga Bar Association, Brock-Cooper Inns of Court