Ronald T. Hill


Areas of Practice

Litigation: Business and Commercial Disputes, Estate Litigation and Probate, Workers’ Compensation, Insurance Defense and Coverage Matters, Mediation and Arbitration

Contact

Phone: (865) 546-0500

Fax: (865) 525-5293

Email: RHill@emlaw.com

Education

J.D., Memphis State University, 1984

B.A., Memphis State University, 1973

Admissions

Tennessee, 1985

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee

U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee

U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

U.S. Supreme Court

Distinctions

Chancellor, Sigma Delta Kappa

Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 Listed mediator

Shareholder

Ron Hill has a general trial practice that includes the following areas:

  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Product Liability
  • Insurance Defense
  • Estate Litigation
  • Mediation

Representative appellate cases include:

  • Peyton v. Johnson City Medical Center (Tennessee Court of Appeals)
  • White v. Revco Discount Drug Centers, Inc. (Tennessee Court of Appeals and Tennessee Supreme Court)
  • In re Estate of Deskins (Tennessee Court of Appeals)
  • Jackson v. Bradley (Tennessee Court of Appeals)
  • Brewer v. American Manufacturer’s Mutual (Tennessee Supreme Court)
  • Sims v. Travelers Insurance Company (Tennessee Supreme Court)
  • Rogers v. B.F. Shaw (Tennessee Supreme Court)
  • Johnson v. Cleo Wrap and Kemper Insurance Company (Tennessee Supreme Court)
  • Copeland v. Leaf, Inc. (Tennessee Supreme Court)
  • Jones v. Sonoco Products, Inc. (Tennessee Supreme Court)

Since 1984, Ron has practiced in the above listed areas across the state of Tennessee. Before beginning law practice, Ron worked in the insurance and risk management industry for 11 years.

Ron is a member of the Knoxville and Tennessee Bar Associations. Among other charitable work, he provides pro bono services to multiple private, Christian organizations.