Richard S. Townley

Richard S. Townley



Professional Associations

  • Member, Univ. of Memphis Law Review 2007-2009

Past Employment Positions

  • Farris Matthews (now Farris Bobango) – Summer Associate, Memphis, Tennessee 2008.


  • University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee
    • J.D. magna cum laude – 2009
  • Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
    • Ph.D. – 2000
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
    • M.A. – 1994
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
    • B.A. – 1991

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Civil Litigation
  • Appellate Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 2009
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2010
Latest Blog Posts
What Are My Legal Options After a Tennessee Garbage Truck Accident?
What Do I Do if I’ve Been Falsely Accused of a Crime in Tennessee?
Who Can Sue for a Wrongful Death in Tennessee?