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550 West Main Street, Suite 500  |  Knoxville, Tennessee 37902  |  office 865.546.9321  |  fax 865.637.5249 Directions & Parking Info

Attorney

Reggie E. Keaton

office 865-546-9321
direct fax 865-541-4610

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Attorney

Reggie E. Keaton

  • reggie keaton
  • Reggie E. Keaton
  • Reggie E. Keaton

Fax: 865-541-4610Send Email

Education:
B.S. Carson-Newman University, 1981 (magna cum laude)
J.D. University of Tennessee, 1984 (High Honors and Order of the Coif)

Reggie graduated with High Honors and Order of the Coif from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 1984, the same year he joined Frantz, McConnell & Seymour, LLP.

A true advocate for his clients, Reggie’s expansive litigation experience in representing individuals and businesses helps him to better resolve their complex legal concerns.

With more than 30 years of experience in civil litigation, Reggie’s practice is in construction law and business and commercial litigation.   

Reggie's extensive construction litigation experience includes the representation of management and operating contractors, general contractors, prime contractors, subcontractors, owners, sureties, and design professionals including architect and engineer firms.  His representation in the construction industry has covered a wide range of projects including airport improvements, Department of Energy demolition projects, and various other residential, municipal, commercial, institutional, governmental, and industrial construction projects. 

Reggie's broad litigation experience also includes products liability, ERISA employee welfare benefit plans, adoptions, nursing home / long term care facility liability, intellectual property, civil rights, discrimination, contract disputes, and tort / personal injury.

Reggie has had an extensive litigation practice in both state and federal courts and handles complex litigation matters.  He is a Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator.  The focus of his undergraduate studies was accounting, and he was awarded outstanding graduate in business administration and economics. 

Extremely active in both the legal profession and in his community, Reggie enjoys volunteer work while also having served on a number of boards. His involvement includes:

Away from the office, Reggie enjoys spending time with his wife and three sons, including traveling with his sons to visit major league baseball parks around the country.  He also enjoys hiking, bicycling, and tennis.