RICK L. MOORE
Rick L. Moore graduated from the University of Tennessee in 1972 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. He obtained his Doctor of Jurisprudence in 1975, and returned to his home town of Tullahoma, Tennessee, practicing law since 1975. He has been admitted to practice in Tennessee State and Federal Courts, as well as the United States Supreme Court.
Mr. Moore is a member of the Tennessee Association for Justice (formerly Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association, where he has served numerous terms as a member of the Board of Governors), Lawyers Involved for Tennessee, American Association of Justice, and the Public Justice Foundation, Tennessee Supreme Court Historical Society, Tennessee Bar Association, as well as the local Coffee County Bar Association.
Mr. Moore is a Life Member of Sigma Chi fraternity, a former Eagle Scout and member of the Order of the Arrow. Since March 2005, he has served as an Ombudsman volunteer with the Employer Support of The Guard And Reserve (ESGR), and is active in Tullahoma community and church activities, especially those involving underprivileged youth. Rick’s hobby is coaching youth soccer teams; and he is proud to have earned a C license in 1995 from the United States Soccer Federation.
Mr. Moore maintains a civil law practice, with an emphasis on personal injury and workers’ compensation.
RUSSELL D. HEDGES
Russell D. Hedges graduated from Carson Newman College in 1977 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology. He then attended the University of Tennessee Law School, obtaining his Juris Doctorate degree in 1980. After graduating, Russell and his wife moved to Tullahoma, Tennessee, and began working as an attorney in private practice. In 1981, Russell took a job with the District Attorney’s Office and was an Assistant District Attorney for 3½ years. His principal focus was enforcing child support orders for the State of Tennessee. In 1985, Russell returned to private practice and has been focusing on civil litigation since then. Russell has principally limited his practice to the areas of workers’ compensation and Social Security Disability cases for the last fifteen years.
Russell is admitted to practice in Tennessee State and Federal Courts, as well as the United States Supreme Court. He is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association, Coffee County Bar Association, Tennessee Association for Justice, American Association for Justice, and the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives.