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Chelsea C. Moore

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  • University of Tennessee College of Law, Cum Laude
  • Tennessee Technological University, Magna Cum Laude
  • Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Hamilton Burnett American Inn of Court
Ms. Moore graduated magna cum laude from Tennessee Technological University with her Bachelor of Science in Sociology. Following graduation, she volunteered at the 13th Judicial District Public Defenders Office in Putnam and Cumberland Counties.

In 2013, Ms. Moore moved to Knoxville to attend University of Tennessee College of Law. During her third year of law school, Ms. Moore worked closely with RDJS Partner Stephen Ross Johnson as a student attorney in the Innocence and Wrongful Convictions Clinic. In 2016, she graduated cum laude from the UT College of Law.

Since that time, she has been in private practice in Knoxville, running her own firm and focusing on criminal defense at the trial and appellate levels. Ms. Moore has a passion for indigent defense work and is committed to providing quality representation to every client. She has tried criminal cases in state court as lead counsel, handled cases for the Tennessee Innocence Project, and served as a jury selection expert in federal court.

Ms. Moore is a member of the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Knoxville Bar Association, and the Hamilton Burnett American Inn of Court. She is also a founding member of the Lady Lawyers who Lunch group for female criminal defense attorneys in the area.