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Amanda Branum Dunn



Chattanooga, TN






Amanda Branum Dunn joined the firm in August of 2018. She is a lifelong east Tennessee resident and graduated in 1999 from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, obtaining her B.S. in Political Science with a concentration in International Studies. After working with the Greater Cincinnati Foundation following college, she entered law school and graduated from Wake Forest University Law School in 2004 where she was a member of the law review.

She obtained her Tennessee law license in 2004 and Georgia law license in 2006. Amanda is also licensed to practice before the United States District Court for Eastern Tennessee, the United States District Court for Western Tennessee, the United States District Court for Georgia, Northern Division, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court of the United States. Described as "fearless" by other attorneys, her practice concentrates primarily on State and Federal Criminal Defense as well as personal injury and family law. Amanda has defended cases ranging from shoplifting to first degree murder and has developed a reputation for hard work, giving her all to assist her clients, no matter the size of the case.

In addition to being a highly skilled attorney, Amanda is a dedicated wife and mother. She and her husband, Alan, have one child and live in the Hixson area.

Areas Of Practice

  • State and Federal Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2004
  • Georgia, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    • J.D.
  • University of Tennessee
    • B.S. - 1999
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: International Studies

Pro Bono Activities

  • Greater Cincinnati Foundation