Farrell A. Levy

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Knoxville, TN

McDonald, Levy & Taylor, PLLC
10805 Kingston Pike, Suite 200
Knoxville, TN 37934
Phone: 865-966-4343
Fax: 865-777-5249
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1975
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%), Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (30%), Estate & Trust Litigation (20%)
Attorney Profile

One of the first attorneys in Tennessee to be certified, Mr. Levy is is a Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.  He is also certified in Civil Pretrail Practice Advocacy by the National Board of Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy. He is rated as AV Preeminent by Martindale - Hubbell. Farrell A. Levy's practice areas include civil litigation, personal injury, products liability and aviation litigation.   Mr. Levy has been selected as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in Tennessee by the National Trial Lawyers Association.  He has been selected as one of the The Best Lawyers in America in Plaintiff's Products Liability Litigation. In 2020, he was selected as the Lawyer of the Year in Knoxville in Plaintiff's Product Liability Litigation by Best Lawyers in America.

Primarily representing plaintiffs in their cases, Mr. Levy's work in a products liability case led to a national legal publication reviewing the successful tactics he employed in the case. He authored "Products Liability — Bystander Recovery in Strict Liability," which was published in the Tennessee Law Review, and was the program chair and a speaker at a Tennessee Bar Association seminar, "How to Win $1,000,000 Jury Verdicts by Those Who've Done It." In 2012, he was inducted as a Fellow of the Knoxville Bar Foundation. He is also a Fellow of the American Bar Association.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 30%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
  • 20%Estate & Trust Litigation
Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Toxic Mold, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Motor Vehicle Defects, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical, Products Liability, Will Contests

Selections

16 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2021

Certificates and Credentials

About Farrell A. Levy

Admitted: 1975, Tennessee

Professional Webpage: https://mltlaw.com/attorneys/farrell-a-levy/

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Chairman, Rotary Foundation Committee for his Local Club
  • Board Member, President, Treasurer, Dream Connection, Inc.
  • Member, Farragut Rotary Club and a Paul Harris Fellow
  • President, Fox Den Country Club
  • Volunteer Ombudsman, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • "Presenting The Medical Evidence: Converting The Deposition Into A Trial Brief Of The Facts", Matthew Bender, issue of Trauma, authored by Marshall Houts, J.D., February, 1984
  • Mr. Levy authored a case note concerning recovery of damages in strict liability by a bystander to an accident., Author, Products Liability - Bystander Recovery in Strict Liability, Tennessee Law Review, 1974
  • Mr. Levy was the program chair and lecturer for a seminar for trial attorneys where the keys to receiving a million dollar jury verdict were discussed., Program Chair and Lecturer, How to Win a Million Dollar Jury Verdict, Tennessee Bar Association, 1998
  • Program Chair & Speaker, "How to in $1,000,000 Jury Verdicts by Those Who've Done It", Tennessee Bar Association Seminar

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • National Board of Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy, Civil Pretrial Practice Advocate
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy, Civil Trial Advocacy, 1996

Educational Background

  • B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee, With Honors, Outstanding Senior Major in Marketing - 1972 J.D. from the University of Tennessee - 1975, Member - Tennessee Law Review, 1972

Honors/Awards

  • , Fellow of the American Bar Association, 2018
  • Member, Tennessee Law Review, 1973
  • Fellow of the Litigation Council of America Member - American Board of Trial Advocates
  • National Trial Lawyers Association, Top 100 Trial Lawyer in Tennessee
  • Fellow of the Knoxville Bar Foundation, 2012

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Fellow - American Bar Association Fellow - Knoxville Bar Association Member - Tennessee Bar Association Member - Knoxville Bar Association Member - American Bar Association Member - Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association Member - American Association for Justice, 2020
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Office Location for Farrell A. Levy

10805 Kingston Pike
Suite 200
Knoxville, TN 37934

Phone: 865-966-4343

Fax: 865-777-5249

Last Updated: 6/11/2021

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