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S. Newton Anderson

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Memphis, TN

Spicer Rudstrom, PLLC
119 South Main Street, Suite 700
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: 901-522-2305
Fax: 901-526-0213
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2021
Licensed in Tennessee Since: 1981
Practice Areas: Workers' Compensation: Employer/Insurance (40%), Civil Litigation: Defense (40%), Alternative Dispute Resolution (10%), Insurance Coverage (10%), Business Litigation, Estate & Trust Litigation
Attorney Profile

Newton Anderson is the office managing member of Spicer Rudstrom’s Memphis location. He also serves as the Chair of the firm’s Employment Law practice area. His practice handling various types of civil cases has taken him to all state and federal courts in West Tennessee and occasionally beyond. He advises corporate clients on business matters and has represented clients in landlord-tenant and other commercial real estate matters for more than 30 years. He has received an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell and is a member of the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance.

Newt focuses his practice in insurance defense, employment/workers’ compensation, premises liability and commercial landlord tenant work. 

Newton received his higher education degrees from the University of Memphis. He was awarded a J.D. degree in 1981 from the university’s Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, where he was a member of Law Review and participated in Moot Court. Prior to entering private practice in 1982, he served as a Law Clerk for two judges of the Circuit Court of Shelby County. A firm believer in the benefits of mediation and other methods of alternate dispute resolution in appropriate cases, Newton took the required course of study and became a Tennessee Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator in 2005.

About S. Newton Anderson

First Admitted: 1981

Professional Webpage:


  • AV-Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell

Industry Groups

  • Business And Corporate Law
  • Employment And Worker's Compensation
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Office Location for S. Newton Anderson

119 South Main Street
Suite 700
Memphis, TN 38103

Last Updated: 6/23/2021

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