Mr. Whitlock concentrates his practice in all areas of litigation.  Mr. Whitlock’s experience as a small business owner served as a catalyst for his legal education.  His experience includes a broad range of litigation matters including contract disputes and negotiations, Landlord-Tenant matters, personal injury and real property matters. He is licensed to practice in both Tennessee and Mississippi.

Selected Professional Associations

  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Tennessee Association for Justice
  • Named as Mid-South Rising Star 2015 and 2016 by Super Lawyers for Business Litigation

Representative Matters

  • Successfully argued before the Tennessee Court of Appeals that tenants in default of lease must provide 1 year of rent as bond to remain in possession of leased real property when appealed to Circuit Court.

Telephone: 901.866.5344

Fax: 901.866.5419

Email: dwhitlock@harkavyshainberg.com

  • The University of Memphis Law School, J.D., 2010
  • The Royal Victorian University of Manchester, 1996-1997
  • The University of Tennessee, B.A.,1996

Shelby County District Attorney’s Office, 2008-2010.

Tennessee

Mississippi