Mr. Ferrell concentrates his practice on the representation of insurance companies and their insureds. His practice emphasizes first and third-party insurance coverage matters, arson and insurance fraud, insurance defense and premises liability. Mr. Ferrell also counsels insurance companies on claims handling practices, including exposure to bad-faith and extra-contractual claims.
Mr. Ferrell graduated from Middle Tennessee State University (B.S. Political Science, 1996); and earned his law degree from the Nashville School of Law (J.D., 2005). He has been admitted to the following courts: Tennessee, 2005; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee, 2010; U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee, 2010; and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee, 2012; and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2014.
Mr. Ferrell is a member of the Nashville and Tennessee Bar Associations and a member of the National Society of Private Insurance Investigators. Prior to the practice of law, Mr. Ferrell worked for 14 years in the insurance industry as a litigation specialist, and as a claims associate handling property and liability claims. He obtained the Associate in Claims (A.I.C.) certification in 1997.
Mr. Ferrell was born and raised in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He is a member of Belle Aire Baptist Church and is a member of Rutherford Society, supporting St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital.