Over 70 Years Of Legal Advocacy In Morristown

About Our Firm

Capps & Byrd LLP is committed to upholding the standard of excellence established by our founder in 1952. Our attorneys at our firm have more than 70 years of combined experience. Christopher P. Capps joined the firm in 1983 and David S. Byrd joined in 1994. To learn more about our founders, please visit our firm history page.

Follow the links below to learn more about our individual attorneys’ credentials and qualifications.

The Attorneys You Know

Our Morristown law firm provides comprehensive legal services to help you find a resolution. Both Lakeway Area natives our lawyers work with locals and folks across the state, providing personal attention and advice tailored to your situation.

We represent individuals, families and businesses in all types of legal matters, often working as skilled mediators or litigators representing clients at the local, state and federal courts. We handle all types of personal injury claims, family law cases, estate planning and probate, business law and real estate.

Born in Morristown, Christopher P. (Chris) Capps attended public schools in the area before pursuing a Bachelor Of Arts degree at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, for two years.

After transferring to the University of Tennessee, Chris received his degree in Political Science in 1980. Admitted to practice in 1983 after receiving his law degree from the University of Tennessee’s College of Law, he generally focuses on litigating family law, probate and personal injury law. Chris also handles real property and construction law issues litigation. He is licensed to practice in all courts in the State of Tennessee and is a Rule 31 certified mediator by the Tennessee Supreme Court.

David S. Byrd was born and raised in Jefferson County and attended Carson Newman College in Jefferson City, graduating cum laude in 1991.

After obtaining his law degree from the University Of Tennessee’s College Of Law in 1994, David joined Capps & Byrd LLP as an associate and was named a partner in 1999. He focuses on civil trial litigation, family law and collections. He is licensed to practice in all courts in the State of Tennessee.

Your Case Is Our Priority

Here’s what you can expect when you work with us:

  • Personal attention and one-on-one advice: We get to know you and learn about your situation to help us truly understand what you are facing and what options may be available.
  • Tailored legal services: Our legal advice and services are designed for your specific situation and needs. We work closely with you to develop a plan that will help us obtain the best resolution and protect your goals.
  • Experience you can trust: Our attorneys have extensive experience in state and federal court. Our negotiation and litigation skills help us find the best outcome for you in the most cost-effective approach.

Arrange A Consultation Today

We strive to provide a unique experience for our clients at every stage. We welcome you to explore our website to learn more about us. If you are interested in learning more about us and how we can assist you, please contact us online or call 423-616-1921. Hablamos español.