CATHRYN ARMISTEAD
Attorney

Tel: 615.651.7366
cathryn@armisteadlawgroup.com

Growing up in England, Cathryn has traveled Europe extensively before venturing to America in 2001.

  • Education: University of East Anglia, Norwich, England. Bachelor of Laws (LLB) 2000
  • Nashville School of Law, J.D. 2015
  • Founders Award Recipient - Valedictorian
  • Member of Tennessee Bar Association
  • Member of Nashville Bar Association
  • A graduate of Elder Law College
  • Admitted to practice in TN
  • Federally admitted to practice in the 6th Circuit, US Court of Appeals, Middle District of TN, and the Southern District of Indiana
  • As an attorney in good standing I am able to be admitted or appear in Pro Hac Vice in any federal district

The practice areas that Cathryn focuses on allows her to help people when they may be at their lowest. She never takes this responsibility lightly and strives to fulfill our mission of preserving the dignity, well-being, and understanding of our clients with compassion and empathy.

J. CHRIS McWHORTER
Law Clerk

Tel: 615.512.9865
chris@armisteadlawgroup.com

Chris has more than 15 years' experience in federal criminal law matters - with a heavy emphasis on federal appeals and post-conviction relief. He is a Juris Doctor candidate at the American Institute of Law and a law student member of the California Bar Association, California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, Tennessee Bar Association and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Upon admittance, Chris plans to focus his practice of federal criminal defense litigation. In his personal life, Chris is happily married with four children (two biological, two-step). He is an avid MMA fan, holding a blue belt in jiu-jitsu, and an automatic watch aficionado. He is currently working on a federal post-conviction book for federal prisons.

  • Education: American Institute of Law, California- J.D. Candidate - Present
  • Languages Spoken: Conversational Spanish

Memberships & Associations:
  • California Bar Association- Law Student
  • California Attorneys for Criminal Justice- Law Student
  • Tennessee Bar Association - Law Student
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers- Law Student

DANA GARRARD

Financial Manager

Tel: 615.651.7366
dana@armisteadlawgroup.com

JENNY McWHORTER

Office Manager

Tel: 615.651.7366
jenny@armisteadlawgroup.com