Christopher Campbell works with a vast variety of clients but primarily concentrates his practice in the areas of insurance, hospital and municipal defense. Prior to joining the Harris Shelton team in 1997, Mr. Campbell has had experience practicing law in various capacities; he worked as legal research and writing clerk for a city attorney in Fayetteville, Ark., from 1995 to 1997.
During his career, he has been involved with multiple government officials’ legal teams. In 2008, Honorable Mayor W.W. Herenton appointed him to senior staff attorney and the next year, Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey appointed him to serve as one of 17 commissioners on Tennessee's first Judicial Nominating Commission. The commission was assigned the task of assisting the governor in selecting persons to fill judicial vacancies throughout the state of Tennessee. For the past four years, he served as a senior staff attorney for the Honorable Mayor A C Wharton Jr.
Not only is Mr. Campbell actively involved in many professional organizations, but he also finds time to give back to the community in a variety of ways. He serves on the board of directors for the Ronald McDonald House Charities, volunteers for various charitable organizations and gives inspirational speeches to economically disadvantaged youth. In addition, he serves on the alumni advisory board for Ouachita Baptist University and is the director of the Memphis Supersonics club level basketball program. After attending OBU on a four-year basketball scholarship, he now enjoys coaching his sons for various athletic teams. He is also an avid golfer.
-American Inns of Court, former member-Memphis Bar Association, fee dispute committee-Memphis Bar Foundation, fellow-Mid-South Super Lawyers -National Bar Association, member-National Bar Association, Ben F. Jones Board of Directors, 2009-2010-Tennessee Bar Association, member
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The University of Arkansas, J.D., 1997 Ouachita Baptist University, B.A., 1994
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