Chancellor Anne C. Martin, “What Business Owners Need to Know About Tennessee’s Business Court Pilot Project”
Anne C. Martin is judge of Part II of the Chancery Court of Davidson County, Tennessee. Effective November 1, 2019, the Tennessee Supreme Court appointed Chancellor Martin as the Business Court Docket judge.
Chancellor Martin earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Smith College in 1989 and her Juris Doctorate from Vanderbilt University School of Law in 1992. She began her practice with the law firm of Dodson, Parker & Behm, P.C. In July 2004 she joined the law firm of Bone McAllester Norton PLLC where she concentrated her practice in the areas of commercial litigation and employment law. She has represented both employers and employees of many different companies, as well as individuals with a diverse array of business problems. Chancellor Martin is proud of the clients she has helped over the years and of the recognition she has received for her leadership among her peers.
Chancellor Martin loves the law and attributes her love for the profession to the excellent legal mentorship she received. She enjoys being able to share the skills she learned from her mentors with aspiring students. To this end, Chancellor Martin was an Adjunct Professor at Belmont University College of Law where she taught a course in client counseling. She is currently an Adjunct Professor at the Nashville School of Law teaching sales and secured transaction courses.
A natural networker, Chancellor Martin is very passionate about the numerous charities she works with, especially those benefiting children. She has never met a stranger, nor does she stay still for long, pouring her energy into both work and play.
Chancellor Martin resides in Nashville with her son, Clay, and their yellow lab, Lily.