Roger May

Roger May

Location:
Nashville, Tennessee
Phone:
615-686-2115
866-603-2842
615-649-5579
615-649-5824
Fax:
615-242-5967
Email:
Roger May's vast experience, both as a prosecutor and criminal defense attorney, has given him an impeccable reputation in the Nashville legal community. Many of Nashville's most prominent citizens, entertainers, and athletes have trusted Roger to handle their personal or their family's legal affairs.

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 1971

Education

  • Vanderbilt University School of Law, Nashville, Tennessee
    • J.D. - 1971
  • Vanderbilt University
    • B.A. - 1968

Honors and Awards

  • Named in: Super Lawyers 2011
  • Named in: The Best Lawyers In America
  • Named in: Best 101 Lawyers in Tennessee by Tennessee Business Journal for Criminal Defense Super Lawyers
  • Nashville's Top Lawyers by The Tennessean
  • Peer review rated "AV Preeminent" by Martindale Hubble

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Nashville Bar Association- Member, Board of Directors, 1980-1982 and 1996-1998; Secretary, 1990; Treasurer, 1991; Vice-President, 1998
  • Tennessee and American Bar Associations
  • Fellow of the Nashville Bar Foundation and TN Bar Foundation
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Tennessee Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Directors at Large, 1983-1984)

Past Employment Positions

  • May + McKinney, PLLC, 2017 - present
  • May, Hagan & Todd, PLLC, 2015-2017
  • May & Ryan 2007-2014
  • Willis & Knight 2000-2007
  • Private Practice 1985-2000
  • Manier, Herod, Hollabaugh and Smith 1981-1985
  • Assistant United States Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee, 1979-1981
  • Assistant District Attorney General, Davidson County, Tennessee, 1974-1979