George C. Shields II


George C. Shields II joined the firm as a law clerk during his second year of law school and has been an associate attorney since November 2014. His practice encompasses both complex civil litigation and criminal law matters at both the trial and appellate levels. Mr. Shields is admitted to practice in all Tennessee state courts, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

Mr. Shields was educated at the University of Tennessee, graduating first with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Political Science and then a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree cum laude with a concentration in Advocacy and Dispute Resolution. During law school, he was a research editor and member of the executive board of the Tennessee Law Review and was elected by his peers as their student government representative. He received a Clarence and Augusta Kolywck Equal Access to Justice Fellowship to serve as a law clerk with the Knoxville office of Legal Aid of East Tennessee, Inc., externed with Federal Defender Services of Eastern Tennessee, Inc., and in 2014 was designated an inaugural "Law Student for Justice" by the Tennessee Supreme Court for demonstrated commitment to providing legal services to those in need. He was one of 14 UT students and the only graduate student awarded a 2014 Chancellor's Citation for Extraordinary Campus Leadership and Service.


606 W. Main Street, Suite 300
Knoxville , Tennessee , 37902
United States

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