Jodi B. Loden

Jodi B. Loden

Location:
Knoxville, Tennessee
Phone:
865-909-7246
865-313-2267 (En Español)
Fax:
865-978-6602
Email:

Attorney Jodi Loden graduated cum laude from the University of Memphis’, Cecil C. Humphreys’ School of Law after serving as an intern with the United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Tennessee and the University of Memphis’, Cecil C. Humphreys’ School of Law’s Child Advocacy Clinic. Prior to working for Peterson White, attorney Loden worked for two large East Tennessee law firms where she served as lead attorney for the firms’ Family & Juvenile law sectors. Attorney Loden has also practiced extensively in Workers’ Compensation Defense and in various sectors of Plaintiff’s law. However, her primary passion over the last ten and a half years has always been compassionately assisting families and/or children in crisis to successfully navigate the legal system and achieve their best personalized results during some of the most difficult times of their lives.

Areas of Practice

  • Agreed & Contested Divorces
  • Juvenile Law/Emergency Custody/Dependency & Neglect Proceedings
  • Termination of Parental Rights & Adoption Proceedings
  • Paternity, Parental Alienation & Fathers' Rights Proceedings
  • Child Support Proceedings
  • Contempt of Court Proceedings
  • Post-Divorce Issues
  • Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements
  • Workers’ Compensation Defense
  • Name Change Proceedings
  • Grandparents' Visitation and/or Custody Proceedings
  • Domestic Violence/Protective Orders Proceedings
  • Divorce/Custody/Adoption for Same Sex Couples
  • Wills
  • Mediation
  • Appeals

Education

  • Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee
    • Juris Doctor cum laude - 2007
  • The University of Tennessee, Tennessee
    • Bachelor of Science cum laude
    • Major: Human Ecology

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Award for Best in Class in Workers’ Compensation
  • CALI Award for Best in Class for Child Advocacy
  • Whose Who for American Universities
  • Moot Court Board

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Knoxville Bar Association, Member
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member
  • Association of Women Attorneys, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Ridenour & Ridenour Law Firm, Clinton, TN Office, Lead Family Law and Juvenile Attorney
  • Moore, Ingram, Johnson & Steele, LLP, Knoxville, TN Office, Lead Family Law and Juvenile Attorney
  • United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Tennessee, Intern
  • The University of Memphis’ Cecil C. Humphreys’ School of Law’s Child Advocacy Clinic, Intern

Pro Bono Activities

  • Member, American Civil Liberties Union
  • Member, Human Rights Campaign

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta