Daniel J. Taylor, Attorney
Daniel J. Taylor, a resident of Jackson, Tennessee, concentrates his practice primarily in the areas of state and federal criminal defense law in West Tennessee. However, Mr. Taylor also represents clients in some civil cases related to criminal matters.
Mr. Taylor is currently serving a second term on the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He has served as a Board of Director, Vice President, and President of the Jackson-Madison County Bar Association. He is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association (Criminal Justice Section), Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (TACDL) and the Madison County Bar Association. He is a Criminal Justice Act (CJA) panel attorney for the Western District of Tennessee. He served as a Hearing Committee member of the Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility, Disciplinary District VII from 2003-2009.
Mr. Taylor is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University and the Nashville School of Law. He was admitted to the practice of law in 1992. He is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Tennessee and all lower appellate and trial courts. He is also admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of the United States, the U.S Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee and U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee.
Mr. Taylor served twenty years as an officer in the Tennessee Army National Guard. He is a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom (2004-2005) and was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal for his service during his active duty deployment. He retired from the Tennessee Army National Guard at the rank of Major.
He is an Eagle Scout and served as the Chairman of the Central District Committee of the Boy Scouts of America, Jackson, TN. from 2007-2009. He is currently serving as President of the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity, Jackson, TN. He also served as an Adjunct Professor of Criminal Justice at Jackson State Community College and is currently serving as Chairman of the Church Council at Grace United Methodist Church, Jackson, TN.
|Education:||National Criminal Defense College|
|Admissions:||U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee|
U.S. Supreme Court 2003
U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
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