Small firm attention, big firm results

profile

Marc A. Sorin

Contact Me:

Location:

81 Monroe Ave.
Suite 600
Memphis, TN 38103

Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent AV Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence 2021

Biography

Marc Sorin is an AV rated attorney with 30 years' experience in defense litigation. Much of that experience involves cases with allegations of catastrophic injuries or death. Mr. Sorin represents long term care facilities, hospitals and individual health care providers in negligence and medical malpractice cases. He has represented trucking companies and individual drivers in injury and death cases arising out of motor vehicle accidents. He represents contractors in construction disputes and personal injury claims. He represents retailers and other businesses in premises liability cases, many of which result in summary judgment. He litigates class action cases. He also has a significant appellate practice.

Education

  • Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee
    • J.D. - 1991
  • Indiana University, Bloomington
    • B.S. - 1988

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Shelby County Democratic Party Executive Committee, 1995 to 1998
  • Memphis Jewish Federation Young Leadership Committee, 1994 to 1996
  • Bornblum Jewish Community School, Board President, 2018 to 2020
  • Bornblum Jewish Community School, Board Member , 2014 to Present
  • Bornblum Jewish Community School, Executive Committee, 2017 to Present

Professional Associations

  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Mississippi Bar Association
  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association

Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Nursing Home/ALF Defense
  • Construction Defense
  • Trucking Defense
  • Appellate Practice
  • Premises Liability
  • Motor Vehicle

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 2003
  • Mississippi, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 2011

Honors

  • Indiana University Student Foundation, Steering Committee
  • Clerk to the United States Bankruptcy Court Judge, Hon. Bernice B. Donald

Current Employment Position

  • Member