Terrence is a member of Butler Snow’s Commercial Litigation Practice Group and focuses his practice on a wide variety of subject matters, including contractual disputes, interference with business relationships and unfair competition claims.

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Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2018
  • North Carolina, 2014
  • U.S. District Courts
    • North Carolina: Eastern, Western
    • Tennessee: Eastern, Middle
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
    • 6th Circuit


  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation, 2021

Education & Honors

  • Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., 2014
    • Notes Editor, Vanderbilt Law Review
    • Scholastic Excellence Awards in Torts and Bankruptcy
  • Washington and Lee University, B.A., History, magna cum laude, 2009
    • Varsity Baseball
    • Preston R. "Pres" Brown Award Winner
    • Old Dominion Athletic Conference Player and Scholar Athlete of the Year, 2009


  • Represented the nation’s largest private corrections company in lawsuits involving civil rights, general negligence and medical malpractice claims.
  • Represented companies and individuals in a variety of business and commercial matters involving claims of breach of contract, interference with business relationships, misappropriation of trade secrets and unfair competition.
  • Represented companies and individuals in disputes involving restrictive covenants in business and employment contracts.
  • Represented a number of different financial institutions in a variety of lawsuits involving claims alleging violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Housing Act, the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, unfair and deceptive trade practices and a variety of mortgage origination and servicing related claims.

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

  • Co-Author, “CFPB Report Highlights Continued Focus on Mortgage Redlining,” Subject to Inquiry Blog, November 21, 2016.
  • Co-Author, “CFPB Announces Plan to Promulgate Key Mortgage Disclosure Rule,” Subject to Inquiry Blog, May 16, 2016.
  • Co-Author, “CFPB Compliance Bulletin Outlines Requirements for Automatic Debit Authorization,” Subject to Inquiry Blog, January 20, 2016.
  • Co-Author, “CFPB redlining enforcement action reflects new approach to redlining analysis,” Subject to Inquiry Blog, October 19, 2015.
  • Co-Author, “Senate interest in small business loan data rulemaking may significantly impact financial institutions,” Subject to Inquiry Blog, August 3, 2015.
  • Co-Author, “White House opposes bill giving small businesses greater voice in CFPB rulemaking,” Subject to Inquiry Blog, May 22, 2015.
  • ​Co-Author, “CFPB proposal seeks suspension of credit card agreement submissions,” Subject to Inquiry Blog, March 3, 2015.