Benét S. Theiss

Benét has been a part of the law firm in the capacities of law clerk, then associate, and now of counsel, since 1989. Benét is originally from Columbia, Tennessee. She is married to Tim Theiss, a program manager at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Benét and Tim have two sons, Corey and John Cothron, and a daughter, Elizabeth. She is an active volunteer for Boy Scout Troop 101 and the Roane County High School Band. Benét recently ended her three-year term as President of the Naval Academy Parents’ Club of Eastern Tennessee.

Practice Areas: Probate Law; Non-profit Organizations; Estate Planning;

Admitted: 1991, Tennessee; 1993, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee

Law School: University of Tennessee at Knoxville, J.D., with high honors, 1990

College: Tennessee Technological University, B.S., 1984
Business Administration with an Emphasis in Accounting

Member: Knoxville, Tennessee and American Bar Associations; Knoxville Estate Planning Council;