Our mission at Butler, Sevier, Hinsley & Reid is to provide quality legal representation at a reasonable cost.  We treat our clients as partners, and make it a top priority to keep clients informed about the case. Quality legal representation must include availability, personal attention and absolute confidentiality in addition to knowledge of the law and effective advocacy for the client.

Our attorneys will take time to listen and understand your unique situation in order to determine the best manner in which to proceed.   When you consult with us, we will provide you with an honest assessment of your case, including information pertaining to procedure, time frames and cost, and we will include you on all decisions which affect you and your family.  Whether pursuing your case through mediation or aggressively advocating your position in a courtroom, the attorneys at Butler, Sevier, Hinsley & Reid will stay by your side throughout the entirety of your case.

Representing clients in Tennessee and Mississippi

Our attorneys are dedicated to providing clients in Tennessee and Mississippi with honest and professional legal advice. From our offices in east Memphis and downtown Memphis, Tennessee, we represent clients in divorce, child custody, child support and other family law matters. Schedule a consultation with us today.
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Practice Areas

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Divorce click this

The attorneys at Butler, Sevier, Hinsley & Reid have established a reputation for handling even the most complex and contentious divorce disputes with discretion and respect for our clients, the Court and our legal adversaries.
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Child Custody, Support and Adoption click this

Legal issues that involve minor children include the parent-child relationship (decision-making and allocation of time between parents), child support, adoption and issues involving the delinquency of minor children.
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Mediation click this

Our attorneys have experience resolving litigation through the mediation process as advocates for our clients and as neutral mediators.
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Collaborative Law click this

Collaborative practice is a different way to resolve family disputes like divorce. This cost-effective, problem-solving approach can minimize the impact of conflict on you and your children.
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Post-Divorce Modification, Enforcement and Contempt click this

The evolution of your family's needs or the changes that come in the wake of unforeseeable events may require modification of final orders.
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Estate Planning, Probate and Conservatorships click this

Protecting your family’s future is important. Whether you need advice concerning estate administration, require a comprehensive estate plan, or a conservatorship is needed for a loved one, we can help.
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Prenuptial Agreements click this

Considering whether to have a prenuptial agreement in place before marriage isn’t just about protecting yourself in the unfortunate event of a divorce.
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Orders of Protection click this

An order of protection can provide immediate relief and protection against abuse, threats and stalking, for both you and your children.
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Mar 07
BSHR's Newest Associate Expands Firm's Practice to Include Estate Planning and Probate

Tiffany Bowders joined the firm March 1, 2018. Tiffany concentrates her practice in the areas of family law and probate/estate planning, enabling her to provide comprehensive guidance and representation both during and after the divorce process.  Tiffany graduated summa cum laude from the University of Memphis in 2004 and earned her Juris Doctorate from the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in 2008. ince her admission to the Tennessee Bar in 2008, she has participated in several organizations in the legal community including the Memphis Bar Association Leadership Forum and the Leo Bearman, Sr. American Inns of Court.  She is active in the Memphis Bar Association, including the Memphis Bar Association Family Law Section, and the Association of Women Attorneys. Contact Tiffany at 901-578-8888 or by email at tbowders [at] bshrlaw [dot] com.

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Oct 19
Gail Sevier and Anne Davis Honored as Fellows of the Memphis Bar Foundation

Gail Sevier and Anne Davis were elected as fellows of the Memphis Bar Foundation this week. Both  Ms. Sevier and Ms. Davis were acknowledged for their commitment to the highest standard of professional ethics and personal conduct. Established in 1982, the Bar Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the Memphis Bar Association and promotes social justice and legal education, as well as recognizing the outstanding and distinguished service of its members. Ms. Sevier and Ms. Davis join firm attorneys Susan Hinsley and Lara Butler, also fellows, in receiving this honor.

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