The Law Office of Alvin L. Harris, is a Nashville, Tennessee law firm with broad experience and expertise in civil litigation, and governmental practice. The firm was founded in 1985 by former senior attorneys from the Tennessee Attorney General’s office. The firm has received a Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of AV® Preeminent™Consistent always with its obligation to provide zealous advocacy, the firm adheres to the philosophy that the clients’ interests are best served by recognizing and acting on opportunities for resolution of legal disputes at the earliest stage. Our approach to any legal matter is pragmatic, cost-conscious, and directed by the needs of the client. We place an emphasis on understanding your business and its needs. We strive to be responsive to our clients and to build constructive, long-term relationships with the state and local agencies with whom we and they must deal.

Alvin L. Harris represents individual, corporate, and institutional clients in areas including , zoning and land use, eminent domain, community association law, and real estate development. Representative clients include  cities, counties and public utilities, general contractors, real estate developers, condominium and homeowner associations. Our attorneys include civil litigators with years of experience in jury and non-jury trials, administrative hearings, and appearance before governmental agencies.