Rachel Ann Hitt

Rachel Ann Hitt

Associate
Location:
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Phone:
800-673-1947
Fax:
615-896-4152
Email:
Rachel A. Hitt joined Bulloch, Fly, Hornsby & Evans in November of 2014 as an associate attorney. Ms. Hitt has experience in multiple areas of general litigation but concentrates her practice on criminal defense and family law.

Ms. Hitt attended Vanderbilt University for her undergraduate education and Vanderbilt Law School for her Juris Doctorate. While at Vanderbilt Law School, Ms. Hitt was selected for the Moot Court team and participated in nationwide competitions. Ms. Hitt also worked in the Criminal Practice Clinic during her third year of law school, defending clients from felony charges in the Davidson County Circuit Court. Prior to joining the firm, she was a Post Bar Fellow with the Rutherford County District Attorney's office and interned during law school with the Davidson County District Attorney's Office, the Honorable Royce Taylor, Circuit Judge for the 16th Judicial District, and the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Tennessee.

Ms. Hitt is a member of the Rutherford and Cannon County Bar Association and the Tennessee Bar Association and is licensed to practice before all State courts in Tennessee.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Family and Juvenile Law
  • General Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2014

Education

  • Vanderbilt University Law School, Nashville, Tennessee
    • Juris Doctorate - 2014
    • Honors: Selected for Moot Court team
    • Honors: Criminal Practice Clinic
  • Vanderbilt University
    • B.A. - 2011
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: English and Philosophy

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Rutherford County Bar Association, Member, 2015 - Present
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member, 2015 - Present
  • Cannon County Bar Association, Member, 2015 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Rutherford County District Attorney, Post Bar Fellow, 2014
  • Vanderbilt Criminal Practice Clinic, Student Attorney, 2013 - 2014
  • Davidson County District Attorney's Office, the Honorable Royce Taylor, Circuit Judge for the 16th Judicial District, Intern
  • U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Tennessee, Intern