John H. Baker III

John H. Baker III

  • Of Counsel

Practice Areas

  • Elder
  • Estate Planning
  • Special Needs
  • Probate
  • Guardianships and Conservatorships


John represents clients in the areas of Elder Law, Estate Planning, Special Needs, Long-Term Care, Probate, Trusts, Veterans Pension Benefits, Guardianships and Conservatorships. Through effective planning, he helps his clients manage, preserve and protect their wealth.

John provides clients customized and personalized estate planning. With John, you are never just a number. To accomplish this, he meets with his clients to learn about their personal circumstances and goals. At the meetings, he explains estate planning tools and dispels various myths and misconceptions about estate planning. Together, John and his clients implement estate plans that will accomplish the desired goals.

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  • The University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    • Juris Doctor - 1990
  • Auburn University
    • B.S. - 1987
    • Major: Finance

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 1995

Past Positions

  • United States Air Force, Active Duty Judge Advocate, 1990 to 1994
  • State of Tennessee, Assistant Attorney General, 1994 to 1997

Professional Associations

  • Tennessee Bar Association, Estate Planning and Elder Law Sections, Member
  • Rutherford and Cannon County Bar Association, Past President
  • Murfreesboro Estate Planning Council
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • WealthCounsel, LLC
  • ElderCounsel