Dana Perry concentrates her practice on estate planning, special needs planning and elder law. Dana has a hands-on approach helping clients provide for their family's future security and protect their assets through creative planning. Additional areas of focus include long-term care planning, navigating the Medicaid rules, veterans' benefits planning, multi-generational trust planning and drafting and administering supplemental needs trusts.
•Urban League of Greater Chattanooga, Board of Directors
•Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors
•River City Company, Board of Directors
•WTCI, Board of Directors
•Lillian Colby Foundation, Board of Directors
•Rotary Club of Chattanooga, Member
•Chattanooga Women's Leadership Institute (CWLI), Sustaining Member
•Chattanooga and Tennessee Bar Foundations, fellow
•Best Lawyers in America Chattanooga Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year, 2014
•Mid-South Super Lawyers, Estate Planning and Probate; Elder Law, 2006, 2009 - 2015
•Mid-South Super Lawyers, Top 50 Women Mid-South Super Lawyers, 2011, 2012, 2013
•Best Lawyers in America, Elder Law and Trusts and Estates, 2007 - 2016
•Woman of Distinction, American Lung Association, 2015
•Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
•Avvo 10.0 Rating
•UnBought and UnBossed Awards Honoree, Girls Inc. of Chattanooga, 2011
•Phi Beta Kappa
Outside the office, Dana enjoys running (she recently completed her first 10k), Americana and Blues music, and reading the Oxford American. She's a passionate advocate for downtown Chattanooga revitalization and lives in a loft in a converted department store building. Dana and her husband, Charles, love to travel and are on an Eastern European kick, including recent visits to Hungary and the Czech Republic.
Tennessee Bar Foundation. Chattanooga Bar Foundation.
Certified Elder Law Specialist, Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization. Accredited Attorney, Department of Veterans Affairs.