Thomas "Tommy" H. Peebles IV

When eminent domain or condemnation matters arise, both landowners and condemning authorities look to Tommy Peebles to usher a fair and just resolution. Respecting the fact that land acquisition through eminent domain can be an emotionally-charged situation, Tommy adopts an easy-going and caring attitude. Landowners and condemning authorities alike understand that Tommy's primary goal is to ensure that just compensation is achieved.

Tommy has represented both sides in a variety of eminent domain matters and provided counsel on all aspects of a given project, including location, construction, and operation. Clients who have turned to Tommy for his assistance come from a variety of industries, including:

  • Airports
  • Natural gas
  • Power
  • Roads
  • Sewer

Businesses and individuals have also benefited from Tommy's extensive experience in complex worker's compensation matters and real estate disputes.

By displaying a tremendous amount of dedication to his practice, Best Lawyers has recognized Tommy in the category of Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law.


  • Member, Nashville, Maury County, Tennessee and American Bar Associations


  • J.D., Vanderbilt University Law School, 1986
  • B.A., cum laude, University of the South, 1982
  • College of William and Mary, 1978-80

Legal Services

Industries Served

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Middle and Eastern Districts of Tennessee

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If given the opportunity, Tommy would parlay his enjoyment of hunting and fishing into a full-time career as an outdoor guide.