PROFESSIONAL PROFILE
Jessica Sisk
Jessica S. Sisk, Attorney at Law
303 E Broadway
Newport, TN 37821-3105
Work Phone: (423)623-3137
Fax Phone: (423)623-3139
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Jessica is a native of Newport, Tennessee. She graduated from Cocke County High School in 2003. She furthered her education at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tennessee, where she received her B.A. degree in English in May 2007 as a member of the E.T.S.U. English Honors-in-Discipline Program. Her minors included Psychology and Legal Studies. Jessica then attended Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, Virginia, receiving her Juris Doctorate degree in May 2010. While at ASL, Jessica was an American Association for Justice Mock Trial Competition Finalist and received the ASL Book Award in Trial Advocacy as the top student in the course. The Virginia Trial Lawyers Association also awarded Jessica with the 2010 Trial Advocacy Award for her exceptional skills as a trial advocate. Her areas of interest include Criminal Law and Procedure, Juvenile/Child Custody Law, Dependency and Neglect Child Custody cases, Termination of Parental Rights and trial practice. Jessica is also certified to represent criminal defendants in death penalty cases and has been named as a member of The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers for her performance in the practice area of Criminal Defense. She is a member of the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association--Northeast Tennessee Chapter, Tennessee Bar Association, American Association for Justice, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International, Alpha Phi Omega Co-Ed Service Fraternity, Omicron Delta Kappa and Sigma Alpha Lambda. Jessica is licensed to serve clients in all Tennessee State Courts as well as the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee.

Additional Information

TBA Membership Status: Member : 2014 - 2015
Legal Education: Appalachian School of Law
Year Licensed: 2011
Year Licensed in Tennessee: 2011
Section Membership(s): Young Lawyers Division, TBA Members
Practice Areas/Areas of Interest: Appellate Practice, Criminal Law - Defense, Family Law, Juvenile Law, Litigation - General Civil Practice, Trust, Estate Planning & Probate