Fendley and etson building


About Fendley & Etson in Clarksville, Tennessee

At Fendley & Etson, our firm is focused on helping people through the most challenging of situations. We offer our assistance to those who are facing criminal charges, are facing divorce or another family law matter, have been injured due to another’s negligence, and are looking for options to secure their estates for future generations.

With decades of experience, we are able to provide our clients with the real help they need when they need it most. Our experience includes extensive trial experience that allows us to create the most effective cases for our clients. We know what it takes to win for our clients, and we commit ourselves to delivering the best possible results.

We are a family-run law firm. Attorney Mart Fendley is joined by his son, attorney Jake Fendley, and his daughter, attorney Elizabeth Fendley along with attorney Josh Etson. Working as a family helps us remain focused on what is at stake for our clients. Our skill, experience, and dedication to our clients’ needs allow us to provide the most effective representation we can for our clients.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What cases does Fendley & Etson handle?

A: Fendley & Etson handles all types of criminal and family law cases. They also handle matters concerning estate planning and personal injury law.

Q: Where is Fendley & Etson located?

A: The firm is located at 128 Public Square, Clarksville, TN 37040.

Q: What are the firm’s office hours?

A: The firm’s office hours are:

  • Monday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Q: How can clients contact Fendley & Etson?

A: Clients can reach us at (931) 400-9191 or contact us online.

Q: Does Fendley & Etson offer free consultations?

A: Yes, the firm offers free initial consultations.

Q: How long has Fendley & Etson been in practice? 

A: Fendley & Etson was founded in 2014 by Mart G. Fendley, Jacob W. Fendley, and Joshua W. Etson. Mart Fendley has been practicing law since 1985, and has over 35 years of experience in criminal and civil litigation. Jacob Fendley and Joshua Etson are his former law clerks who joined him as partners after passing the bar exam in 2012.

Q: Are any attorneys at Fendley & Etson AV-rated?

A: Yes. Mart Fendley was rated as an “AV” attorney in 2002 by his peers and the Judiciary.

Q: What sets Fendley & Etson apart?

A: Our commitment to clients’ needs, extensive trial experience, and a family-oriented approach distinguish us. We understand the stakes our clients face and work tirelessly to secure the best possible outcomes.

Q: What can I expect from Fendley & Etson after hiring them?

A: After hiring Fendley & Etson, you can expect:

  • Regular communication and updates on your case status and progress.
  • Prompt and courteous responses to your calls, emails, or messages.
  • Professional and zealous representation of your interests in and out of court.
  • Personalized and attentive service that meets your needs and expectations.

Q: What are the values of Fendley & Etson?

A: Fendley & Etson is guided by the following values:

  • Experience: The firm leverages the combined knowledge and expertise of its lawyers to provide the best legal solutions for its clients.
  • Trust: The firm builds relationships with its clients based on honesty, integrity, and respect.
  • Dedication: The firm is committed to serving its clients’ best interests and achieving their goals.
  • Strategy: The firm uses effective and creative strategies to secure optimal outcomes for its clients in every case.
  • Knowledge: The firm stays updated on the latest developments and changes in the law and applies them to its clients’ situations.

Q: How does Fendley & Etson approach criminal defense cases?

A: Our criminal defense practice involves rigorous defense strategies, protecting clients’ rights, and ensuring a fair legal process. We advocate for the best possible outcome, whether through negotiation or trial.

Q: How does Fendley & Etson handle divorce and family law cases?

A: In divorce and family law matters, we provide empathetic guidance, address child custody, visitation, and property division, and strive for amicable resolutions whenever possible.

Client Reviews

If you’d like to read reviews from our past clients, visit our testimonials page.

Contact Fendley & Etson

Ready to discuss your legal needs? Don’t hesitate to contact us today.