Fred Dance

Fred Dance

Fred has been licensed to practice law in Tennessee for more that 36 years. He has handled a wide variety case and legal issues in that time.

Firm Overview

Main Office
Main Office
234 1st Ave. South
Franklin  TN  37064
  • (615) 794-3450

Office Information

Office Hours
8 am to 5 pm Monday-Friday. Weekend by appointment.
Emergency After Hours
Languages Spoken
Over 36 years experience in handing all types of divorce issues in Davidson, Williamson and surrounding counties.
Fred C. Dance has ben licensed to practice law in Tennessee since October 4, 1980. He has been married for 30 years and has two children, a daughter that is a personal trainer and a son that is a Metropolitan police officer in Nashville.
Fred is licensed to practice in all state courts. Also is admitted to practice in: The U.S. District Court for the Middle and Eastern District; U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit.
Legal Separation
Child custody/Visitation
Child Support
Criminal Defense
Personal injury
These are litigated cases that Fred represented one party in the litigation.


ATS Southeast, Inc. v. Carrier Corp. 18 S.W. 3d 626 (Tenn. 2000)
Cohen v. Cohen 937 S.W.2d 823 (Tenn. 1996)
Whitehead v. Toyota Motor Corp. 897 S.W.2d 684 (Tenn. 1995)
Hasty v. Rent-A-Driver, Inc. 671 S.W. 2d 471 (Tenn. 1984)


H. G. Hills Reality Co. LLC v. Re/Max Carriage House, Inc. 428 S.W.3d 33 (Tenn. App. 2013)
Hogan v. Coyne Intern Enterprises Corp 996 S.W. 2d 195 (Tenn. App. 1998)
Plus eight more reported decisions and 15 unreported decisions.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

Fred is a general practitioner with an emphasis in Divorce issues and Criminal defense, including driving under the influence. These case are typically fact intensive but also require proper application of legal principles. This results in a practice that is always interesting and never dull.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

Fred has been practicing law in Tennessee for over 36 years. He has tried countless divorce case and settled without litigation many others.

Fred Dance

  • Bar Number: 7004
    Tennessee , 1980
  • Nashville School of Law
    J.D. , 1980

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