We are the right choice for you

As founder of the Law Office of Duke Barnes, Duke takes pride in balancing a sophisticated understanding of the complex and ever-changing legal world with a warm, personalized approach to his client’s needs. As a husband, father, and business owner, Duke has an intimate understanding of how overwhelming many of the issues he deals with can feel. Duke is a Nashville native, now residing in beautiful Rockvale, TN (just outside of Murfreesboro) and has two children who attend public schools in Rutherford County. Duke is married to Heather Barnes, an outstanding  mother, and wife. Heather is a hometown girl, born and raised in Murfreesboro, TN. Duke completed his undergraduate work at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, and later obtained a Masters in Accounting from Middle Tennessee State University. He worked his way through law school, attending the Nashville School of Law at night.

Our Philosophy.

We believe that the victims of serious accidents deserve compensation for their injuries. They should not have to deal with uncooperative insurance companies and get the runaround while trying to recover physically, financially and emotionally. We represent victims of negligence on the road. We know that it only takes a second for a careless driver to change the lives of others forever. When our clients have serious injuries that require extensive medical care, lost income and other expenses, they can depend on us to fight for them.



Personal Injury

The firm has the legal resources to handle catastrophic personal injury cases.