Glen Reid is a member of the Firm’s Intellectual Property Protection & Litigation Service Team.  Mr. Reid concentrates his practice in the areas of banking litigation, commercial litigation, products liability litigation and white-collar criminal defense.

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  • Mr. Reid has served as lead counsel on a number of lender liability claims and has been involved in a number of breach of contract, computer fraud and tortious interference claims on behalf of financial institutions.
  • Michelson v. Medtronic Patent Litigation (W.D. Tenn.)


J.D., Memphis State University School of Law, 1971

  • Case Comment Editor of the Law Review
  • Chief Justice of the Moot Court Board

B.B.A., cum laude, Memphis State University, 1968


  • Tennessee
  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh and Ninth Circuits
  • U.S. District Court, Middle and Western Districts of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas
  • Tennessee Supreme Court
  • All Courts of Record in Tennessee


  • Special Commendation for Outstanding Service, presented by United States Attorney General, 1976
  • Woodward/White’s The Best Lawyers in America® in the areas of Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Banking & Finance Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, Patent Litigation, Securities Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants 1999-2021
  • Best Lawyers® Memphis
    • 2022 Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year” 
    • 2021 Litigation – Bet-the-Company “Lawyer of the Year”
    • 2019 Litigation – Securities “Lawyer of the Year”
    • 2015 Litigation – Securities “Lawyer of the Year”
    • 2015 Litigation – Banking & Finance “Lawyer of the Year
    • 2014 Product Liability Litigation – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year”
    • 2014 Bet-the-Company Litigation “Lawyer of the Year”
    • 2013 Litigation-Banking & Finance “Lawyer of the Year”
    • 2012 Bet-the-Company Litigation “Lawyer of the Year”
    • 2011 Product Liability Litigation “Lawyer of the Year”
    • 2010 Personal Injury Litigation “Lawyer of the Year”
  • Inside Memphis Business 2015 Power Player
  • Recognized as a Litigation Star by Benchmark Litigation 2017
  • Recognized as a Local Litigation Star by Benchmark Litigation 2013
  • Who’s Who Legal USA in the field of commercial litigation
  • Memphis Business Quarterly 2011 Power Player
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers Top 100 in Tennessee and Top 50 in Memphis (2006-2019)
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers in the field of Business Litigation (2006-2019, 2021)
  • Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, in Commercial Litigation
  • Highest Professional Rating (AV®) by Martindale-Hubbell


  • Assistant United States Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, serving as First Assistant the last three years, 1971-1977


  • Memphis and Tennessee Bar Associations, Director of the MBA
  • Memphis and Tennessee Bar Foundations
  • Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Master of the Leo Bearman, Sr. American Inn of Court
  • American Board of Trial Advocates