Associate Attorney

Troy Weston

Professional Bio

Troy Weston joined Eldridge & Blakney, P.C. after graduating from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2008 with his Doctor of Jurisprudence. While in law school, Mr. Weston was awarded two consecutive one‐year appointments as Judicial Advisor/Law Clerk in the university’s Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards. He further achieved academic excellence awards in both Family Law and Trial Advocacy.

Mr. Weston graduated from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Classics. While enrolled as an undergraduate student, he was elected to membership in Phi Beta Kappa, Mortar Board, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, and Order of Omega honor societies. Mr. Weston was further awarded the Davis‐Zwingle award for outstanding student leadership in 2004, and chosen as a Howard H. Baker, Jr. Scholar.

Mr. Weston is a member of the American Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association, Knoxville Bar Association, Inn of Court, and the Tennessee Employment Lawyers Association. He currently serves as Secretary of the Tennessee Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division, a position which places him on the executive committee. He has also organized and volunteered at successful Wills for Heroes programs and other service projects across the State of Tennessee in service to veterans. Currently, Mr. Weston also serves as co-chair of the Knoxville Bar Association’s newly formed Open Service Task Force. Previously, Mr. Weston chaired the Tennessee Bar Association’s statewide Mock Trial Competition and he has also served in an appointed position in the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Public Service Committee.

Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Law

  • Knoxville, Tennessee, 2008, J.D.

  • University of Tennessee

  • Knoxville, Tennessee, , 2005
  • B.A.
  • Honors: magna cum laude
  • Major: Political Science & Classics

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2008
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 2009
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2009