The Law Office of
Shannon Walker, Esq., CPA

A Nashville based attorney offering expert legal advice.

Areas Of Practice

Professional Law Services

Shannon Walker is one of Nashville’s most trusted attorneys in the areas of in tax and estate planning and business law, with a focus on value-based service for each individual client.

By carefully listening, she gains an understanding of each client’s needs, and then develops a personal plan for their unique circumstance, delivering practical solutions for estate planning, tax, and business development needs. 

Shannon carries the distinction of being both a licensed attorney and a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Tennessee. Her law office is conveniently located in the Belle Meade area of Nashville, TN. She serves a wide range of clients including individuals, families, entrepreneurs, and businesses with their estate, trust, business, and tax-related issues.

Shannon operates at all times with integrity, transparency, and unwavering ethical standards. She works with her clients every step of the way to ensure their needs are being met with the utmost professionalism and respect. She places a strong emphasis on building client relationships while providing advice and support. 

Handling Complex Law So You Don’t Have To.

Basic and Complex Estate Planning, Tax Matters and Business

Shannon Walker has an extensive experience in the successful handling of estate, tax and business development issues such as:

  • Estate planning for basic and advanced issues 
  • Business succession planning
  • Asset protection
  • Estate and trust Administration
  • Estate and trust Litigation
  • Business structure, start-up and contractual issues
  • Individual, estate, trust and business tax return preparation

Estates and Trusts

Comprehensive estate planning is a dynamic process that takes into account personal, financial, health and family goals throughout a client’s lifetime including the proper planning for periods of incapacity and illness. Proper estate planning provides for the effective post death distribution of your personal and business assets according to your wishes and intentions. 

Clients receive practical advice on the organization and development of their estate plans, assistance in the administration of trusts and estates, and step-by-step guidance through the probate process.

Shannon structures tailored, flexible and effective plans to help clients preserve maximum wealth throughout every stage of life.


Shannon works with clients through the intricacies of personal, estate and business taxes in order to minimize tax liabilities while complying with federal and state tax laws. Our goal is to protect our client’s assets by taking full advantage of deductions, credits and losses to minimize their tax burden. 


Shannon works with her clients as a strategic partner throughout the life cycle of their small business. She helps plan ahead for success and growth and succession planning of client’s business interest. She assists clients in understanding the tax and legal considerations associated with formation, restructure, transfers, conversions and dissolutions of their small businesses while developing legal solutions to achieve their objectives and protect their profitability. 



“Shannon is a true professional in every sense of the word.  Her vast knowledge, diligence, and work product make her a valuable resource that I and my company will continually utilize.”                                                                  

~  R. Berry

 We are extremely grateful to you for your solid advice and professionalism while preparing our business agreement. It gave me great peace of mind as I moved forward into unfamiliar territory. We could not have done it without you.  Thank you.”

~ C. Waltz

We had a very nice experience at Shannon Walker Law. Doing a Will and Living Will in TN is tough, especially when you have children. Shannon made writing out our will so easy and pleasent. She took care of the hard stuff and walked us through every step. Shannon is one fantastic person you will want to meet and work with.

~ Tim and Kim

“You did an outstanding job with JM. Most wills are simple, but, with JM you thought of everything and more. You took your time and finished before the scheduled time, which was great. Thanks again. If someone wants to call me about how great you are please have them call me…”          

~ R. Morrow

“I have worked with Shannon on several projects thus far and I find her to be knowledgeable, thorough, personable, organized and timely. She takes a genuine interest in the purpose and content of the project at hand… I will continue to call Shannon for legal counsel!”

~ A. Liskoskie

“Shannon Walker has advised us in matters which include local commercial real estate development, retail business interests and future development plans. Her work is well-researched, timely and accurate. We rely on Shannon’s perspective in the legal environment as well as in corporate accounting best practices. Her business acumen is exceptional. Shannon is a complete professional whom we highly recommend.”

    ~ K. Sommers