Eric Yow

Eric Yow

Clarksville, Tennessee

Attorney Eric J. Yow has been practicing law full time since 2007 and with the Goble Law Firm since 2009, where he has since become a Managing Partner.  Yow handles a variety of cases in his practice but spends the majority of his time working in Criminal Defense and Personal Injury/Auto Accident work.  Yow handles criminal matters as small as traffic offenses and as serious as First Degree Murder, having tried multiple homicide cases to Montgomery County Grand Juries.  In his personal injury work, Yow has handled numerous car wreck cases, to include settlements as large as $180,000 for his injured clients.  He is more than competent and experienced to assist you in your criminal defense or personal injury case.

Yow married his wife, Erin, in 2010 and they have two daughters, Emmalyn and Elyza.  He and his wife are Christians, attending the Church of Christ at Trenton Crossing, where they are both very active.  Besides practicing law, Yow has spent many years in pulpit ministries in the churches of Christ, has competed in professional Artistic Pool on ESPN and around the world, and competed successfully in amateur auto racing.  Yow also owns a local, seasonal haunted hayride and a real estate investment business.

Attorney Yow is President of Clarksville Christian School, the premiere, private Christian School in Montgomery County, Tennessee.  There, he serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors and works diligently to further progress the mission of Clarksville Christian School.

Areas of Practice

  • 65% Criminal Defense
  • 20% Family Law
  • 15% Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2007


  • University of Memphis School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee
    • J.D. - 2007
  • Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson, Tennessee
    • B.A. cum laude - 2003
    • Major: Biblical Studies

Honors and Awards

  • The National Trial Lawyers “Top 100 Trial Lawyers”, 2015
  • Certificate of Appreciation from the Department of Children’s Services, 2014
  • Certificate of Appreciation from the Department of Children’s Services, 2013
  • Clarksville Police Department Certificate of Appreciation, 2009
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Trial Advocacy, 2007
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Child Advocacy, 2007
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Unfair Trade Practices, 2007
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Decedents’ Estates, 2007

Past Employment Positions

  • Kennedy Law Firm, Attorney, 2007 - 2009

Pro Bono Activities

  • Variety of Pro Bono legal services on an as-needed basis


  • English