“I am a Nashville Defender because I want to have a real impact in people’s lives, and to prevent every one of our clients from getting steamrolled by the State.”Meet the Defenders
Tanner Gibson grew up in Jackson, Tennessee. He completed his undergraduate degree in History and Italian at Belmont University, his graduate degree in Education at Middle Tennessee State, and his law degree at Vanderbilt University. Prior to attending law school Tanner taught Social Studies in Metro Nashville and Rutherford County Public Schools. He joined the Nashville Public Defender’s Office in May 2015.