Hunter Branstetter’s practice areas include litigation; employment law; representation of utilities, municipalities, and utility-related entities; and general corporate law.
A native Nashvillian, Mr. Branstetter earned his J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School. During law school, he served as Development Editor for the Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law, as Content Editor for Obiter Dictum, as a class representative to the Labor & Employment Law Society, and as an active participant in the Legal Aid Society and Law Students for Social Justice. Mr. Branstetter was the president of the Vanderbilt Law chapter of the American Constitution Society and has since served on the board of the Nashville Lawyer chapter of the ACS.
Mr. Branstetter graduated magna cum laude with a degree in English from Washington & Lee University, where he received a Francis P. Gaines Honor Scholarship. While at W&L, Mr. Branstetter was recognized with several awards for volunteer leadership including being named the John W. Elrod Unsung General of the Year.
Before joining Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison, Mr. Branstetter served as a law clerk to the Honorable Bernice B. Donald of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. While in law school, he also served as a summer clerk for Senior Judge Thomas A. Wiseman, Jr. of the Middle District of Tennessee and as an intern in both the Criminal and Civil divisions of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Tennessee.
Between college and law school, Mr. Branstetter earned his EMT license and served on the Davidson County Rescue Squad. An avid outdoorsman, Mr. Branstetter regularly volunteers as an instructor for both the Tennessee Scenic Rivers Association and Vanderbilt University Outdoor Recreation.
- Member, Nashville Bar Association
- Member, Tennessee Bar Association
- Member, American Bar Association
- Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville, Member Arts Board Matching Class, 2015