Attorney Bryan Hoss

Bryan Hoss

Bryan Hoss


Since graduating from the University of Memphis in 2001 with his J.D., Bryan Hoss currently practices state and federal criminal defense in Tennessee, Georgia and all Federal District Courts. He represents clients charged with a variety of offenses including death penalty defendants down to simple misdemeanors. Criminal cases can become quite complex. Clients have hired Bryan Hoss to represent them in the earlier stages of a criminal investigation with the goal always being how to avoid charges. But for those who find themselves charged with crimes, Bryan Hoss’ has the experience and training to represent them through jury trials. Over the last fifteen (18) years, you will find that Mr. Hoss has been involved with many sensitive high-profile cases in federal and state court from investigation to trial.

Any good trial lawyer must have experience on the appellate level. Mr. Hoss routinely represents clients in both civil and criminal cases pending appeal before the Tennessee Court of Appeals, the Tennessee Supreme Court, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. He has routinely argued cases on behalf of his clients and has the experience to prepare your case for any appeal.

Besides criminal defense, Mr. Hoss also represents civil clients including those who have been seriously injured in automobile or trucking accidents. Bryan Hoss has extensive experience litigating and settling a variety of food-borne illness cases including e-coli poisoning, vibrio vulnificus, and other illnesses that affect the innocent consumer of products. Also, Mr. Hoss’ practice includes representing workers who have been wrongfully terminated from their employment and he and his staff have collected millions of dollars in damages for employees over their career. Whether you have been wrongfully terminated, discriminated against, injured, Bryan Hoss has the experience and skills to bring about a successful resolution to any civil claim.

Mr. Hoss also represents law enforcement officers of the Fraternal Order of Police and the Police Benevolent Association who have been either disciplined by their Department or find themselves named as a Defendant in a civil rights case.


Prior to law school, Mr. Hoss worked in the Hamilton County District Attorney’s office assisting various prosecutors with major felony cases. He worked on over a dozen homicide trials in the Hamilton County courts including the infamous Signal Mountain Murder case. After graduating with a law degree from the University of Memphis, he joined Davis & Wallace, P.C. in 2001. Within a few short months, Mr. Hoss tried jury trials in both Hamilton County Criminal Court and in the United States District Court in Chattanooga. And, he has been trying cases ever since.

Since 2005, Mr. Hoss is a partner at Davis & Hoss, PC. He is currently licensed in Tennessee, Georgia as well as Federal Courts across Tennessee and Georgia. He currently resides in Chattanooga with his wife Jill, their four (4) children Reagan, Campbell, Grant & Charlotte and their dog, Hank.


After attending The McCallie School, Mr. Hoss graduated in 1997 from Denison University in Granville, Ohio with two degrees, a B.A. in English and a B.A. in History. After working in the Hamilton County District Attorney’s Office, he received his J.D. from the University of Memphis. Mr. Hoss has taught Criminal Law as an adjunct professor at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Honors and Awards:

While at the University of Memphis, Mr. Hoss received the award of Merit for Outstanding Trial Advocacy at the National Trial Competition in 2001. He also received the Professor Joe A. Moore Award for his outstanding achievements emphasizing oral advocacy and was a member of the Moot Court Board. Presently, Mr. Hoss is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys and the Chattanooga Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

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