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Christopher M. Bellamy
Telephone: 615-238-3531

Member, American Bar Association
Member, Tennessee Bar Association
Member, Nashville Bar Association; Past Committee Chair, multiple years
Adjunct Professor of Law Associate, Vanderbilt Law School
Nashville Bar Foundation Leadership Forum – Steering Committee
Napier-Looby Bar Association, Past President, 2017
Belmont University College of Law American Inn of Court – Treasurer
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee – Board of Directors
Leadership Council on Legal Diversity – 2018 Fellow
Metro Council Beer Permit Board
2019 Super Lawyers Mid-South Rising Star

Vanderbilt University Law School, 2010, J.D.
Colorado Technical University, 2006, B.S.

Chris Bellamy focuses his practice on civil litigation, complex white collar criminal law, and other litigation matters. He has extensive experience in the prosecution and management of criminal case files, drafting pleadings and orders, and negotiating settlements.

Bellamy is an active member of the Nashville Bar Association, Nashville Bar Foundation Leadership Forum, and Past President of the Napier-Looby Bar Association.

Prior to joining Neal & Harwell, Bellamy was an Assistant District Attorney with the Tennessee District Attorney General, 19th Judicial District where he represented the State of Tennessee at trial in Circuit, General Sessions, and Juvenile Court.

Bellamy also served in the United States Coast Guard for over ten years where some of his notable accomplishments include coordinating inter-agency security for the G-8 Summit; participating in the capture of modern day pirates in the Indian Ocean; leading the rescue of 156 Haitian migrants at sea; directing an orphanage reconstruction project in Eritea, Africa; and leading  minority recruitment efforts. During his service, Bellamy was awarded the National Defense Medal, 9/11 Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, and Humanitarian Service Award.


Neal and Harwell, PLC
1201 Demonbreun Street, Suite 1000
Nashville, TN 37203


Phone: (615) 244-1713
Faxes: (615) 726-0573