Board-Certified Medical Malpractice Specialist
As a Civil Trial Specialist certified by the National Board of Legal Specialty Certification and a Board-Certified Medical Malpractice Specialist, Daniel L. Clayton is a highly knowledgeable legal professional. More than that, he is extremely compassionate and understanding. He knows that his clients are going through difficult situations, whether due to a serious accident or incident of medical malpractice.
Daniel L. Clayton, Sr. Partner at the law firm of Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge, has been selected to the 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers. In addition, he is also listed in the Top 100 Lawyers in Tennessee and Top 50 Lawyers in Nashville. Super Lawyers recognize attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their legal practice.
A Strong Track Record of Success
Daniel has had great success in and out of the courtroom on behalf of injury victims, which has led to him giving numerous presentations across Tennessee, Florida, and Georgia. He has tried cases in surrounding states such as Alabama and Kentucky.
Daniel has secured impressive case results over the years. He has resolved several high-profile cases, earning local and national media attention. With a fellow member of Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge, Daniel Clayton obtained a $22 million jury verdict—the largest medical malpractice verdict in the history of the state for a single person.
From car accidents and medical malpractice claims to birth injuries and brain damage, Daniel has the legal expertise to handle a diverse range of cases.
When not working on a case for one of his clients, Daniel enjoys spending time outdoors. He can be found running in a marathon, fishing, playing golf with his son and son-in-law, or competing in a game of tennis. Above all else, Daniel enjoys spending quality time with his family.