Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg & Waldrop, P.C.

Michael S. Holder

Michael Holder is an associate in the firm’s Nashville office. Mr. Holder interned at the United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Tennessee, The Tennessee Attorney General’s Office, and the District Attorney’s Office for Davidson County. While obtaining his J.D. from Belmont University College of Law he earned Best Performance Awards in Trial Advocacy, Advanced Trial Advocacy, Legal Writing and Research I and II, and Civil Procedure. He also won 1st place in Belmont’s Dean’s Cup Moot Court Competition and received the award for Best Oral Advocate in Region 7 at the National Moot Court Competition.

Mr. Holder served as President of Belmont’s Board of Advocates, as well as Notes Editor for the Belmont Law Review.


  • Mid-South Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2018
  • Member, The Belmont University College of Law American Inn of Court, 2016-2019

Nashville Office

424 Church Street, Suite 2500
P.O. Box 198615
Nashville, Tennessee 37219
Telephone (615) 259-1366
FAX (615) 259-1389


New York University, B.M., magna cum laude, 2007

Belmont University College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2015

Bar Admission

Tennessee, 2015

U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tenessee

U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

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