John H. Baker III, Elder Law, Probate and Estate Planning Attorney

John H. Baker III, Elder Law, Probate and Estate Planning Attorney

John represents clients in the areas of Elder Law, Estate Planning, Special Needs, Long-Term Care, Probate, Trusts, Veterans Pension Benefits, Guardianships and Conseratorships. Through effective planning, he helps his clients manage, preserve and protect their wealth.

John provides clients customized and personalized estate planning. With John, you are never just a number. To accomplish this, he meets with his clients to learn about their personal circumstances and goals. At the meetings, he explains estate planning tools and dispel various myths and misconceptions about estate planning. Together, John and his clients implement estate plans that will accomplish the desired goals.


  • B.S., Business Administration, Auburn University, 1987
  • Juris Doctor, University of Alabama School of Law, 1990


  • 1990-1994, Active Duty Judge Advocate, United States Air Force
  • 1994-1997: Assistant Attorney General, State of Tennessee
  • 1997-Present: Private Law Practice, Bullock, Fly Hornsby & Evans
  • 1995-Present: U.S. Air Force Reserves/Tennessee Air National Guard

Advanced Education:

  • Practicum I and Practicum II, National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys (2003)
  • Advanced Studies for Estate and Wealth Planning, Advanced Wealth Studies Institute (2004)


  • Tennessee Bar Association (Member, Estate Planning and Elder Law Sections)
  • Rutherford and Cannon County Bar Association (Past President)
  • Murfreesboro Estate Planning Council
  • ElderCounsel
  • WealthCounsel, LLC
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

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The Elder and Special Needs Law Center - Murfreesboro, Tennessee, is a service of attorney John H. Baker III, of counsel with the law firm of Bullock, Fly, Hornsby & Evans. Offices are located at 307 Hickerson Drive, Murfreesboro (Rutherford County), TN 37129. Surrounding communities include Smyrna and LaVergne (Rutherford County), Franklin and Brentwood (Williamson County), Woodbury (Cannon County), Manchester and Tullahoma (Coffee County), Lebanon (Wilson County) and Shelbyville (Bedford County).