Attorney T. Price Thompson III

Practice Areas

  • Business/Commercial Law

  • Commercial Litigation

  • Construction Disputes

  • Contracts

  • Employment Law

  • Zoning & Land Use

  • Condemnation & Eminent Domain

  • Business Formations & Transactions

  • Real Estate


  • Wake Forest University (B.A. 1993)

  • Vanderbilt University School of Law (J.D. 2000)


  • Associate Editor, Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment Law & Practice

  • Law Clerk to Hon. E. Clifton Knowles, U.S. Magistrate Judge, 2000 – 2002

  • Member, 15th Judicial District Bar Association (Wilson Co.)

  • Member, Tennessee Bar Association

  • Admitted, United States District Court, Middle District of Tennessee

  • Admitted, United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

  • Member, Tennessee Association of Construction Counsel (TACC)





T. Price Thompson III was born in Nashville, Tennessee in 1971 and moved to Hartsville, Tennessee in 1974. He graduated from Trousdale County High School in 1989 as valedictorian and received his B.A. in Politics from Wake Forest University in 1993. After a four-year stint working on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, Price returned to Tennessee in 1997 to attend Vanderbilt University School of Law.

While at law school, Price served as an associate editor of the Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment Law & Practice. He also served as a research assistant to Professor David Partlett, and performed research and writing for the Tenth Edition of the Prosser, Wade & Schwartz Torts casebook co-authored by Dr. Partlett. Price graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Law in 2000 and was admitted to the Tennessee bar that October.

Upon graduating law school, Price served two years as law clerk to Magistrate Judge, E. Clifton Knowles of the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee. He was an associate at a law firm in Nashville, Tennessee for five years before joining Rochelle, McCulloch & Aulds, PLLC as an associate in 2007. Price was elected a partner by the firm in 2009. He lives in Lebanon with his family. In 2014, he was chosen as an inaugural board member for the Community Foundation of Wilson County.

Price is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit. In 2015, he was awarded an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell, which identifies a lawyer whose peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence. He was also selected by Super Lawyers as a 2010 & 2011 Mid-South Rising Star, recognizing outstanding young lawyers in Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi.