Gideon, Cooper, and Essary, PLC is pleased to announce that Christopher A. Vrettos became a member of the firm as of January 1, 2014. Mr. Vrettos is a 2005 graduate, cum laude, of the Washington and Lee University School of Law, and a 2000 graduate of Duke University. He clerked with the firm after his second year of law school in 2004, and started as a full time associate in September 2005. Like other members of the firm, Mr. Vrettos’ practice focuses on defense of physicians and hospitals in health care liability actions. He has tried multiple cases, second chair, to a defense verdict and briefed matters before the Court of Appeals and Supreme Court of Tennessee.