Crane Building • 254 Court Avenue • Suite 209 • Memphis, TN 38103-2361

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About Us

Janelle R. Eskridge
about us

Janelle R. Eskridge, Esq.
"We'll Take Care Of You"

JANELLE R. ESKRIDGE, Esq. is a Shareholder in the firm and concentrates in the area of business transactions, estate planning, probate, litigation, and entertainment.

Career Highlights

Janelle has successfully represented numerous entertainment clients in business and contract matters and has offered counsel and advice on various aspects of the entertainment industry, including, recording agreements, copyright matters, royalty agreements and music contract negotiations. She writes an informational column which provides legal advice and tips to artists in the gospel and entertainment industry. In addition to her current position, she serves as General Counsel for GCS Records, Inc.

Prior to joining the firm, Janelle served as Senior Attorney for Federal Express Corporation Legal Department where she negotiated multi-million dollar contracts with various suppliers of goods and services, including Walt Disney and Kinko’s. Janelle also negotiated and documented millions of dollars of real estate transactions and countless construction agreements for various facilities around the country. During her tenure at Westinghouse Corporation, she negotiated contracts with major government agencies and coordinated and negotiated teaming agreements with other major corporations for government contracts.

Janelle is an honors graduate of the University of Southwestern Louisiana in Lafayette and obtained her law degree from Tulane University School of Law. She is admitted to practice law in the states of Tennessee, Louisiana, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

She is a member of the American Bar Association, NAWBO, a member of the Gospel Music Association and the Gospel Music Workshop of America.


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Your Success Is Our Reputation

Our Philosophy

We believe in providing personalized service to our Clients. At ESKRIDGE & ESKRIDGE, we also believe that professionalism and personal commitment are essential components of our legal service and we pride ourselves on our attention to detail in each transaction.

Our Mission

At ESKRIDGE & ESKRIDGE we are committed to providing the Client with the best legal representation possible in the most cost effective manner. All of the firm's technology, talent and resources are committed to each Client's individual matter. The best interest of the Client is always paramount to the firm.


At ESKRIDGE & ESKRIDGE we believe in providing our Clients with personalized service. We believe professionalism and personal commitment are essential components of our legal service.

Meet Our Attorneys

Dedicated & Devoted


+2,500 Happy clients

Warren Lewis / Business Owner- Memphis barber famous for cutting hair with Fire- Appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno & David Letterman

I trust them to protect my business and personal matters and they exceeded all of my expectations!! Glad to have them as a part of my team.

Red Betthalyn / Director at GCS RECORDS

Attorney Janelle Eskridge is direct, and knows her stuff!

Luis Hernandez / Owner- Hernandez Motors

I have been with them for more than 25 years. It has been an honor to have them represent my Business and my family.

George Jackson / Song Writer of "Old Time Rock & Roll" / "One Bad Apple" / "Down Home Blues"

Our relationship goes back to my Demo days at Galaxy Studios. I can always reach you when I need to talk. Best in the Business.

Tom Jones, III / Song Writer of "Old Time Rock & Roll" / "Knockout" / Arista Recording Artist / Producer

Reggie has been my Personl and my Entertainment lawyer since 1993. He's a Knockout!!!. My Family is well taken care of. Trust them with your legecy.

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