Andrew Ryan Binkley

  • Partner
Cookeville, TN



Andrew "Drew" Binkley has been a trial lawyer for 10+ years. He has significant experience in various types of litigation, including personal injury, car and tractor trailer wrecks, product liability, business disputes, medical malpractice, nursing home and premises liability. He has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in Counties throughout Tennessee. Mr. Binkley's practice focuses on serious personal injury and wrongful death cases.

Drew Binkley is a second-generation attorney from Cookeville, Tennessee where he was born and raised. Prior to law school, he attended the University of Tennessee where he graduated with an honors degree in finance. Thereafter he worked a number of years as an investment advisor to both individuals and businesses. 

Mr. Binkley's professional legal experience includes his appointment by the State of Tennessee to serve in Memphis, Tennessee as an administrative judge. He adjudicated appeals related to health care, disability, and food stamps. In addition, Mr. Binkley has worked in his hometown for the Law Offices of Jon Jones as a litigation attorney for 10 years. There he gained invaluable experience while working with one of the most recognized trial lawyers in Tennessee. Mr.  Binkley is a founding partner of Callahan & Binkley, PLC, together with fellow Cookeville native Shea Callahan, where their firm continues its members' focus on litigation throughout Tennessee.

Mr. Binkley and his wife Elizabeth are both proud parents to two children, both boys. They each are active in their community. Elizabeth has served in numerous roles within our community including as Executive Director and as a Board Member of the Kiwanis Cookeville Children's Museum, Head Fundraiser for the Heart of the City Community Playground, and has taught preschool in an all-inclusive 


Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury 80%
  • Medical Malpractice/Healthcare Liability 10%
  • Business/Insurance/Estate Disputes 10%

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2005
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 2009


  • University of Memphis School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee
    • J.D. - 2005
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee
    • B.S. - 1999
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Finance

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tennessee Bar Association, 2006 to 2016

Past Employment Positions

  • State of Tennessee, Administrative Judge/Hearing Officer, 2005 to 2006
  • Law Office of Jon Jones, Associate, 2006 to 2016