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The Law Office of Scott D. Bergthold, P.L.L.C. maintains its office in Tennessee and has attorneys licensed to practice in multiple jurisdictions. The firm does not intend to practice law in any jurisdiction where the firm is not licensed or otherwise legally allowed or authorized to do so.
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