Pensions and Retirement

Below you will find links to written information, forms, and also how to ask a lawyer a question and/or how to get a lawyer to represent you. Some areas of the state have more information than others.  You may wish to look at information from other areas as well as your own.



Basic Information about Pensions, IRAs and 401(k) plans


A Pension Earned during a Marriage is Usually the Property of Both Spouses


Getting Divorced? Don't Forget the Pension!


Should You Take Your Pension as a Lump Sum?


What Happens When a Pension is Transferred to an Insurance Company?



Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System


Middle Tennessee

Have you been sued? Act within 10 days to protect your bank accounts and belongings

Please note that the phone numbers listed may not be for your county. To call someone in YOUR county click the Find Representation link below.


Additional Resources

Mid-America Pension Rights Project



Volunteer Lawyers Who Will Answer Questions for Free Online


FIND REPRESENTATION: Directory of Legal Aid Attorneys and Other Agencies by County


Still need assistance? Please speak to a librarian at your local library – they may have additional resources to assist you.

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