About Glen Kyle, Elder Law Attorney

Glen A. Kyle is Certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation. He is the owner of the Knoxville law office of Franklin & Kyle Elder Law, LLC. He focuses his practice in the specialized field of elder care law which includes Life Care Planning, Medicaid planning and advocacy, estate planning, special needs trusts, and probate and trust administration. 

Glen graduated with honors from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, where he worked in the Elder Law Clinic and served as the Business Editor of the Memphis Law Review.  A Murfreesboro native, Glen earned a bachelor’s degree in History from Rutgers University. Before attending law school, he pursued a decade long career in banking at the branch level.  This experience motivated him to pursue a law degree expressly for the purpose of advocating for older adults.

Glen is the author of “Spousal Annuities, An Old and New Planning Option,” published in the July 1, 2017 edition of the Tennessee Bar Journal. He currently serves on the Executive Council of the Elder Law Section of the Tennessee Bar Association as well as the board of the Tennessee Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Inc (NAELA). He has previously served as a board member of the Knoxville Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Providers and the PJ Parkinson’s Support Group. He is a current member of the Tennessee Bar Association, the Knoxville Estate Planning Council, and the Knoxville Bar Association.

Glen frequently lectures on elder law and estate planning topics to attorneys, non-attorneys, financial professionals, and civic organizations. He has spoken at seminars produced by the Tennessee Bar Association, the Blount County Bar Association, Tennessee Attorneys Memo, the Knoxville Chapter of the Knoxville Estate Planning Council, National Business Institute, Knoxville-Knox County Office on Aging, Alzheimer’s Tennessee, and Alzheimer’s Association, among others.