City Attorney


Shauna Billingsley

Contact Shauna at 615.550.6603
Shauna BillingsleyShauna R. Billingsley is the City Attorney for the City of Franklin and has served in that capacity since her appointment in February 2010. Ms. Billingsley has worked for the City since 2007, when she was hired as Assistant City Attorney, and served in the capacity of Interim City Attorney from January 2008 until her appointment to City Attorney. Ms. Billingsley has also worked for the State of Tennessee, Department of Commerce and Insurance and prior to that she practiced law in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area focusing primarily on business litigation and family law issues. Ms. Billingsley is a native of Johnson City, Tennessee. Ms. Billingsley presented a paper on ethics to the Tennessee Association of Municipal Law Clerks and Recorders at the 2008 annual conference and presented a case law update to the Tennessee Municipal Attorneys Association at the 2009 annual seminar.

Ms. Billingsley graduated from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law in May 2003 and is licensed to practiced law in Tennessee and Texas. She is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, American Bar Association, Williamson County Bar Association, Nashville Bar Association, Tennessee Municipal Attorney Association, and the International Municipal Lawyers Association. She was recently selected to participate in the Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Academy. She is also an active member of the Franklin Rotary at Breakfast where she is currently serving as the Vice-President and was selected to participate in the Rotary Leadership Academy.