Charles C. Drennon III


Of Counsel
6060 Primacy Parkway, Suite 100
Memphis, Tennessee 38119
Phone: 901-525-1455
Email: cdrennon [at] harrisshelton [dot] com

An attorney with more than 35 years of experience, Charles Drennon is focused on developing long-term relationships with his clients and helping them navigate business transactions in an efficient manner that aligns with their individual and company objectives. Charles concentrates his practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, business law and real estate transactions. In addition to his time with Harris Shelton, he served for several years as the outside regional counsel for Browning-Ferris Industries, providing corporate legal services in relation to the operations and acquisitions by BFI in its Southeastern and South Central Regions of the United States.

Professional Honors and Activities

  • Memphis Bar Association, Member
  • Young Lawyers Division, former Director, 1985-1986
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member


  • The University of Memphis, J.D., 1981
  • The University of Alabama, B.S., 1978

Bar Admission

  • Tennessee, 1981