James David “J.D.” Kious received his undergraduate degree from Furman University in 2002 and his law degree from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in 2005. He was admitted to the Tennessee Bar in 2005. His areas of practice include commercial and residential real estate closings and transactions; loan transactions; leases; contracts; wills, trusts and probate estates; and corporate transactions, including partnerships, LLCs, and for profit and not for profit corporations. Mr. Kious is also a title insurance agent for Stewart Title Guaranty Company and is an owner and the President of Lawyers Land & Title Services, LLC, a full service commercial and residential real estate closing and escrow company.
Mr. Kious is a member of the Rutherford County and Tennessee Bar Associations. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Jesse C. Beesley Animal Humane Foundation, the Oaklands Association Board of Trustees, and is a Board member and a past Chair of the Board of Directors of Journeys in Community Living (formerly the Rutherford County Adult Activity Center). He is also a 2008 graduate of Leadership Rutherford.