Erik J. Zetterberg



Primary Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Real Estate
  • Professional Practice Transitions

Erik Zetterberg concentrates his practice in the areas of business formations and transitions and estate planning. He regularly assists professional practices and small businesses with ownership transitions and advises entrepreneurs and non-profits in the business start-up process. Mr. Zetterberg also works with clients to meet their estate planning needs including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and health care directives.

During law school, Mr. Zetterberg served as a summer law clerk with the Virginia Court of Appeals and interned with the University Counsel’s Office at East Tennessee State University. Mr. Zetterberg was also awarded the Roger C. Bern Planning Award by the law school faculty for excellence in legal drafting, planning, and problem solving. Mr. Zetterberg joined Ensley, Baker & Shade, PLLC as an associate attorney in June of 2016.

Professional Honors & Activities

  • Roger C. Bern Planning Award
  • Member- Tennessee Bar Association
  • Member- Washington County Bar Association
  • Member- Tri-Cities Estate Planning Counsel
  • Deacon- North Ridge Community Church


  • Tennessee, 2015
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee, 2016


  • Liberty University School of Law, J.D., 2015
  • Milligan College, B.A., 2012