Mario L. Azevedo II
Mario Azevedo is a seasoned trial attorney and co-founder of Landry & Azevedo. Mario has conducted numerous trials in the various courts of Knox and surrounding counties at the state and federal level with a focus on family and criminal law. He is an active member of the state and local Bar and enjoys a reputation for professionalism among both judges and attorneys.
Mario is a proud graduate of Farragut High School, the University of Tennessee, and obtained his law degree from Florida Coastal School of Law. Prior to launching Landry & Azevedo, Mario was an senior associate of The Adams Law Firm and the Lockridge Law Firm, where he centered his practice on divorce, child custody, juvenile, and criminal law.
Mario and his wife Erin Barnett of WATE Channel 6 News reside in west Knoxville with their year old son Mario III. Mario’s father is a Brazilian immigrant and entrepreneur in the Knoxville area and his mother, Sharon Azevedo, is a retired nurse from Tellico Plains, Tennessee. Mario has three siblings, Andrea, Marcus, and Adriana. When he isn’t working, Mario enjoys exercise, yoga, basketball, cooking, vinyl records, and UT Football. Mario is the twenty five year recipient of a kidney transplant donated by his father.