Darsi Newman Sirknen


Darsi Newman Sirknen is an experienced transactional attorney who represents businesses and individuals in connection with contract drafting and review; real estate purchase, sale, leasing, and finance transactions; business organization; business merger, acquisition, and sale transactions; estate planning; and other general transactional matters.

Ms. Sirknen initially joined Woolf McClane as an associate attorney in 2006 and worked with the firm until 2015, practicing primarily in the areas of estate planning, tax, and general business transactional law. In 2015, Ms. Sirknen accepted an in-house position with the largest operator of travel centers in North America. In that role, Ms. Sirknen focused primarily on nationwide real estate transactions and construction/development issues but also drafted and reviewed contracts related to petroleum product supply and distribution, transportation, purchasing, merchandising, and information technology. Ms. Sirknen rejoined Woolf McClane as a Member in 2021.


University of Tennessee, J.D., 2006
University of Alabama, LL.M., 2007

Bar Admissions

Tennessee, 2006

U.S. District Court, Eastern and Middle Districts of Tennessee


AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell Order of the Coif

List in Best Lawyers in America® for 2024 for Business Organizations (Including LLCs and Partnerships) and Trusts & Estates