Mock trial case, rules released

The Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division has released the case and rules for the 2011 mock trial competition. This year, students will argue a federal criminal scenario involving wire fraud and extortion. The defendant, Kiffin van der Lame, a citizen of Atlantica, is accused of extorting funds from the Anderson family through his ProfileBook account. In exchange for the funds, van der Lame promises to provide information about the Anderson's daughter who visited Atlantica on spring break and is missing. Using the testimony of a language expert, dueling psychiatrists, a ProfileBook employee and van der Lame's best friend, students will have to make their best case as to whether van der Lame committed the crimes in question. Local competitions will take place throughout the month of February. The state competition will be held in Nashville March 11-12, 2011.

Learn more about the case and the competition

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SAMMIE MANESS and SKM WOOD PRODUCTS, LLC v. JOANNIE COLLINS, MIKE SMITH, JOSH SMITH and SKM, LLC

Court: TCA

Attorneys:

Terry L. Wood, Wilson, Hunton & Wood, P.A., Corinth, Mississippi, for Plaintiff/ Appellant, Sammie Maness and SKM Wood Products, LLC.

Terry Abernathy, Selmer, Tennessee, for Defendants/Appellees, Joannie Collins, Mike Smith, Josh Smith, and SKM, LLC.

Judge: KIRBY

This appeal involves an employment contract. The plaintiff employee owned a manufacturing business. He sold the business to the defendant new owners, and agreed to stay on as a management-level employee. To that end, the plaintiff entered into a three-year employment agreement with the company, and signed a non-competition agreement. After a few months, the company's new owners terminated the plaintiff employee on the basis that he had not fulfilled his job duties. The plaintiff filed this lawsuit against the company and the new owners, alleging breach of the employment agreement. After a bench trial, the trial court held that the company breached the employment agreement by terminating the plaintiff's employment without cause, finding that one of the new owners prevented the plaintiff from performing his job duties. However, the trial court declined to award damages to the plaintiff employee because the plaintiff did not seek other employment, and thus failed to mitigate his damages. Both parties appeal. We affirm the trial court's finding that the company breached the employment agreement, finding that one of the new owners prevented the plaintiff from performing his job duties, and therefore the plaintiff's failure to perform under the employment agreement was excused. We reverse the trial court's holding on mitigation of damages, finding that the defendant company and the new owners were required to prove the availability of suitable and comparable substitute employment, and failed to do so.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCA/2010/manesss_111710.pdf


JAMES DANIEL MARSHALL v. JENINE ESTELLE MARSHALL

Court: TCA

Attorneys:

James Daniel Marshall, Nashville, Tennessee, Pro Se.

Jennifer Sheppard, Nashville, Tennessee, for the appellee, Jenine Estelle Marshall.

Judge: CLEMENT

Husband appeals the entry of a default judgment and the resulting Final Decree in a divorce action. Wife filed a complaint for divorce; Husband filed an answer and counter-complaint. Later in the proceedings, Wife filed a motion for default judgment and other relief against Husband due to his failure to comply with the court's discovery deadline. The trial court entered an order granting a default judgment against Husband, striking his pleadings, and deeming Wife's discovery requests admitted. Husband timely filed a motion to set aside the order on the ground he did not receive proper notice of the hearing, which the trial court denied. We have determined that Husband did not receive proper notice; as a consequence the order granting the default judgment and other relief is void. Therefore, the trial court erred as a matter of law in denying Husband's motion to set aside the order. The court's failure to set aside the order also greatly impaired Husband's right to assert the defenses and affirmative claims that were stricken. Accordingly, the Final Decree is also reversed and we remand for a new trial of the issues properly raised by the parties in their pleadings subject, of course, to Husband complying with discovery and the trial court's orders.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCA/2010/marshallj_111710.pdf


GERALD AND HELEN LILLY, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS GUARDIANS AND NEXT OF KIN OF TADARIUS M. MOORE, DECEASED v. METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY ET AL.

Court: TCA

Attorneys:

Steve C. Norris, Nashville, Tennessee, for the appellants, Gerald and Helen Lilly, Individually and as Guardians and Next of Kin of Tadarius M. Moore, Deceased.

Sue B. Cain, Philip D. Baltz, James E. Robinson, and Cynthia E. Gross, for the appellee, the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.

Judge: CLEMENT

Plaintiffs, the guardians and grandparents of a fourth-grader at Amqui Elementary School filed this wrongful death action against the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County. While at school, the decedent became ill. After school employees cared for him for a period of time, his condition worsened; school employees then called 911 and performed CPR while awaiting for the paramedics. Tragically, the child died on the way to the emergency room. Plaintiffs allege that Defendant did not properly train or supervise its school employees and that Defendant's employees were negligent in failing to secure proper medical care. The trial court summarily dismissed the action upon findings that Defendant had not breached a duty to the decedent and that its actions were not the proximate cause of decedent's death. Plaintiffs appeal. We reverse finding there are genuine issues of material fact that preclude summary judgment.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCA/2010/mooret_111710.pdf


JOHNNY M. BURROUGHS v. STATE OF TENNESSEE

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

Mitchell B. Dugan, Dickson, Tennessee, for the Appellant, Johnny M. Burroughs.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Michael E. Moore, Solicitor General; Clarence E. Lutz, Assistant Attorney General; Dan M. Alsobrooks, District Attorney General; Suzanne Lockert-Mash District Attorney General, for the Appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: WEDEMEYER

A Dickson County jury convicted the Petitioner, Johnny M. Burroughs, of felony murder, especially aggravated robbery, and theft of property over $1000, and it imposed a life sentence for his murder conviction. The trial court sentenced him to twenty years for his robbery conviction and to two years for his theft conviction, to be served concurrently with his life sentence. On direct appeal, this Court affirmed the Petitioner's convictions and sentence. The Petitioner then filed a petition for post-conviction relief, claiming he received the ineffective assistance of counsel, which the post-conviction court dismissed after a hearing. On appeal, the Petitioner contends the post-conviction court erred when it dismissed his petition. After a thorough review of the record and applicable law, we affirm the post- conviction court's judgment.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/burroughsj_111710.pdf


DAVID CARL DUNCAN v. STATE OF TENNESSEE

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

David Duncan, Nashville, Tennessee, Pro Se.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter, and Mark A. Fulks, Assistant Attorney General, attorneys for appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: THOMAS

The Petitioner, David Carl Duncan, appeals as of right from the Davidson County Criminal Court's summary dismissal of his petition for a writ of habeas corpus challenging his conviction for first degree murder. Following our review, we affirm the judgment of the habeas corpus court.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/duncand_111710.pdf


ANTONIO L. FULLER v. STATE OF TENNESSEE

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

David A. Collins, Nashville, Tennessee, for the appellant, Antonio L. Fuller.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Lacy Wilber, Assistant Attorney General; Victor S. (Torry) Johnson, III, District Attorney General; Amy Eisenbeck, Assistant District Attorney General; Lisa Naylor, Assistant District Attorney General; and Dan Hamm, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, the State of Tennessee.

Judge: WOODALL

Petitioner, Antonio L. Fuller, appeals the post-conviction court's dismissal of his petition for post-conviction relief in which he alleged the ineffective assistance of trial and appellate counsel. Specifically, Petitioner contends that trial counsel's assistance was ineffective because he failed to (1) object to the trial court's instruction to the jury concerning the lesser included offense of aggravated kidnapping; (2) object to the trial court's consideration of Petitioner's prior convictions in determining his sentencing range and the length of his sentence; and (3) failed to raise these issues in the motion for new trial. Petitioner contends that appellate counsel's assistance was ineffective because he failed to raise these issues on appeal. Petitioner also contends that the length of his sentence violates the principles set forth in Blakely v. Washington, 542 U.S. 296, 124 S. Ct. 2531 (2004) and asks this Court to grant him a new sentencing hearing. After a thorough review, we affirm the judgment of the post-conviction court.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/fullera_111710.pdf


STATE OF TENNESSEE v. DERRICK LEMON GOODE

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

Emeterio R. "Terry" Hernando, Lewisburg, Tennessee, for the appellant, Derrick Lemon Goode.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Lindsey Paduch Stempel, Assistant Attorney General; Charles Crawford, District Attorney General; and Michael D. Randles, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: WITT

A Bedford County Circuit Court jury convicted the defendant, Derrick Lemon Goode, of one count of the sale of .5 grams or more of cocaine, see T.C.A. S 39-17-417(a)(3) (2006), and one count of the delivery of .5 grams or more of cocaine, see id. S 39-17-417(a)(2). The trial court merged the convictions and imposed a sentence of 12 years' incarceration. In this appeal, the defendant contends that the trial court erred by failing to excuse a juror for cause, that the trial court erred by denying his pretrial request for material pursuant to Rule 26.2 of the Tennessee Rules of Criminal Procedure, that the State withheld exculpatory evidence in violation of Brady v. Maryland, 373 U.S. 83 (1963), that the trial court erred by failing to give a limiting instruction regarding the jury's use of the defendant's prior convictions, and that the evidence was insufficient to support his convictions. Discerning no error, we affirm the judgment of the trial court.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/gooded_111710.pdf


STATE OF TENNESSEE v. MONTORIUS G. HERRON

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

George Morton Googe, District Public Defender, and Susan D. Korsnes, Assistant Public Defender, Jackson, Tennessee, for the appellant, Montorius G. Herron.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Rachel West Harmon, Assistant Attorney General; James G. Woodall, District Attorney General; and Rolf Hazlehurst, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: MCLIN

The defendant, Montorius G. Herron, stands convicted of identity theft, a Class D felony, and theft of property under $500, a Class A misdemeanor. The trial court sentenced him to eleven months, twenty-nine days in the county jail with a release eligibility of 75% for the misdemeanor conviction concurrent with twelve years as a career offender in the Tennessee Department of Correction with a release eligibility of 60% for the felony conviction. On appeal, the defendant argues that the evidence was insufficient to support his conviction for identity theft and the trial court committed plain error by not charging fraudulent use of a credit card as a lesser-included offense of identity theft. Following our review, we affirm the judgments of the trial court.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/herronm_111710.pdf


STATE OF TENNESSEE v. JEREMY A. JARVIS

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

Gregory D. Smith, Clarksville, Tennessee, (on appeal), and Thomas Overton, Nashville, Tennessee, (at trial), for the appellant, Jeremy A. Jarvis.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; David H. Findley, Assistant Attorney General; John Wesley Carney, Jr., District Attorney General; Steven L. Garrett, Assistant District Attorney General; Christopher G. Clark, Assistant District Attorney General; and Robert J. Nash, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, the State of Tennessee.

Judge: WOODALL

Following a jury trial, Defendant, Jeremy A. Jarvis, was found guilty of the second degree murder of Willard Ross, a Class A felony; the attempted second degree murder of Jovan Dixon, a Class B felony; one count of reckless endangerment, a Class E felony; and one count of possession of a weapon with the intent to go armed, a Class A misdemeanor. The trial court sentenced Defendant as a Range I, standard offender, to twenty-five years for his murder conviction, twelve years for his attempted murder conviction, two years for his felony reckless endangerment conviction, and eleven months, twenty-nine days for his misdemeanor conviction. The trial court ordered Defendant to serve his sentence for attempted second degree murder consecutively to his sentence for second degree murder, and the remaining sentences concurrently with each other and with his sentence for second degree murder, for an effective sentence of thirty-seven years. On appeal, Defendant argues that the evidence is insufficient to support his convictions of second degree murder and attempted second degree murder. After a thorough review, we affirm the judgments of the trial court.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/jarvisj_111710.pdf


STATE OF TENNESSEE v. KRYSTAL JOHNSON

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

Robert Wilson Jones, District Public Defender; Barry W. Kuhn (on appeal) and Jennifer E. Johnson (at trial), Assistant Public Defenders, Memphis, Tennessee, for the appellant, Krystal Johnson.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Matthew Bryant Haskell, Assistant Attorney General; William L. Gibbons, District Attorney General; and Carrie Shelton, and Scott Bearup, Assistant District Attorneys General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: MCLIN

The defendant, Krystal Johnson, pled guilty to criminal attempt to commit aggravated child neglect, a Class B felony. She received an eight-year sentence as a Range I, standard offender in the Tennessee Department of Correction. She petitioned the trial court for probation, which the court denied after a hearing. The defendant now appeals the denial of probation or alternative sentencing. Specifically, the defendant argues that the trial court (1) did not consider all of the factors enunciated in Stiller v. State, 516 S.W.2d 617 (Tenn. 1974) when denying probation; (2) improperly considered that the defendant pled guilty to a Class B felony when the grand jury indicted her for a Class A felony; and (3) did not consider a sentence involving community corrections. Following our review, we affirm the judgment of the trial court.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/johnsonk_111710.pdf


STATE OF TENNESSEE v. DONALD EUGENE O'NEAL, JR.

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

Debra A. Wall, Clarksville, Tennessee, for the appellant, Donald Eugene O'Neal, Jr.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Brent C. Cherry, Senior Counsel; John Wesley Carney, Jr., District Attorney General; and Helen Young, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: TIPTON

The Defendant, Donald Eugene O'Neal, Jr., was sentenced as a Range I, standard offender to twelve years' confinement for attempted especially aggravated robbery, a Class B felony; to four years' confinement for reckless homicide, a Class D felony; and to three years' confinement for delivery of a schedule II drug, a Class C felony; all to be served consecutively for an effective sentence of nineteen years. On appeal, the Defendant contends that the sentences are excessive. The judgments of the trial court are affirmed.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/oneald_111710.pdf


STATE OF TENNESSEE v. JIMMY DANIEL PRATER

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

Ryan P. Durham, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, for the appellant, Jimmy Daniel Prater.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Clark B. Thornton, Assistant Attorney General; Mike Bottoms, District Attorney General; and Doug Dicus, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: WELLES

A Wayne County jury acquitted the Defendant, Jimmy Daniel Prater, of driving under the influence and mitigated criminal littering, but it found that the Defendant violated the implied consent law and violated the open container law. On appeal, the Defendant challenges the sufficiency of the evidence supporting his conviction for violation of the implied consent law. After a review of the record, we affirm the judgments of the trial court.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/praterj_111710.pdf


STATE OF TENNESSEE v. SIRON S. SHIELDS

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

Paul E. Meyers, Jackson, Tennessee, for the appellant, Siron S. Shields.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; David H. Findley, Assistant Attorney General; James G. Woodall, District Attorney General; and James W. Thompson, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: MCLIN

The defendant, Siron S. Shields, appeals the revocation of his community corrections sentence, claiming that the trial court erred by revoking his community corrections sentence and ordering him to serve his original sentence in the Tennessee Department of Correction. Following our review, we affirm the judgment of the trial court.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/shieldss_111710.pdf


STATE OF TENNESSEE v. JONATHAN DORAN TEARS

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

Donna Orr Hargrove, District Public Defender; and Michael J. Collins and William Harold, Assistant Public Defenders, attorneys for appellant, Jonathan Doran Tears.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Clark B. Thornton, Assistant Attorney General; Charles Frank Crawford, District Attorney General; and Weakley E. Barnard, Assistant District Attorney General, attorneys for appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: THOMAS

Following a jury trial, the Defendant, Jonathan Doran Tears, was convicted of attempted second degree murder, a Class B felony (Count 1); two counts of aggravated assault, a Class C felony (Counts 2-3); unlawful possession of a weapon, a Class E felony (Count 4); possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, a Class D felony (Count 5); and employment of a firearm during the commission of a felony, a Class C felony (Count 6). The trial court merged Counts 2 and 3 with Count 1, and the trial court merged Counts 4 and 5 with Count 6. The trial court then sentenced the Defendant as a Range II, multiple offender and ordered the Defendant to serve 15 years for the attempted second degree murder conviction and a consecutive 10 years for the employment of a firearm during the commission of a felony conviction, for a total effective sentence of 25 years. The trial court also ordered these sentences to be served consecutively to a sentence imposed in a separate case. In this appeal as of right, the Defendant contends that (1) the evidence was insufficient to support his convictions of attempted second degree murder and possession and employment of a firearm during the commission of a felony and that (2) the trial court erred in sentencing him. Following our review, we affirm the judgments of the trial court.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/tearsj_111710.pdf


STATE OF TENNESSEE v. CECRET C. WILLIAMS

Court: TCCA

Attorneys:

Katie Weiss and Jonathan Augusta Assistant Public Defenders (at trial) and Jeffrey A. DeVasher Assistant Public Defender (on appeal), Nashville, Tennessee, for the appellant, Cecret C. Williams.

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Benjamin A. Ball, Assistant Attorney General; Victor S. Johnson, III, District Attorney General; and Brian Holmgren, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge: WELLES

The Defendant, Cecret C. Williams, was charged with one count of aggravated child abuse and one count of aggravated child neglect. Following a jury trial, she was convicted of both offenses; however, the trial court merged the two counts. In this direct appeal, the Defendant contends that: (1) the evidence was not sufficient to convict her on either count; (2) the trial court erred in failing to fulfill its duties as the thirteenth juror; and (3) the trial court erred in entering separate judgments and sentences for each of her convictions. After reviewing the record, we conclude that the trial court misconstrued its authority to grant a new trial under the thirteenth juror rule, Rule 33(d) of the Tennessee Rules of Criminal Procedure. We accordingly reverse and remand for a new trial.

http://www.tba2.org/tba_files/TCCA/2010/williamsc_111710.pdf


TODAY'S NEWS

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Judge denies legal challenge to mosque
Chancellor Robert Corlew III today ruled that officials in Rutherford County did not violate Tennessee's open meetings law when they approved a site plan for an Islamic Center in Murfreesboro. Though he said there was no proof the "county acted illegally, arbitrarily or capriciously," Corlew did express concern about the county's public notice requirements and suggested officials review those policies.
Nashville Public Radio has the news
Child support collection a challenge in Shelby Co.
In Shelby County, deadbeat dads number in the thousands and pay only 50 percent of child support owed. Other statistics paint a similar picture. There are 5,000 outstanding warrants for parents who aren't paying child support, and the biggest deadbeat dad in the county owed more than $1.2 million in support earlier this year. WMCTV reports on the issue.
See WMCTV's list of the top 50 deadbeat dads
UM Law announces court visit, student awards
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law played host to the Tennessee Supreme Court earlier this month when the court convened its annual West Tennessee session in the school's historic courtroom. It was the first time the court appeared in the recently renovated building. The law school also recently announced that the Bogatin Law Firm awarded two inaugural student gifts to encourage the pursuit of social justice. C. Grace Whiting received the Irvin Bogatin Social Justice Award and Christopher D. Santirojprapai received the Irvin Bogatin Scholarship. They both are third year students.
See photos from the events on TBAConnect
Bar association elects new officers
The Sumner County Bar Association has elected new offices for 2011. They are: President Beth Garrison, a solo practioner in Hendersonville; Vice President Jay Ingrum with Phillips & Ingrum in Gallatin; and Treasurer Chad Long and Secretary Laura Frost, solo practioners in Hendersonville.

Webb School honors Justice Lee
The Webb School of Knoxville has named Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Sharon G. Lee as its Distinguished Alumna for 2010. Lee, a 1971 graduate of the school, will be on campus Nov. 22 to receive the award and speak to students about her career and role on the court. The award is presented each year to an alum whose business or professional accomplishments and service to others exemplify the school's goals and spirit of leadership.
Read more in the News Sentinel
Firm moves, opens new office
The law firm of Shuttleworth Williams PLLC has relocated its Nashville office and opened a new office in Knoxville. In Nashville, the firm has moved to 230 4th Avenue North, Suite 500, Nashville 37219. It can be reached at (615) 833-3390. The new Knoxville office is located at 200 Prosperity Drive, Knoxville 37923. It is staffed by attorney Lane Wolfenbarger and can be reached at (865) 622-7118.

Tenn. Government
Bredesen names Goetz successor
Gov. Phil Bredesen has named Mike Morrow as the new commissioner of the Department of Finance and Administration. He has been the deputy commissioner since 2003. Morrow replaces Dave Goetz, who resigned last week. Prior to being named deputy commissioner, Morrow was fiscal director and assistant commissioner of the Division of Administration. He recently assumed responsibility for the Tennessee Recovery Management office that provides oversight of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds.
The Nashville Post reports
Changes at Revenue Department
The Tennessee Department of Revenue confirmed yesterday that it has hired Ben Purser, a retired FBI agent who most recently was the chief compliance officer at Sommet, a bankrupt business services firm. Purser was named an assistant commissioner overseeing compliance and tax enforcement, according to the Tennessean. In a related story, the paper reports that two staff lawyers, Arnold Clapp and David Gerregano, have been promoted to assistant commissioners.
Read more about those changes
Upcoming
MALS offers bankruptcy training
Memphis Area Legal Services is offering a free training session Friday for attorneys interested in handing pro bono cases through its bankruptcy clinics. The session will be held from 12 to 5 p.m. in Room 326 at the University of Memphis School of Law. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to Linda Warren Seely at lseely@malsi.org to attend.

Career Opportunities
Chattanooga company seeks EEO specialist
The Krystal Company is seeking an EEO Specialist to oversee human resource functions, monitor employment discrimination investigations, advise management and train store managers. A successful candidate will have extension knowledge of federal and state employment laws and regulations and a general knowledge of the principles and practices of human resources. Past restaurant industry experience and two-to-three years experience in employment litigation is preferred. Apply to Michelle Denius at mdenius@krystalco.com
See the full job description on JobLink
City law director seeks deputy
The Knox County Law Director's Office is advertising for a chief deputy law director to litigate complex matters in federal and state court and assist the director in training and supervising legal and support staff. The successful candidate will have extensive litigation experience in state and federal court. Apply to Knox County Law Director Joseph Jarret at joe.jarret@knoxcounty.org.
Read more about the position on JobLink
TBA Member Services
CompuPay offers deals for TBA members
CompuPay is proud to serve as the official payroll services provider for the Tennessee Bar Association. To serve Tennessee attorneys the company is offering two months of free payroll processing for all TBA members and waiving set up fees for members with up to 99 employees.
Learn more about CompuPay's benefits
TennBarU CLE
CLE for new lawyers in Memphis
New attorneys in Memphis are invited to attend a Transitional Legal Education "Nuts and Bolts" Seminar tomorrow, Nov. 18. Sponsored by the Memphis Bar Association Young Lawyers Division and the Tennessee Bar Association, the program will help newly licensed lawyers learn how to manage client and partner expectations, communicate with opposing counsel, and avoid common mistakes. The seminar will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Supreme Courtroom on the third floor of the Shelby County Courthouse.
Get more details or register now

 
 
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