Board of Governors

The TBA Board of Governors governs the activities of, administer the business of and acts for the Association in all matters, subject to the direction of membership and provisions of the Charter and Bylaws.

TBA President
Lowe, Yeager & Brown
900 S. Gay St Ste 2102
Knoxville, TN 37902-1810
TBA President Elect
Adams and Reese LLP
6075 Poplar Avenue, Suite 700
Memphis, TN 38119-0100
TBA Vice President
Lewis Thomason
P.O. Box 198615
Nashville, TN 37219
TBA Immediate Past President
Sherrard Roe Voigt & Haribson
150 3rd Ave S #1100
Nashville, TN 372012011

New TBA President Outlines Initiatives in Convention Speech

New TBA President Jason Long outlined his plans and objectives for the coming year after being sworn in to office during the TBA Annual Convention last week. Long brought special attention to the work of the recently created Evolving Legal Marketplace Committee, which is analyzing the landscape of legal services delivery in Tennessee and will lead educational efforts and other projects to help Tennessee lawyers thrive in this environment. View Long's speech now.

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Jason Long Sworn in as TBA President; Others Honored

Knoxville lawyer Jason H. Long was sworn in as president of the Tennessee Bar Association today during the group’s annual convention in Nashville, with Supreme Court Chief Justice Sharon Lee administering the oath of office. In his remarks, Long paid tribute to the many people who had inspired him in the law, including “all of the great TBA presidents who have shown me what a difference one person with a vision can make." The luncheon also featured recognition of Senior Counselors and the outstanding work of several members throughout the past year. Andrée Sophia Blumstein was honored with the Justice Joe Henry Award for Outstanding Legal Writing; the Hon. William Joseph Haynes Jr. was given the Justice Frank F. Drowota III Outstanding Judicial Service Award; the Hon. Pamela L. Reeves was awarded the Young Lawyers Division Fellows' William M. Leech Public Service Award; and Gail Vaughn Ashworth was given the President’s Award. The convention wraps up on Saturday.

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