Public Education Committee

The focus of the Public Education Committee is to develop an array of educational outreach programs for students and adults designed to improve public awareness of the law and our legal system and enhance the public perception of the profession.

Chair
City of Franklin, Law Department
109 3rd Avenue South
Franklin, TN 37065
(615)550-6603
Immediate Past Chair
UT Institute of Agriculture,...
114 Morgan Hall 2621 Morgan Cir.
Knoxville, TN 37996
(865)974-7423
Immediate Past Chair
Eldridge & Blakney PC
PO Box 398
Knoxville, TN 37901
(865)544-2010

Law Camp Participants Learn About Civics, Justice System

The Tennessee Bar Association recently partnered with Lipscomb University for its annual Law Camp, held in Nashville June 6-10. The law firm Bradley Arant Boult Cummings also sponsored the program.

Each summer, Lipscomb University’s Institute for Law, Justice & Society hosts high school students from across the country to participate in a week-long residential camp that exposes them to various aspects of the legal profession. This year’s camp focused on civics and justice, with special attention paid to the question, "What is justice?"

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Students Will Hear Oral Arguments in Cookeville

The Tennessee Supreme Court will hold oral arguments before 600 students next week at American Legion Boys State in Cookeville. The cases include a wage dispute lawsuit from Memphis and a first degree murder case.

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