Access to Justice Committee

The Access to Justice Committee develops and implements policy and initiatives to assist lawyers, the organized bar, law schools, legal services organizations & pro bono programs in providing access to the justice system for the poor & marginalized.

Immediate Past Chair
Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison
150 3rd Ave S #1100
Nashville, TN 372012011
International Paper Company retired
8507 Level Creek Drive
Germantown, TN 38139

2 Legal Clinics Planned for Tuesday

The Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands has two free legal clinics planned for Tuesday. The Oak Ridge office will hold a clinic at its office at 575 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge 37830 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Prospective clients can call 865-483-8454 for an appointment. In Clarksville, a clinic will take place from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Operation Stand Down, 400 Madison St., Clarksville 37040. Contact Kendra Cheek, 615-780-7131 for more information.

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TJC Seeking Staff Attorney

The Tennessee Justice Center is seeking a full-time staff attorney to develop and execute legal and policy solutions and to advocate for access to quality and affordable health care, nutrition and access to justice. The position, which will be based in the organization’s Nashville office, also will be responsible for providing direct legal services. Apply by Feb. 7 by sending a cover letter, resume, writing sample, bar number and three references to Please include “staff attorney” in the subject line of the email. Read the full job description and qualifications here.

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