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
Bowe & Associates Pllc
707 Georgia Ave Ste 301
Chattanooga, TN 37402-2029
(423)475-6070
Immediate Past Chair
City of Franklin, Law Department
109 3rd Avenue South
Franklin, TN 37065
(615)550-6603

Volunteer Now for Tennessee Youth Court Program

The Tennessee Youth Court program is seeking attorneys to volunteer in its peer court program in communities across the state. Through the Youth Court programs, teenagers take part in court proceedings to decide the sentences for other teens who have committed juvenile offenses. To learn more, visit the Tennessee Youth Court’s website or contact Executive Director Denise Bentley.

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Tenn. Secretary of State Begins Annual Student Essay Contest

The Tennessee Secretary of State’s office is kicking off its third annual civics essay contest for students. The goal is to encourage students to be actively engaged citizens by recognizing their important roles as citizens of Tennessee. The theme of this year’s essay contest is leadership. Student winners will receive a TNStars 529 Program College Savings scholarship of $100, $250, or $500, in addition to a trip to the State Capitol.
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