Special Committee on Evolving Legal Markets

This Special Committee has been formed to research the evolving legal marketplace.

Chair
Wiseman Ashworth Law Group
511 Union St. Ste. 800
Nashville, TN 372191743
(615)254-1877
Staff Coordinator
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)277-3202

Pera Discusses Indigent Representation, Evolving Legal Market in Interview

TBA President Lucian Pera offers his thoughts on the legal profession, the importance of bar work and more in a series of web video interviews. The second video in the four-part series premiered today on YouTube. In the video, Pera discusses his goals for the TBA, as well as challenges and trends he sees emerging in the profession. Pera also highlights the “once in a lifetime opportunity” the legal community has this year to improve indigent representation. Stay tuned later this week for part three, in which Pera talks about lawyers becoming leaders in their own communities.
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Frost Brown Todd to Accept Bitcoin for Legal Fees

Regional firm Frost Brown Todd announced today that it will accept bitcoin as payment for legal fees. The firm already boasts a blockchain and digital currency group. That group’s co-chair, Nashville attorney Joshua S. Rosenblatt, said Frost Brown Todd would “be one of the earliest movers among law firms in Middle America” on the issue of bitcoin.
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