Young Lawyers Division

The TBA Young Lawyers Division (YLD) is comprised of lawyers in their first five years of practice or under 36 years of age. It is dedicated to serving the professional needs of young lawyers and serving the public as the “service arm of the bar.”

YLD President
Barker Nashville, PLLC
P.O. Box 128167
Nashville, TN 37212
(615)496-5719
YLD President-Elect
Eldridge & Blakney PC
PO Box 398
Knoxville, TN 37901
(865)544-2010
YLD Vice President
Office of the District Attorney...
225 Martin Luther King Blvd, Suite 320
Jackson, TN 38301
(731)423-5805
YLD Immediate Past President
FedEx Express
3620 Hacks Cross Road
Memphis, TN 38125
(901)434-8559

Here's Help for New Attorneys

If you are a recent law school graduate preparing to take the Tennessee bar exam or a new Tennessee attorney in your first five years of practice, the TBA YLD New Attorney Liaison may be able to provide you with support and guidance. This service is intended for new Tennessee attorneys to obtain guidance on practical matters, request assistance finding a local mentor, or find answers to everyday issues related to the practice of law.

 

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Court Welcomes New Attorneys During Admission Ceremonies

About 200 new attorneys were welcomed to the practice of law during ceremonies Tuesday in Nashville. Between the two Nashville programs conducted by the Tennessee Supreme Court, the Tennessee Bar Association hosted a welcome reception at the Music City Center to introduce the new lawyers and their families to the Tennessee legal community. Ceremonies were also held Monday in Knoxville and will be held in Jackson on Wednesday and in Memphis on Thursday.

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