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
Hunter Smith & Davis LLP
PO Box 3740
Kingsport, TN 37664
YLD President Elect
FedEx Express
3620 Hacks Cross Road
Memphis, TN 38125
YLD Vice President & Long Range Planning Committee Chair
Barker Nashville, PLLC
P.O. Box 128167
Nashville, TN 37212
YLD Immediate Past President
Legal Aid Society
9 S Jefferson Ave., Ste 102
Cookeville, TN 38501

YLD Contested Election Results

The TBA YLD had several contested elections for the 2017-2018 bar year. Below are the contested election results:
• East Tennessee Governor: Brittany Thomas Faith
• Middle Tennessee Governor: Jason Hicks
• District 3 Representative: Alyssa Minge
• District 5 Representative: Alexander McVeagh
• District 9 Representative: Anthony Adewumi
• District 11 Representative: Debbie Zimmerle Boudreaux
TBA House of Delegates
• Young Lawyer, Middle Grand Division: Nina Kumar
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YLD Offices Filled in Uncontested Elections

Several positions for the TBA's Young Lawyers Division 2017-2018 bar year were certified this month via uncontested election results, including that of Vice President. 

Troy Weston was deemed elected for that office, and will serve as TBA YLD president for the 2019-2020 bar year. 


Congratulations to the following young lawyers:

Secretary: John Wilkes
Treasurer: Ashley Holliday
West Tennessee Governor: Angelica Fortney
District 1 Representative: Curt Collins
District 7 Representative: Kelly Gray
District 13 Representative: Kortney Simmons
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