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
Legal Aid Society
9 S Jefferson Ave., Ste 102
Cookeville, TN 38501
(931)528-7436
YLD President Elect
Hunter Smith & Davis LLP
PO Box 3740
Kingsport , TN 37664
(423)283-6319
YLD Immediate Past President
Gearhiser Peters Elliott &...
320 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37402
(423)756-5171
YLD Vice President & Long Range Planning Committee Chair
Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP
1715 Aaron Brenner Dr Ste 800
Memphis, TN 38120
(901)537-1123

YLD Leaders Ready to Serve for 2015-2016 Bar Year

The YLD leadership stands ready to serve you, the members, in any way possible. Do not hesitate to contact any of these individuals with questions about the TBA YLD or ways to get involved. See complete contact information for this year’s leadership on the YLD website.

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Law Student Leadership Class Wraps Up

Law students participating in the YLD’s Diversity Leadership Institute joined lawyers across the state at the TBA Convention this month. The group’s activities included programs on the role the city of Memphis played in the civil rights movement, the history and impact of the Tennessee same-sex marriage case and how to develop a vision for one’s professional self and legal career. On Saturday, the group volunteered at the Ronald McDonald House in Memphis, helping with administrative tasks and cleaning.

Graduates of this year’s class are:

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Young Lawyers Division Events

Fall Admission Ceremony: Nashville

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Activity
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Tuesday, November 3, 2015 (All day)

YLD Ethics 2016: Nashville

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Activity
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Friday, February 5, 2016 - 8:00am

Save the date for the YLD's annual ethics CLE!