Leadership

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Speaker of the House of Delegates/Twenty-ninth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Matthew Willis
Ashley & Arnold
(731)285-5074
matt@ashleyarnold.com
PO Box H
Dyersburg, TN 38025
Deputy Speaker of the House of Delegates/Twentieth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019 (Position 1)
Jim Cartiglia
OspreyIP, pllc
(615)377-0716
jrc@ospreyip.com
320 Seven Springs Way, Suite 250
Brentwood, TN 37027

Jim is a registered patent attorney, practicing Intellectual Property law for over 30 years. Jim has filed and prosecuted over 1500 patent applications around the world, primarily in the fields of chemical and materials engineering, nutrition and life sciences, and has appeared before the Japanese, Korean and European Patent Offices, as well as representing clients in litigation in the US and...

Secretary to the House of Delegates/Second District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Meredith Humbert
Hunter, Smith & Davis, LLP
(423)378-8800
mhumbert@hsdlaw.com
P.O. Box 3740
Kingsport, TN 37664
First District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Rick Bearfield
Bearfield & Associates
(423)282-1006
rjbearfield@bearmc.com
P.O. Box 4210
Johnson City, TN 37602
First District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Elizabeth Hutton
Herndon, Coleman, Brading &...
(423)434-4707
ehutton@lawyerfirm.com
P.O. Box 1160
Johnson City, TN 37605
Second District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Justin Hutton
The Senter Law Firm
(423)764-5255
kjh@senterlaw.com
713 Volunteer Parkway, Suite 6
Bristol, TN 37620
Third District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Doug Collins
Hamblen County General Sessions...
(423)586-5640
Doug722@gmail.com
510 Allison St.
Morristown, TN 37814
Third District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Aaron Chapman
Aaron J. Chapman, Attorney at Law
(423)254-5333
tennlawyer@gmail.com
P.O. Box 1175
Morristown, TN 378161175
Fourth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Derreck Whitson
Law Office of J. Derreck Whitson
(423)613-0160
jd_whitson@bellsouth.net
P.O. Box 1230
Newport, TN 37822
Fourth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Eve Charlesworth
(727)543-7220
evecharlesworth@hotmail.com
P.O. Box 555
Jefferson City, TN 37760
Fifth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Norman Newton
Crawford, Crawford & Newton
(865)982-5431
nhnewton@charter.net
P O Box 4338
Maryville, TN 37802
Fifth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Steve Ogle
Blount County Clerk & Master
(865)273-5500
lawyerogle@gmail.com
930 East Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN 37804-6201

Stephen S. Ogle graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Law with honors in 1992. He received his bachelor of arts degree in political science with high honors from the University of Tennessee in 1989. Mr. Ogle is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, the Pi Sigma Alpha political science honor society and the Golden Key National Honor Society.

Mr. Ogle practiced law in Maryville,...

Sixth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019 (Position 1)
Wilson Horde
G. Wilson Horde, Attorney-at-Law
(865)525-5134
gwhorde@kramer-rayson.com
9409 Needles Dr
Knoxville, TN 37923-2122
Sixth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019 (Position 2)
Tim Housholder
Hagood, Moody, Hodge, PLC
(865)525-7313
tim@hagoodmoodyhodge.com
Twitter: @knoxlawyer
900 S. Gay Street, Suite 2100
Knoxville, TN 37902
Sixth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021 (Position 1)
Shelly Wilson
Robertson Overbey
(865)521-3010
slwilson@robertsonoverbey.com
900 S. Gay Street, Suite 800 Riverview Tower
Knoxville, TN 37902-1823

Shelly holds licenses to practice law in both Tennessee and Florida. She has been practicing
law in Knoxville and Knox County for over 16 years. Before moving to Tennessee in 1999, Shelly
practiced law in Florida for over 11 years. Over the course of the last twenty-five years, Shelly has
practiced in both state and federal courts. Shelly has been a member of the Tennessee...

Sixth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021 (Position 2)
Andy Roskind
Pratt Aycock, PLLC
(865)769-6969
aroskind@txtnlaw.com
705 Gate Lane, Suite 202
Knoxville, TN 37909

Andy Roskind is a partner with Pratt Aycock, PLLC, a multi-state law firm with offices in Texas and Tennessee, and manages Tennessee's litigation practice. Further, Mr. Roskind serves on the TBA's Board of Governors and is immediate past chair of the TBA's Criminal Justice Section. Currently Mr. Roskind handles adoption and other family law related items, corporate litigation and criminal...

Seventh District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Tom Marshall
Public Defenders Office
(865)457-0006
tom.marshall@tn.gov
127 N. Main Street
Clinton, TN 37716-3607
Seventh District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Neil McBride
(865)386-3609
nmcbride5@gmail.com
3486 Navigator Pt.
Knoxville, TN 37922
Eighth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Philip Kazee
Assistant District Attorney...
(931)400-8080
Kazeelaw@hotmail.com
P O Box 4583
Oneida, TN 37841
Eighth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Melanie Lane
Romer & Lane PLLC
(931)879-8144
mlane@romerlane.com
P.O. Box 797
Jamestown, TN 38556
Ninth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Kelly Frere
Guyton & Frere
(865)694-0373
kfrere@gfelderlaw.com
1001 E. Broadway
Lenoir City, TN 37771
Ninth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Loren Plemmons
(865)408-0452
loren.plemmons@tellicotitle.com
294 B Village Square Dr.
Loudon, TN 37774
Tenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Bridget Willhite
Carter, Harrod & Willhite, PLLC
(423)745-7447
Bridget@harrodlawfirm.com
P.O. Box 885
Athens, TN 37371
Tenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Marcia McMurray
McMurray Law Office, PLLC
(423)479-7171
marcia@mlopllc.com
P. O. Box 610
Cleveland, TN 37364-0610
Eleventh District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019 (Position 1)
Timothy Mickel
Evans Harrison Hackett PLLC
(423)648-7858
tmickel@ehhlaw.com
835 Georgia Ave., Suite 800
Chattanooga, TN 37402-2225
Eleventh District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019 (Position 2)
Pat Vital
Vital Law Office & Dispute...
(423)267-2378
best-law@mindspring.com
Twitter: VitalLaw
Facebook: VitalLaw
LinkedIn: VitalLaw
735 Broad Street Ste 308
Chattanooga, TN 37402-2927

TN & GA Law Licensed since 1993. Fellow, American Bar Foundation (2016). BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated: Very High in Legal Ability & Ethical Standards, Martindale-Hubbell. Admitted to all courts serving those states, including the U.S. Supreme Court. UT Law 1992. TN Supreme Court Rule 31 Family/Civil/Domestic Violence Mediator. FINRA Securities Arbitrator, Panel Chair &...

Eleventh District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021 (Position 1)
Alicia Oliver
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
(423)535-2922
alicia_oliver@bcbst.com
1 Cameron Hill Circle
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Eleventh District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021 (Position 2)
Arnold Stulce
Stulce & Yantis
(423)267-9072
astulce@stulceyantis.com
736 Georgia Avenue, Suite 100
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Twelfth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Mark Raines
Marion County General Sessions...
(423)942-3168
mrainesjr@sjrlaw.net
32 Courthouse Square
Jasper, TN 37347
Thirteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Hank Fincher
Henry D. Fincher, Attorney at Law
(931)528-4000
henry@henryfincherlaw.com
Facebook: Henry Fincher Attorney at Law
305 E. Spring Street
Cookeville, TN 38501

Mr. Fincher is a Certified Civil Trial Specialist, a Certified Family Law Specialist and a Certified Elder Law Attorney recognized by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and the National Elder Law Foundation. A former judge, former State Representative and graduate of Harvard Law School, he has helped people with their legal problems for over 20 years. He has been selected as one of the...

Thirteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Jane Powers
The Powers Law Firm
(931)484-3579
mjp@margaretjanepowers.com
79 N. Main Street
Crossville, TN 38555

Powers is an effective negotiator and litigator in numerous areas of the law. A Member and former Speaker of the TBA House of Delegates, a Fellow of the Tennessee Bar Foundation, and a Charter Member and Past President of the Tennessee Lawyer’s Association for Women. Additionally, Mrs. Powers is an active and well respected regional community leader.

Fourteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Edward North
Rogers & Duncan
(931)728-0820
edwardhnorth3@yahoo.com
100 N. Spring Street
Manchester, TN 37355
Fourteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
John LaBar
Henry, McCord, Bean, Miller,...
(931)455-9301
jlabar@henry-mccord.com
Twitter: mytnlawyer
Facebook: mytnlawyer/
LinkedIn: johnlabar?trk=hp-identity-photo
300 N. Jackson Street
Tullahoma, TN 37388

I am a named member of Henry, McCord, Bean, Miller, Gabriel & LaBar, P.L.L.C. I concentrate my practice on advising business and corporate clients on all manner of transactional, corporate and real estate law matters. Mr. LaBar also advises clients on employment law matters and represents them in both administrative matters as well as in litigation, including matters in State and Federal...

Fifteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Lisa Cothron
Lisa C. Cothron, Attorney at Law
(615)666-6887
lcothron@nctc.com
420 College Street, P.O. Box 14
Lafayette, TN 37083

Ms. Cothron is a solo practitioner in Macon County, concentrating in the areas of criminal law, family law, juvenile dependency and neglect, and probate.She has served as an attorney for the Department of Children’s Services in the Upper Cumberland region. She is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association’s House of Delegates. She earned a BS at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville; her JD at...

Sixteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Theodore Goodman
Murfree and Goodman, PLLC
(615)867-0835
tgoodman@murfreeatty.com
805 S. Church St., Suite 21
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Sixteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Ewing Sellers
Sellers & Sellers, PLLC
(615)893-2217
etsatty@gmail.com
111 N. Maple Street, Suite 208
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Seventeenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Jason Davis
Davis Law Firm; 17th Judicial...
(931)422-5615
jason@davislaw.org
101 1st Avenue North
Lewisburg, TN 370913343

Jason Davis, formerly of Bussart Law Firm, opened Davis Law Firm located in Lewisburg, Tennessee in April of 2014. Mr. Davis is a 2006 graduate of the University of Tennessee at Martin and a 2011 graduate of the Nashville School of Law. Mr. Davis is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association and the Marshall County Bar Association where he currently serves as President. Mr. Davis serves a...

Eighteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
Keith Dennen
Farris Bobango, Attorney's at...
(615)726-1200
kdennen@farris-law.com
414 Union Street, Suite 1105
Nashville, TN 37219

Keith C. Dennen is a member of the Nashville office of Dickinson Wright PLLC, where his main areas of practice are litigation, healthcare law, commercial law, corporate law, intellectual property and employment law. Mr. Dennen is a frequent lecturer on business organizations and related topics. Mr. Dennen...

Eighteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2021
Tim Takacs
Takacs McGinnis Elder Care Law,...
(615)824-2571
ttakacs@tn-elderlaw.com
201 Walton Ferry Road
Hendersonville, TN 37075

Timothy L. Takacs is in private practice in Hendersonville, Tennessee, limiting his practice exclusively to elder law. A Certified Elder Law Attorney, Tim was one of the first elder law attorneys in the nation to assemble an inter-disciplinary team of experts to provide integrated client care. His innovations have transformed the practice of elder law in the United States and have set a new...

Nineteenth District Delegate - Term Expiring 2019
John Holt
Holt Law Firm, PLLC
(615)647-9444
jbhlaw@Bellsouth.net
121 5th Avenue West
Springfield, TN 37172-2428