Celebrate Pro Bono Month Projects

Attorneys across Tennessee are donating their time and talents throughout October
to bring access to justice to those in need. Click on a city below to learn more about
how you can take part in your area.

Learn more about the TBA Celebrate Pro Bono Month Campaign

 

City / Area Date Event and Location Contact Name Volunteer Groups Involved
Buchanan 10/12

6:00 p.m.
Reception & Dinner with LSC President Jim Sandman (Keynote for TALS Equal Justice University)
Paris Landing State Park
Lisa Primm
Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services
50 Vantage Way, Ste. 250
Nashville, TN 37228
Phone: (888) 395-9297
Email: lprimm@tals.org
Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services, Tennessee Bar Association
Buchanan 10/12

Conference begins at 8:00 a.m. on Oct. 12 & runs through Oct. 14
Equal Justice University
Paris Landing State Park
Lisa Primm
Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services
50 Vantage Way, Ste. 250
Nashville, TN 37228
Phone: (888) 395-9297
Email: lprimm@tals.org
Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services, Tennessee Bar Association
Buchanan 10/13

Session 1: 8:30-10:00 a.m.

Session 2: 10:15-11:45 a.m.
Top 10 Chancery Practice Principles (produced by Russell Fowler)
Equal Justice University, Paris Landing State Park
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Chattanooga 10/4

1:00 p.m.
Free CLE in Exchange for Pro Bono: Elvis Law (produced by Russell Fowler)
Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel
Crystal Room
1400 Market St.
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Chattanooga 10/17

1:00 p.m.
Consumer Law Community Education Program & Social Service Agency Outreach
Partnership for Families, Children and Adults
1800 McCallie Ave.
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Chattanooga Trial Lawyers Association, Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Chattanooga 10/18

1:00 p.m.
Landlord & Tenant Law Community Education Program (featuring attorneys Emily O'Donnell & Emily Lay)
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St.
Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Chattanooga 10/20

5:00 p.m.
Pro Bono Attorneys Hall of Fame Reception
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St.
Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Cleveland TBD Advance Directives Community Education Program
Life Care Centers of Cleveland
3530 Keith St. N.W.
Cleveland, TN 37312
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Cookeville 9/24

9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Wills for Heroes Clinic
Tennessee Tech University School of Nursing Building (corner of West 7th St. and Mahler Ave.)
Cookeville, TN
Rachel Moses
Legal Aid Society
9 South Jefferson Ave. Ste. 102
Cookeville, TN 38501
Phone: (931) 528-7436
Email: rmoses@las.org
Upper Cumberland Young Lawyers Association, Legal Aid of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands-Cookeville, TBA Young Lawyers Division
Dunlap 10/4

8:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Seniors Education & Outreach Program: Simple Wills & Healthcare Powers of Attorney (featuring attorney David Nagle)
Sequatchie County Center & Fair Building
103 Heard St.
Dunlap, TN 37327
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee, 13th Annual Senior Expo, Sequatchie Valley Electric Company
Franklin 10/1

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wills for Heroes Clinic
Franklin Police Dept.'s Community Room
900 Columbia Ave.
Franklin, TN 37064
Shauna Billingsley
City of Franklin Law Department
109 3rd Ave. South
Franklin, TN 37065
Phone: (615) 550-6603
Email: shauna.billingsley@franklintn.gov
TBA Young Lawyers Division
Franklin 10/4

Clients need to arrive by 5:00 p.m.
Williamson County Legal Advice Clinic
Franklin Public Library
1314 Columbia Ave.
Franklin, TN 37064
Lucinda Smith
Legal Aid Society
300 Deaderick St.
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: (615) 780-7127
Email: lsmith@las.org
Williamson County Bar Association, Nashville Pro Bono Program, Community Health Systems
Gruetli Laager 10/6

8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Seniors Education & Outreach Program: Simple Wills & Healthcare Powers of Attorney (featuring attorney David Nagle)
Gruetli Laager Community Center
28704 SR 108
Gruetli Laager, TN 37339
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee, 13th Annual Senior Expo, Sequatchee Valley Electric Cooperative
Jackson 10/4

2:30 p.m.
Advance Directives Outreach
Jackson Oaks Senior Living Community
3131 N. Highland Ave.
Jackson, TN 38305
Kathryn Tucker
West Tennessee Legal Services
210 W. Main St.
Jackson, TN 38301
Phone: (731) 423-0616
Email: kathrynt@wtls.org
West Tenn. Legal Services, Jackson-Madison County Bar Association & Young Lawyers Division
Jackson 10/18

2:00 p.m.
Advance Directives Outreach
Wesley Highland
2692 N. Highland Ave.
Jackson, TN 38305
Kathryn Tucker
West Tennessee Legal Services
210 W. Main St.
Jackson, TN 38301
Phone: (731) 423-0616
Email: kathrynt@wtls.org
West Tenn. Legal Services, Jackson-Madison County Bar Association & Young Lawyers Division
Johnson City 10/1

9:00 a.m.-Noon
Legal Advice Clinic
Good Samaritan Ministries
100 N. Roan St.
Johnson City, TN 37601
Tony Seaton
Law Office of Tony Seaton
118 E Watauga Ave.
Johnson City, TN 37601
Phone: (423) 282-1041
Email: tony@tonyseaton.com
Washington County Bar Association, Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Kimball 10/7

8:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Seniors Education & Outreach Program: Simple Wills & Healthcare Powers of Attorney (featuring attorney David Nagle)
Kimball Church of Christ Fellowship Hall
830 Main St.
Kimball, TN 37347
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee, 13th Annual Senior Expo, Sequatchie Valley Electric Company
Knoxville 10/8

9:00 a.m.-Noon
Knox County Saturday Bar
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
502 S. Gay St., Ste 404
Knoxville, TN 37902
Terry Woods
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
502 S. Gay St., Ste 404
Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone: (865) 637-0484
Email: twoods@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee, UT College of Law
Knoxville 10/29

9:00 a.m.-Noon
Knox County Saturday Bar
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
502 S. Gay St. Ste. 404
Knoxville, TN 37902
Terry Woods
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
502 S. Gay St., Ste 404
Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone: (865) 637-0484
Email: twoods@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee, UT College of Law
Maryville 10/29

9:00 a.m.-Noon
Blount County Saturday Bar
New Hope Blount County Children's Advocacy Center
212 Cates St.
Maryville, TN 37801
Terry Woods
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
502 S. Gay St., Ste 404
Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone: (865) 637-0484
Email: twoods@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee, UT College of Law
Memphis 9/29

1:00-4:30 p.m.
Free CLE in Exchange for Pro Bono: How to Do Good When You Don't Have A Clue - Participating in Pro Bono Advice & Counsel Clinic
Memphis Bar Association
80 Monroe Ave. #220
Memphis, TN 38103
Linda Warren Seely
Memphis Area Legal Services
109 N. Main St.
Second Floor
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: (901) 523-8822 x417
Email: lseely@malsi.org
Memphis Bar Association Young Lawyers Division & Access to Justice Committee, Memphis Area Legal Services
Memphis 10/8

9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Legal Advice Clinic
Ben Hooks Main Library
3030 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38111
Linda Warren Seely
Memphis Area Legal Services
109 N. Main St.
Second Floor
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: (901) 523-8822 x417
Email: lseely@malsi.org
Memphis Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, Memphis Area Legal Services
Memphis 10/13

1 - 2:30 p.m.
White House Champions of Change Event
Room 326 at The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
1 North Front Street
Memphis, TN 38103
Professor Christina Zawisza
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
1 North Front Street
(901) 678-2421
Memphis TN 38103
Phone: (901) 678-2421
Fax: (901) 678-5210
Email: czawisza@memphis.edu
Public Action Law Society at The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Memphis 10/19

5:30-7:30 p.m.
Immigration Intake Clinic/Pro Bono Volunteers Gumbo Reception
Community Legal Center
910 Vance Ave, Memphis, TN 38126
Alicia J. Triche
Community Legal Center
910 Vance Ave, Memphis TN 38126
Phone: (901) 543-3395
Email: aliciatricheclc@gmail.com
Community Legal Center
Memphis 10/25

5:30-7:00 p.m.
Pro Bono Volunteer Appreciation Reception
Lexus of Memphis
2600 Ridgeway Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38119
Linda Warren Seely
Memphis Area Legal Services
109 N. Main St.
Second Floor
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: (901) 523-8822 x417
Email: lseely@malsi.org
Memphis Areal Legal Services
Memphis 10/27

9:30-11:30 a.m.
Peace of Mind for Seniors: Advance Directives Outreach
Plough Towers
6580 Poplar Ave.
Germantown, TN 38138
Linda Warren Seely
Memphis Area Legal Services
109 N. Main St.
Second Floor
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: (901) 523-8822 x417
Email: lseely@malsi.org
Memphis Areal Legal Services
Memphis 10/28

10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Bankruptcy Program
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
1 North Front St.
Memphis, TN 38103
Linda Warren Seely
Memphis Area Legal Services
109 N. Main St.
Second Floor
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: (901) 523-8822 x417
Email: lseely@malsi.org
Memphis Areal Legal Services
Murfreesboro 10/6

4:00-6:00 p.m. (sign in begins at 3:30 p.m.)
Legal Advice Clinic
Greenhouse Ministries
309 South Spring St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 494-0499
John Blankenship
Blankenship, Blankenship & Hagan
307 Hickerson St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone: (615) 893-4160
Email: john@blankenshiplawoffice.com
Rutherford Bar Association, Greenhouse Ministries
Murfreesboro 10/13

4:00-6:00 p.m. (sign in begins at 3:30 p.m.)
Legal Advice Clinic
Greenhouse Ministries
309 South Spring St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 494-0499
John Blankenship
Blankenship, Blankenship & Hagan
307 Hickerson St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone: (615) 893-4160
Email: john@blankenshiplawoffice.com
Rutherford Bar Association, Greenhouse Ministries
Murfreesboro 10/20

4:00-6:00 p.m. (sign in begins at 3:30 p.m.)
Legal Advice Clinic
Greenhouse Ministries
309 South Spring St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 494-0499
John Blankenship
Blankenship, Blankenship & Hagan
307 Hickerson St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone: (615) 893-4160
Email: john@blankenshiplawoffice.com
Rutherford Bar Association, Greenhouse Ministries
Murfreesboro 10/27

4:00-6:00 p.m. (sign in begins at 3:30 p.m.)
Legal Advice Clinic
Greenhouse Ministries
309 South Spring St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 494-0499
John Blankenship
Blankenship, Blankenship & Hagan
307 Hickerson St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone: (615) 893-4160
Email: john@blankenshiplawoffice.com
Rutherford Bar Association, Greenhouse Ministries
Nashville 10/7

Noon-1:30 p.m.
Step Up to the Plate: Davidson County Judges Celebrate Pro Bono
Metro Courthouse
One Public Square
Nashville, TN 37219
Lucinda Smith
Legal Aid Society
300 Deaderick St.
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: (615) 780-7127
Email: lsmith@las.org
Nashville Bar Association, Nashville Pro Bono Program, Davidson County Circuit Courts, Davidson County General Sessions Courts
Nashville 10/11

Clients need to arrive by 4:30 p.m.
Legal Advice Clinic
Legal Aid Society
300 Deaderick St.
Nashville, TN 37201
Lucinda Smith
Legal Aid Society
300 Deaderick St.
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: (615) 780-7127
Email: lsmith@las.org
Legal Aid Society, Nashville Pro Bono Program
Nashville 10/19

Clients need to arrive by 8:00 a.m. (*clients must make an appointment)
H.E.L.P. Legal Clinic for the Homeless (*clients must make an appointment)
Room in the Inn-Campus for Human Development
532 8th Ave. South
Nashville, TN 37203
Lucinda Smith
Legal Aid Society
300 Deaderick St.
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: (615) 780-7127
Email: lsmith@las.org
Baker, Donelson, Bearman,Caldwell & Berkowitz
Nashville 10/21

2:00 p.m. (*clients must make an appointment through Catholic Charities)
Catholic Charities Legal Advice Clinic for Spanish-speaking Clients (*clients must make an appointment through Catholic Charities)
Our Lady of Guadalupe
3112 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211
Lucinda Smith
Legal Aid Society
300 Deaderick St.
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: (615) 780-7127
Email: lsmith@las.org
Catholic Charities, Our Lady of Guadalupe, Nashville Pro Bono Program
Nashville 10/22

8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wills for Heroes Clinic
Metro Nashville Police Department South Precinct
5101 Harding Place
Nashville, TN 37211
Jenney Keaty
Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge
127 Woodmont Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37205
Phone: (615) 297-1007
Email: jkeaty@kcbattys.com
TBA Young Lawyers Division
Nashville 10/22

Clients need to arrive by 9:00 a.m.
McHugh Legal Advice Clinic
Legal Aid Society
300 Deaderick St.
Nashville, TN 37201
Lucinda Smith
Legal Aid Society
300 Deaderick St.
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: (615) 780-7127
Email: lsmith@las.org
Legal Aid Society, Nashville Pro Bono Program
Oak Ridge 10/18

Clients need to arrive by 4:30 p.m.
Legal Advice Clinic (Clients must make an appointment by calling 865-483-8454)
Legal Aid Society
226B Broadway
Jackson Square
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Mary Lyn Goodman
226B Broadway
Jackson Square
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Phone: (865) 483-8454
Email: mlgoodman@las.org
Legal Aid Society
Pikeville 10/5

8:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Seniors Education & Outreach Program: Simple Wills & Healthcare Powers of Attorney (featuring attorney David Nagle)
First Southern Baptist Church
2827 Main St.
Pikeville, TN 37367
Charlie McDaniel
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
535 Chestnut St. Ste. 360
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: (423) 756-4013 x 1113
Email: cmcdaniel@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee, 13th Annual Senior Expo, Sequatchie Valley Electric Company
Statewide 10/27

10:00-11:00 a.m. Central
Free CLE in Exchange for Pro Bono: Practical Consideration of Representing Debtors in General Sessions Court
Webcast
Sarah Hayman
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Ave. North, Ste. 400
Nashville, TN 37219
Phone: (615) 383-7421
Email: shayman@tnbar.org
TBA Access to Justice Committee
Statewide 10/27

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Central
Free CLE in Exchange for Pro Bono: Overview and Applicability of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
Webcast
Sarah Hayman
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Ave. North, Ste. 400
Nashville, TN 37219
Phone: (615) 383-7421
Email: shayman@tnbar.org
TBA Access to Justice Committee
Tullahoma 10/29

90 a.m.-1 p.m.
Free Legal Clinic
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands Tullahoma Office
123 N.W. Atlantic St.
Tullahoma, TN 37388
Jack Giddens
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands Tullahoma Office
123 N.W. Atlantic St.
Tullahoma, TN 37388
Phone: 931-455-7000 or 866-898-0171
Email: jgiddens@las.org
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands


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