2014 Law Student Leadership Class Named

Law students selected for the TBA Diversity Leadership Institute's class of 2014 will begin programming Friday in Nashville in conjunction with the TBA Leadership Conference. The six-month leadership and mentoring program — chaired this year by Memphis attorney Ahsaki Baptist and Nashville lawyer Brian Winfrey — is sponsored by the TBA's Young Lawyers Division. This is the program's fourth year.

Class members are: Candace Carter and I'Ashea Dihigo from the Belmont College of Law; Beverly Conner, James Edwards, Brenda Gadd, Joy Ruth Gallagher, Ernie Gilkes, Elizabeth Goetz, Emily Harvey and Tamika Parker from the Nashville School of Law; Jesse Oakes from the Duncan School of Law; Sara Garner, Michael Kapellas, Aurelia Patterson, LaTanyia Walker, Rodrequez Watson and Brittany Williams from the University of Memphis School of Law; and Alandis Brassel, Katori Brown, Noah Mason and Jessica Nwokocha from Vanderbilt University Law School.