Lawsuit Filed in Nashville Conservatorship Case

Nashville attorney John E. Clemmons, whose law license already is under suspension for misappropriation of a ward’s funds, is being accused in a civil suit of misappropriating at least $450,000 from a now-deceased elderly woman whom the courts had entrusted to his care. The suit charges Clemmons with breach of fiduciary duty, conversion and intentional misappropriation of funds in handling the estate of Nannie P. Malone, The Tennessean reports. The suit was filed by Malone’s daughter.