Lawyer Helps Charter School Students Attend Debate

Leigh Chiles of Baker Donelson helped raise more than $15,000 for 20 seniors at Soulsville Charter School who were invited to attend the vice presidential debate next week at her alma mater, Centre College in Danville, Ky. Chiles works with the Leadership Memphis program to improve college access to several Memphis high schools, including Soulsville Charter School, which graduated its first senior class last spring. All 51 students were accepted into college, the Commercial Appeal reports.