NBA Joins Coalition for Fair Courts

The Nashville Bar Association Board of Directors recently approved a motion to join the Coalition for Fair Courts, which was established by the Marion Griffin Chapter of the Lawyers’ Association for Women in Nashville. The chapter announced the new group in May to raise public awareness about the upcoming retention elections, educate voters on the role of the appellate courts and the importance of a fair and impartial judiciary, and support women judges. Other members of the coalition include the Anne Schneider Chapter of the Lawyers’ Association for Women in Jackson, the Napier-Looby Bar Association, the Tennessee Alliance of Black Lawyers and the League of Women Voters of Nashville.