Program to Focus on Access to Justice Issues, Initiatives

An access to justice program exploring initiatives and issues challenging the legal community will come to the Baker Donelson Special Events Center in Nashville on March 31. Sponsored by the National Judicial College and the Tennessee Supreme Court and its Access to Justice Commission, the event will begin with a program featuring the Hon. Chad Schmucker, president of the National Judicial College; Justices Janice Holder and Connie Clark of the Tennessee Supreme Court; Penny White of the University of Tennessee College of Law; Senior Judge Don Ash; the Hon. Claudia Bonnyman of the Davidson County Chancery Court; the Hon. Phil Smith of the Davidson County Circuit Court; the Hon. Dan Eisenstein of the Davidson County General Sessions Court; George T. "Buck" Lewis, chair of the Access to Justice Commission; Martha Lafferty of the Disability Law & Advocacy Center of Tennessee; and Colin Calhoun of Sobel, Poss & Moore. A reception will follow the program. Space is limited, so RSVP by March 21 to reserve a spot.