Tennessee Law Schools Celebrate Graduation

The six law schools in Tennessee are celebrating commencement for the graduating Class of 2014 with ceremonies this month. The University of Tennessee College of Law welcomed Supreme Court Justice Sharon Lee, who addressed the class during the spring hooding ceremony today. Vanderbilt University Law School celebrated commencement today as well, honoring 21 graduates with academic and citizenship awards. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito will speak at the inaugural commencement for Belmont University College of Law tomorrow at the Curb Event Center. The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law also will hold its graduation tomorrow at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Memphis. Lincoln Memorial University Duncan School of Law will hold commencement May 17 at LMU Tex Turner Arena. Nashville School of Law will celebrate the commencement ceremony for their Cooper Term of graduates on May 24 at the Nashville Convention Center.