Leadership

Dispute Resolution Leadership

Immediate Past Chair
Bob Arrington
Wilson Worley Moore Gamble & Stout PC
rarrington@wilsonworley.com
PO Box 88
Kingsport, TN 37662

I am a shareholder at Wilson Worley, PC in Kingsport. My practice consists of business and employment litigation, labor and employment law, and alternative dispute resolution. I am on the roster of arbitrators for the AAA, FINRA, and the CPR insititute, am a Rule 31 mediator, and am on the list of approved mediators and arbitrators for the United States District Court for the Eastern District

Chair
Linda Warren Seely
Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc.
lwseely@hotmail.com
116 Tuckahoe Rd
Jackson, TN 38305

Linda Warren Seely is a licensed attorney in Tennessee who has served as a Rule 31 listed mediator for over 10 years.  She is active in various bar associations having served as member of the Madison County Bar Association Board of Directors from 1997-2001, President of the Association of Women Attorneys-Anne Schneider Chapter from 2001-2004 and Seventh District Representative on the

East TN Delegate
Debbie Fulton
Frantz McConnell & Seymour LLP
dfulton@fmsllp.com
PO Box 39
Knoxville, TN 37901
East TN Delegate
Pat Vital
Vital Law Office & Dispute Resolution Services
best-law@mindspring.com
735 Broad Street Ste 308
Chattanooga, TN 37402-2927

TN & GA Law Licensed since 1993. Fellow, American Bar Foundation (2016). BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated: Very High in Legal Ability & Ethical Standards, Martindale-Hubbell. Admitted to all courts serving those states, including the U.S. Supreme Court. UT Law 1992. TN Supreme Court Rule 31 Family/Civil/Domestic Violence Mediator. FINRA Securities Arbitrator, Panel Chair &

East TN Delegate
Heidi Wegryn
Law Office of Heidi Plehn Wegryn
heidiwegryn@mac.com
5731 Lyons View Pike, Suite 211
Knoxville, TN 37919
 
West TN Delegate
Stephen Shields
Jackson, Shields, Yeiser & Holt
sshields@jsyc.com
262 German Oak Dr
Memphis, TN 38018

STEPHEN L. SHIELDS is a partner in the Memphis law firm of Jackson, Shields, Yeiser & Holt. He is listed in Best Lawyers in America. As an attorney, Mr. Shields has spent hundreds of hours representing clients in negotiations, mediations and arbitrations. Mr. Shields is a frequent speaker and author regarding labor and employment law. He is an adjunct professor of labor law at the