Leadership

Federal Practice Leadership

Chair
Tom Castelli
American Civil Liberties Union of TN
tcastelli@aclu-tn.org
PO BOX 120160
Nashville, TN 37212
 
East TN Delegate
David Long
Leitner, Williams, Dooley & Napolitan PLLC
david.long@leitnerfirm.com
900 So Gay St #1800 Riverview Twr
Knoxville, TN 37902
 
Immediate Past Chair
Greg Grisham
Ford & Harrison LLP
ggrisham@fordharrison.com
150 3rd Avenue South, Suite 2010
Nashville, TN 37201

Greg Grisham has over 25 years of successful experience counseling and representing employers in all aspects of workplace law in Tennessee and across the United States.

He has helped employers avoid claims, charges and lawsuits with a focus on preventative practices. Preventative practices include counseling in situations involving discipline, termination, demotion, promotion and other

Middle TN Delegate
Chris Sabis
U.S. Attorneys Office MDTN
Christopher.Sabis@usdoj.gov
110 9th Avenue South, Suite A-961
Nashville, TN 37205

Chris Sabis is an Assistant United States Attorney in the Middle District of Tennessee. He focuses his practice in civil health care fraud, particularly False Claims Act investigations and litigation. Chris also has experience in criminal health care fraud prosecution, transportation and education fraud, general procurement fraud, MLAT and extradition treaty compliance, Federal Tort Claims Act

Vice-Chair
Frank Day
Ford Harrison LLP
fday@fordharrison.com
1715 Aaron Brenner Ste 200
Memphis, TN 38120

Frank Day has successfully represented national retailers, health care providers, and various other public and private employers in matters arising under Title VII, the ADA, FMLA, ADEA, USERRA, and various other federal and state statutes.

He has extensive litigation experience in many different forums, and he has helped many clients prevail on summary judgment and at trial. Frank

West TN Delegate
Matt May
Rosenblum & Reisman, P.C.
matt@randrfirm.com
Triad Centre III, 6070 Poplar Ave, Ste 550
Memphis, TN 38119-3906

Matt graduated magna cum laude from the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, University of Memphis and was in the top 10% of his class.

While in law school, Matt served as Production Manager for the Tennessee Journal of Practice and Procedure and was a Law School Student Ambassador and Orientation Leader. He was the 2006 Commencement Chairman for the Student Bar Association and served as

West TN Delegate
Katy Olita
Batson, Nolan, PLC
kwolita@batsonnolan.com
121 S THIRD ST
Clarksville, TN 37041

Katy was raised in Clarksville, Tennessee and is a graduate of Northeast High School. She attended college at the University of Tennessee, where she majored in Psychology. After graduation, Katy attended the University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. While in law school, she was a member of the University of Memphis Law Review, served as the Executive Director of the Student Bar