Leadership

Litigation Leadership

Chair
Sarah Akin
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
sarah.akin@ogletreedeakins.com
401 Commerce Street, Ste. 1200
Nashville, TN 37219
 
East TN Delegate
Curtis Bowe
Bowe & Associates, PLLC
curtisbowe@boweandassociates.com
707 Georgia Ave, Suite 200
Chattanooga, TN 37402
 
East TN Delegate
Dan Coughlin
Massengill, Caldwell & Coughlin, P.C.
danieldcoughlin@gmail.com
777 Anderson St
Bristol, TN 37620

Following law school, Mr. Coughlin clerked for two Tennessee Court of Appeals Judges. Since then, he has engaged in the private practice of law throughout Upper East Tennessee for nearly two decades, focusing on civil litigation involving personal injuries, workers' compensation, disability, insurance disputes, probate and conservatorships. He has been certified as a Civil Trial Specialist

Middle TN Delegate
Michael Abelow
Sherrard & Roe PLC
mabelow@sherrardroe.com
150 3rd Ave S #1100
Nashville, TN 37201
 
Middle TN Delegate
Clint Kelly
The Kelly Firm
Clint@kellyfirm.org
629 East Main Street
Hendersonville, TN 37075

CLINTON L. KELLY
Board Certified in Medical Malpractice Law
by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys
Certified as a Medical Malpractice Specialist
by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education
“Clint” was born in Knoxville, Tennessee on February 25, 1968. He received his Diploma in 1986 from Montgomery Bell Academy, his Bachelor of

Vice-Chair
John McCann
Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC
jmccann@bpjlaw.com
130 N. Court Ave
Memphis, TN 38103
 
West TN Delegate
Andrea Malkin
Lewis Thomason
malkina@lewisthomason.com
40 S. Main St., Suite 2900
Memphis, TN 38103