Attorneys Honored at Lawyers Luncheon

Attorneys from across Tennessee were recognized for outstanding works Friday (June 14) during the Lawyers Luncheon at the TBA Annual Convention in Nashville. Incoming TBA President Cindy Wyrick also took the oath of office and spoke about her plans for the year at the event. (Photos by Elizabeth Slagle Todaro, Jenny Jones and Barry Kolar)

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Incoming TBA President Cindy Wyrick takes the oath of office from Supreme Court Chief Justice Gary R. Wade.
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TBA Immediate Past President Jackie Dixon (right) and Vice President Bill Harbison look on as Wyrick takes the oath of office.
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TBA leaders past and present with Executive Director Allan Ramsaur (center). From left: outgoing YLD President David Veile, outgoing TBA President Jackie Dixon, new TBA President Cindy Wyrick and new YLD President David McDowell.
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Supreme Court Justice Janice M. Holder (center) was awarded the Justice Frank F. Drowota III Outstanding Judicial Service Award. She is shown here with Jackie Dixon (left) and Cindy Wyrick.

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The Justice Joseph W. Henry Award was given to Knoxville lawyer Daniel Headrick (center) for his Tennessee Bar Journal article, “How to Act During a Deposition.” He is shown with Jackie Dixon and Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Gary Wade.

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Memphis lawyer Bill Haltom (left) accepts the TBA YLD Fellows William M. Leech Public Service Award on behalf of his former law partner Elizabeth Collins. The award was given posthumously by Knoxville attorney and Fellows President Angelia Nystrom.
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TBA President Cindy Wyrick (right) presents a gift to Jackie Dixon for her service to the association.
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Cindy Wyrick gathers with her family and Chief Justice Gary Wade after taking office.
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Supreme Court Chief Justice Gary R. Wade and Jackie Dixon with TBA Video Contest middle school winner Alyssa Neuhof.
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Supreme Court Chief Justice Gary R. Wade and Jackie Dixon with TBA Video Contest high school winner Jeff Carter.