TBA Announces 2007 Leadership Law Class

Lawyers selected from across the state to start 6-month program

NASHVILLE, Jan. 2, 2007 — The Tennessee Bar Association has announced its 2007 Leadership Law class. The six-month program is designed to equip Tennessee lawyers with the vision, knowledge and skills necessary to serve as leaders in their profession and local communities.

Class members include:

Chattanooga: Charles Fisher with Grant, Konvalinka & Harrison; Thomas Greenholtz with Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel; Robin Miller with Gearhiser, Peters, Lockaby, Cavett & Elliott; and Hamilton County General Sessions Judge Christie Mahn Sell.

Clarksville: Ray Runyon with Runyon & Runyon.

Franklin: Kim Helper with the District Attorney’s Office.

Johnson City: Brent Young with Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz.

Knoxville: Heather Anderson with Howard & Howard; Ursula Bailey with Stacy, Witt & Cooper; Joshua Ball with Hodges, Doughty & Carson; Michael King with Woolf, McClane, Bright, Allen & Carpenter; Mary Maddox with Frantz, McConnell & Seymour; Angelia Morie Nystrom with Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz; and John Winters with Kramer Rayson.

Maryville: Justin Martin with Kizer & Black Attorneys.

Memphis: Amy Ferguson with Glankler Brown; Beverly Gates with Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz; Darryl Gresham with Allen, Summers, Simpson, Lillie & Gresham; Justin Ross with Federal Express; David Smith with Thomas & Betts Corporation; Emily Taube with Adams and Reese; and Daniel Van Horn with Butler, Snow, O’Mara, Stevens & Cannada.

Nashville: Keenan Carter with Waller, Lansden, Dortch & Davis; Mark Chalos with Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein; David Changas with Lewis, King, Krieg & Waldrop; Davidson County General Sessions Judge Angelita Dalton; David Esquivel with Bass, Berry & Sims; Robert Mendes with MGLAW; Todd Presnell with Miller & Martin; Davidson County Chancery Court Clerk & Master Cristi Scott; Nancy Stabell with Waller, Lansden, Dortch & Davis; Mary Bernadette Welch with the Tennessee Department of Revenue; Bryan Williams with Cornelius & Collins; and Stephen Zralek with Bone McAllester Norton.


The Tennessee Bar Association (TBA) is the largest professional association in Tennessee with more than 11,000 members. Founded in 1881, the TBA provides opportunities for continuing legal education, professional development and public service. The TBA’s dedication to serving the state’s legal community is evidenced by its membership roll, which represents the entire spectrum of legal practice: plaintiff and defense lawyers, corporate counsel, judges, prosecutors, public defenders, government lawyers and legal services attorneys.

For More Information

Stacey Shrader Joslin
Tennessee Bar Association
(615)277-3218
221 Fourth Ave. N., Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219