Animal Law Section

The Animal Law Section focuses on promoting the study and understanding of laws, regulations and court decisions dealing with legal issues involving animals.

Chair
King & King, P.L.C.
2790 N Highland Ave # A
Jackson, TN 38305-1843
(731)664-6864
Immediate Past Chair
Tennessee Farmers Insurance...
P.O. Box 998
Columbia, TN 384020998
(931)388-7872
Vice-Chair
Meharry Medical College
1005 Dr. D.B.Todd Jr. Blvd, Ste 305
Nashville, TN 37208-3599
(615)327-6126
Staff Coordinator
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)383-7421

Share Your Thoughts on Proposed Amendments to Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 6

The Supreme Court recently requested comment on proposed amendments to TSC Rule 6 that would require new attorneys to complete a Tennessee Law Course within one year of admission to the Tennessee bar. The Tennessee Bar Association has a working group on this issue and will be drafting comments in response to the court's Order for Comment. To ensure this comment best reflects members’ views and positions, the groups is looking for your feedback. Share your thoughts about the proposed amendments through this form by June 8.
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    Animal Law Event at Montgomery Bell

    The Animal Law Forum will be held at beautiful Montgomery Bell State Park on May 11. Sessions will range from pet trusts to current Tennessee law involving animals. Additional topics will address the Tennessee Disaster Animal Response Team and ethical considerations regarding the provision of service and aid to pet owners following large-scale disasters.  
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