Corporate Counsel Section

The Corporate Counsel Section is a resource for Tennessee lawyers practicing as in-house counsel. This section was formed by the TBA in recognition of the need for a venue for corporate counsel to share views and develop relationships with colleagues.

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P O Box 295
Hermitage, TN 37076
ORNL Federal Credit Union
221 South Rutgers Avenue
Oak Ridge, TN 37831

2015 Corporate Counsel Pro Bono Gala Set for March 7

The TBA Access to Justice Committee, in partnership with the TBA Corporate Counsel Section and the Tennessee Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, will host the Ninth Annual Corporate Counsel Pro Bono Initiative Gala March 7 at the Hermitage Hotel in Nashville. Law firms, corporations and individuals are invited to support the event by becoming sponsors or purchasing tickets. Presentation of the 2015 Corporate Counsel Pro Bono Initiative (CCPBI) awards – which recognize the Tennessee law firm and corporate legal department that best exemplify a commitment to access to justice – also will take place at the event. Nominations for the awards are being accepted through Nov. 14. CCPBI engages corporate counsel and in-house lawyers in pro bono work. Since the inception of the program, more than $425,000 has been raised and distributed to organizations across the state that connect corporate lawyers to local pro bono projects.

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Pro Bono Work to be Honored at Memphis Reception

Celebrate the pro bono accomplishments of Memphis attorneys and law firms at a Pro Bono Reception Oct. 29 at Martin Tate Morrow & Marston. Special honorees are the law firms, governmental agencies and corporate legal departments who have sponsored the Saturday Legal Clinics. The event is sponsored by BankTennessee and The Marston Group. The law firm is located on the 10th floor of International Place, Tower II.  For more information, contact Cindy Ettingoff at Memphis Area Legal Services.

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