Disability Law Section

The section serves as a resource for Tennessee lawyers practicing in the area of disability rights or who have an interest in building a disability rights practice. The section offers continuing legal education and a forum for advancing disability rights.

Chair
George & George
PO Box 8130
Gallatin, TN 37066
(615)451-1550 x: x103
Vice-Chair
Law Office of Donna Simpson
PO Box 2327
Cookeville, TN 38502
(931)526-2933

Register Today for the 135th Annual TBA Convention

Join us on June 15-18 in Nashville for the 135th Annual Convention! Registration for the 2016 TBA Convention includes:

  • free access to all TBA CLE programming;
  • the Opening Reception;
  • the Bench Bar Programming and Luncheon;
  • Law School and general breakfasts;
  • the Lawyers Luncheon;
  • the Thursday evening Joint (TBA/TLAW/TABL) Reception;
  • the Thursday night dinner and entertainment at the George Jones Museum;
  • and the Friday night Dance Party.

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2016 Microsoft Legal Internship for Law Student with a Disability

The American Bar Association's (ABA) Commission on Disability Rights has partnered with Microsoft to provide a summer internship opportunity for a highly motivated, first-year law student who is living with a disability.

Legal interns will work within Microsoft's Corporate, External and Legal Affairs department in Redmond, Washington. They will have a broad range of responsibilities from across the department, which may include researching legal issues impacting business strategy, drafting transactional documents, attending client meetings and product reviews, and collaborating with internal teams on cross-group projects. Get ready to overcome challenges, forge solutions and provide direct counsel to the cutting edge of the world's most dynamic industry.

For more information on the internship or if you would like to find out how to recommend a student, please click here.

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