Family Law Section

One of the goals of the Family Law Section is to bring practitioners together who share a common interest in family law. The section newsletter keeps practitioners abreast of changes in the law, as does the section’s annual CLE program.

Chair
Rogers Kamm & Shea
2205 State St
Nashville, TN 37203
(615)320-0600
Immediate Past Chair
Southeast Tennessee Legal Services
821 Houston St #203
Chattanooga, TN 37403
(423)756-0128
Vice-Chair
Shea Moskovitz Mcghee
530 Oak Court Dr, Ste 355
Memphis, TN 38117-3733
(901)821-0044

Lawmakers Call on Federal Judge to Resign

Four members of the U.S. Congress are calling for the resignation of U.S. District Court Judge Mark Fuller, who was arrested on domestic violence charges last month. Republican Sens. Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions and Democrat Rep. Terri Sewell of Alabama, and Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri say the Alabama judge should step down after allegedly throwing his wife to the floor, pulling her hair and kicking her at an Atlanta hotel. Fuller has accepted a plea deal to have the arrest removed if he undergoes domestic violence counseling. Politico has more on the story.

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Domestic Violence Event Set for Sept. 25

The Partnership for Families, Children and Adults will offer a one-hour educational event for Chattanoogans interested in learning more about domestic violence. The session will take place at noon on Sept. 25 at the partnership’s office at 1800 McCallie Ave., Chattanooga 37404. Free parking is available. The session will cover a variety of topics, including signs of abuse, resources for victims, safety planning and how to talk to teens about the issue. For more information contact Julie Tipton at (423) 697-3829. The Chattanoogan.com has more.

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