General-Solo-Small Firm Practitioners Section

This section provides its members with programs designed to further the professionalism, prestige and effectiveness of the practitioner. Members receive notice of legislation and other issues affecting them through the section’s newsletter.

Romer, Lane & Howard PLLC
P O Box 797
Jamestown, TN 38556
Immediate Past Chair
Wilson Worley, PC
PO Box 88
Kingsport, TN 37662

Learn More, Speak Up About Indigent Defense Rates

Lawyers interested in learning more about the work of the Tennessee Supreme Court’s Indigent Representation Task Force, which has been conducting listening tours across the state, are invited to join a conference call with TBA Public Policy Coordinator Brenda Gadd this Friday at noon Central Daylight Time. To join the call dial 855-795-9620 and enter passcode 5582234161.

A week later, on July 29, the task force will be at the Nashville School of Law, 4013 Armory Oaks Dr., Nashville 37204 for its final forum. The event will take place in Room 200 beginning at 8:30 a.m. Sign up here to share your experience with indigent representation and why an increase in the compensation rate is needed.

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15-Hour Annual CLE on Tap for August

The TBA’s three-day General Practice CLE will be Aug. 18-20 in Nashville. It will feature 15 hours of best practices and updates in various areas of the law, including ethics hours. On Aug. 26, FastTrack CLEs on site in Knoxville and Memphis will provide seven hours of live credit and eight prepaid credits to complete online at any time, from home or on your mobile device. Get details at the links above.

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