Real Estate Law Section

The section monitors, studies and proposes statutory developments in property law and keeps its membership updated by sending periodic e-newsletters. It also produces annual CLE programming for real estate lawyers and others.

Chair
Webb Sanders PLLC
125 W Hester Rd
Cottontown, TN 37048
(615)581-0804
Vice-Chair
CloseTrak
5860 Ridgeway Center Parkway Suite 101
Memphis, TN 38120
(901)333-1360

Opinion: Homeless Vets Lack Access to Justice

Gary Housepian with the Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands writes in today’s Tennessean that there are nearly 40,000 homeless veterans in America and another 1.4 million at risk of homelessness. This fact, he suggests, complicates efforts to provide legal services to veterans, who often need help with eviction and foreclosure, outstanding warrants and fines and child support issues. Housepian calls on his fellow lawyers to provide critical civil legal services and urges veterans to reach out for help.

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Administrative Law Forum Coming Next Week

The TBA will hold a CLE on administrative law Nov. 18 at the Tennessee Bar Center in Nashville. Speakers will cover a wide range of topics including updates on Sunshine Laws, state contracts and real property issues such as easements, surveys, title searches and opinions, contracts, memorandums of understanding, leases and negotiations. A final panel will focus on ethics in the context of work/life balance.

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