Tax Law Section

This section provides continuing legal education to its members in the areas of state and federal taxation law. It also maintains a liaison with the Tennessee District of the Southeast Region of the IRS and the Tennessee Department of Revenue.

Chair
Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis...
511 Union St #2700
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)850-8695
Immediate Past Chair
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
1600 Division St. Suite 700
Nashville, TN 37203
(615)244-2383

Bill Young Returning to AG’s Office

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery announced today that Bill Young will rejoin the office as associate chief deputy. Young, a former solicitor general, will supervise special projects, oversee legislative matters, coordinate multistate initiatives and assist with daily office operations. Young worked in the Attorney General’s office from 1987 to 1995. He left in 1995 to serve as deputy commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance, a position he held for four years. Later he was named senior vice president, chief compliance officer and general counsel for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee. He most recently was working as director of the Administrative Office of the Courts.

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Memphis Lawyer Dies

Memphis lawyer William Clary Lunsford died Sunday (June 8). Born in 1939, Lunsford received his law degree from Vanderbilt University and worked at Pete Marrick in Little Rock, Arkansas, before practicing Tax and Estate Law in Memphis at the old Montidonico Firm. Later he was a partner at Laughlin Halle Law Firm. Funeral services were held Monday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Grace-St. Luke's Church in Memphis, Grace Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 1791 in Anniston, Alabama, or to the charity of one's choice.

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