Success

Have you or an attorney at your firm won an award, experienced a career move, or enjoyed another notable achievement? Enter it at www.tba.org/success and if they are a member, we will list them here!

 
Jonathan Steen
Career Move
  • Firm: Spragins, Barnett & Cobb, PLC
  • Position: Attorney

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2018
 
Shelby Dodson
Career Move
  • Firm: Legal Aid Society of Middle Tenness...
  • Position: Staff Attorney

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2018
 
Jacob Perry
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2018 Attorney for Justice
  • From: Tennessee Supreme Court Access to Justice Commission

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2018
 
Jeffrey Ward
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Fellow
  • From: American College of Trial Lawyers

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2018
 
Todd Murrah
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2017 Mid-South Super Lawyer
  • From: Super Lawyers

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
Edwin Wallis
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2017 Mid-South Super Lawyer
  • From: Super Lawyers

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
Kyle Cannon
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2017 Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • From: Super Lawyers

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
Lewis Lyons
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2017 Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • From: Super Lawyers

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
Ronna Kinsella
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2017 Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • From: Super Lawyers

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
Jonathan Stokes
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2017 Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • From: Super Lawyers

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
William F. Goodman III
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Who’s Who Legal: Product Liability Defence 2018
  • From: Who's Who

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2018
 
Lela Hollabaugh
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Who’s Who Legal: Product Liability Defence 2018
  • From: Who's Who

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2018
 
Jay Kiesewetter
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Labor & Employment - Tennessee - Ranked Lawyers
  • From: Chambers USA

  • Submitted: May 4, 2018
 
Jeff Weintraub
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Labor & Employment - Tennessee - Ranked Lawyers
  • From: Chambers USA

  • Submitted: May 4, 2018
 
David Cocke
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Leonard Dunavant
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Paul Edwards
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Cynthia Barnett
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Nashville Public Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year”
  • From: Best Lawyers

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2018
 
Charles Cavagnaro
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Blake Bourland
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Joseph Getz
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Russell Hensley
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Katharine Jungkind
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Michael Marshall
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
John Murrah
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Aaron Nash
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Caren Nichol
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Richard Nichol
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
W. Lytle Nichol
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
William Nichol
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Andrew M. Raines
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Andrew H. Raines
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Daniel Robinson
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
David Scruggs
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Joel Sklar
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Harley Steffens
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Elizabeth Stengel
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
John Willet
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Brian Yoakum
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
W Kerby Bowling
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Frank N. Stockdale Carney
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Mary Laster
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
John McQuiston
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
David Porteous
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Eugene Weathersby
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Martin Wohlfarth
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2018
 
Lewis Culpepper
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Best Lawyers 2019
  • From: The Best Lawyers in America

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2018
 
Robert J. Wilkinson
Achievement

Robert J. Wilkinson, attorney and Ch. 7 Trustee in...

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2018
 
Tracy Knight
Career Move
  • Firm: Batson Nolan PLC
  • Position: Associate Attorney

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
Ronna Kinsella
Achievement

Glassman, Wyatt, Tuttle & Cox P.C. attorney Ronna ...

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
Amanda Jelks
Achievement

Amanda N. Jelks, Managing Attorney for Jelks Law, ...

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
 
Devin Lyon
Career Move
  • Firm: Arnett Draper & Hagood, LLP
  • Position: Attorney

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2018
 
Amanda Jowers
Achievement

Amanda Fisher Jowers has joined Charles Anthony Ma...

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2018
 
Jessica VAN DYKE
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Robert W. Ritchie Service Award
  • From: Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2018
 
Charles Grant
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Legal Aid Society
  • Role: Board President

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2018
 
Clinton Woodfin
Achievement

Spicer Rudstrom, PLLC is pleased to announce that ...

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2018
 
Rebecca Adelman
Career Move
  • Firm: Adelman Law Firm
  • Position: Founder

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2018
 
Laney Cabrera
Career Move
  • Firm: Spicer Rudstrom, PLLC
  • Position: Associate

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2018
 
Jared Renfroe
Achievement

Spicer Rudstrom, PLLC is pleased to announce the r...

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2018
 
Tonya Cammon
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Election as a Fellow of the Chattanooga Bar Foundation
  • From: Chattanooga Bar Association

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2018
 
Shaina Thompson
Career Move
  • Firm: Legal Aid Society of Middle Tenness...
  • Position: Family Law Lead Attorney

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2018
 
James Mackler
Career Move
  • Firm: LeClairRyan
  • Position: Senior Counsel

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2018
 
Jonathan Wolf
Career Move
  • Firm: Stites & Harbison, PLLC
  • Position: Attorney

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2018
 
Benjamin Entwistle
Achievement

Leadership Franklin has selected Stites & Harbison...

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2018
 
Jonathan Griffith
Achievement

Named 2018 Outstanding Trial Lawyer of the Year by...

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2018
 
Nicholas Christiansen
Achievement

Hudson, Reed & McCreary, PLLC of Murfreesboro, Ten...

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2018
 
Jacob Perry
Career Move
  • Firm: Adams and Reese
  • Position: Associate

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2018
 
John Billings
Career Move
  • Firm: TCV Trust & Wealth Management
  • Position: Vice President of Client Administra...

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2018
 
Caldwell Collins
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2018 American Bar Association (ABA) "On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers"
  • From: ABA's Young Lawyers Division (YLD)

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2018
 
Hannah Tippett
Achievement

Hannah Tippett, an attorney at the office of Mosto...

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2018
 
Jessica Reeves
Career Move
  • Firm: Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
  • Position: Associate

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2018
 
C. Michael Adams
Career Move
  • Firm: Evans Petree PC
  • Position: Shareholder

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2018
 
Jennifer Robinson
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Littler Hospitality Industry Group
  • Role: Co-Chair

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2018
 
Andre Bahou
Career Move
  • Firm: Waller
  • Position: Partner

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2018
 
Lawrence Laurenzi
Career Move
  • Firm: Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell ...
  • Position: Of Counsel

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2018
 
David Schuette
Achievement

SIMS|FUNK, PLC Announces that Gil Schuette has be...

  • Submitted: May 30, 2018
 
Blake Garner
Career Move
  • Firm: Parkerson | Santel, PLLC
  • Position: Attorney

  • Submitted: May 29, 2018
 
Thomas Wiseman
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Governor Bill Haslam
  • Role: University of Tennessee Board of Trustees

  • Submitted: May 27, 2018
 
Linda Blackwelder
Career Move
  • Firm: Legal Aid Society of Middle Tenness...
  • Position: Staff Attorney

  • Submitted: May 25, 2018
 
Matthew White
Achievement

Matt White of Baker Donelson has earned certificat...

  • Submitted: May 17, 2018
 
Austin Rainey
Career Move
  • Firm: Wiseman Bray PLLC
  • Position: Attorney

  • Submitted: May 14, 2018
 
Zachary Oswald
Career Move
  • Firm: Legal Aid Society - Gallatin office
  • Position: Managing Attorney

  • Submitted: May 3, 2018
 
Andrew Yonchak
Achievement

Baker Donelson Announces Newly Elected Shareholder...

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2018
 
Matthew White
Achievement

Baker Donelson Announces Newly Elected Shareholder...

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2018
 
Melanie Walker
Achievement

Baker Donelson Announces Melanie C. Walker Elected...

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2018
 
Elizabeth Stengel
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Tennessee Association of Construction Counsel
  • Role: President

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2018
 
Mary Jo Middlebrooks
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Mary Jo Middlebrooks
  • From: Jackson Area Business & Professional Women and The Jackson Sun

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2018
 
C. Tucker Herndon
Achievement

BURR & FORMAN NAMES TUCKER HERNDON NASHVILLE OFFIC...

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2018
 
David Jones
Career Move
  • Firm: Fisher Phillips
  • Position: Regional Managing Partner

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2018
 
Justin Hayden
Career Move
  • Firm: Pinnacle Financial Partners, Inc.
  • Position: Legal Counsel

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2018
 
Clinton Sanko
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2018 Readers' Choice Awards
  • From: JD Supra

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2018
 
Zachary Busey
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Information Privacy Certification
  • From: International Association of Privacy Professionals

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2018
 
George Lewis
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Legal Services Corporation
  • Role: Member of National Disaster Taskforce

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
 
Joshua Ehrenfeld
Achievement

Birmingham, Ala., March 28, 2018 – Burr & Forman...

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2018
 
Rebecca Adelman
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Professionals of the Year - Outside Counsel finalist
  • From: The CLM

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2018
 
Tara Blake
Career Move
  • Firm: Butler Snow LLP
  • Position: Attorney

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2018
 
Emily Mack
Career Move
  • Firm: Bone McAllester Norton PLLC
  • Position: Attorney

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2018
 
Samuel Jackson
Career Move
  • Firm: Bone McAllester Norton PLLC
  • Position: Attorney

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2018
 
Terry Gentle
Achievement

Miller & Martin PLLC announced the election of T.J...

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2018
 
Robert McDowell
Career Move
  • Firm: Bone McAllester Norton PLLC
  • Position: Of Counsel

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2018
 
Thomas Forrester
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Mid-South Commercial Law Institute
  • Role: Board of Directors

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2018
 
Scott Weiss
Achievement

Scott Weiss has become Tennessee’s first College...

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2018
 
Scott Weiss
Career Move
  • Firm: Ortale Kelley Law Firm
  • Position: Scott D. Weiss, Esq., CCAL Fellow

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2018
 
Rebecca McKelvey Castañeda
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Tennessee Lieutenant Governor Randy McNally
  • Role: member, Tennessee Post-Conviction Defender Oversight Commission

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2018
 
Andrea Anderson
Career Move
  • Firm: Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg & Wald...
  • Position: Associate

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
Richard Glassman
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2017 Mid-South Super Lawyer
  • From: Super Lawyers

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
 
Stephen Shields
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission
  • Role: Member

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
Eugene Guerre
Career Move
  • Firm: Rogers, Kamm & Shea
  • Position: Associate Attorney

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
Karen Boyd
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Pro Bono Service Award
  • From: Legal Services Corporation

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
Charles Hubbard
Achievement

Elected member of Kay Grffin, PLLC

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
Michael Johnson
Achievement

Elected member of Kay Griffin, PLLC

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
Louis Britt
Achievement

Elected to FordHarrison’s Executive Committee, t...

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
Sehrish Siddiqui
Achievement

Elected new member of Bass Berry and Sims

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
Earl Houston
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Sam A. Myar Jr. Memorial Award
  • From: Memphis Bar Association

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
William Campbell
Appointment
  • Appointed By: U.S. Senate
  • Role: U.S. District Court Judge for the Middle District of Tennessee

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
Ronna Kinsella
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Defense Research Institute
  • Role: Membership Chair for the Commercial Litigation Committee’s Pretrial Practice & Procedure Special Litigation Group

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
 
Lee Mangum
Career Move
  • Firm: Grant, Konvalinka and Harrison, PC
  • Position: Associate

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
 
Joshua Burgener
Achievement

Elected Member of Dickinson Wright's Nashville off...

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
 
William Wooten
Career Move
  • Firm: Evans Petree
  • Position: Shareholder

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
 
Courtney Lutz
Career Move
  • Firm: Leitner, Williams, Dooley and Napol...
  • Position: Associate

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
 
Jessica Malloy-Thorpe
Career Move
  • Firm: Miller & Martin PLLC
  • Position: Attorney

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
 
William Morelli
Appointment
  • Appointed By: Ingram Industries Inc.
  • Role: Board of Directors

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
 
Bruce Gill
Career Move
  • Firm: Leitner, Williams, Dooley and Napol...
  • Position: Managing Member

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
 
Scarlett Singleton
Career Move
  • Firm: Bradley
  • Position: Counsel

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2017
 
Jennifer Dobbins
Career Move
  • Firm: Stone & Hinds, P.C.
  • Position: Associate

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2017
 
Meredith Williams
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management
  • From: The College of Law Practice Management

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2017
 
David Rueff
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management
  • From: College of Law Practice Management

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2017
 
Michael Goodin
Career Move
  • Firm: Hagwood Adelman Tipton
  • Position: managing attorney

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
 
Matthew Wright
Achievement

Wright has been elected to the Executive Board of ...

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
 
Thallen Brassel
Achievement

Brassel has been elected to the board of the Nashv...

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
 
Clarence Lutz
Career Move
  • Firm: Shuttleworth PLLC
  • Position: associate

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
 
Peter Rosen
Career Move
  • Firm: Venick Kuhn Byassee Austin and Rose...
  • Position: Partner

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
 
Ann Cargile
Award/Recognition
  • Award: 2017 Legacy Award
  • From: Women in Commercial Real Estate

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
 
Taylor Sample
Career Move
  • Firm: Bass, Berry & Sims
  • Position: Associate

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
 
Kristin Dunavant
Career Move
  • Firm: Bass, Berry & Sims
  • Position: Senior Corporate Attorney

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
 
Parker Brown
Career Move
  • Firm: Fidelis Law
  • Position: associate

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
 
Joycelyn Stevenson
Career Move
  • Firm: Tennessee Bar Association
  • Position: Executive Director

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
 
Sarah Hannah
Award/Recognition
  • Award: Nashville Emerging Leader
  • From: Nashville Chamber of Commerce/YP Nashville

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017