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Posted by: Landry Butler on Dec 20, 2011

Attorneys across Tennessee are donating their time and talents on April 4, 2009, to bring access to justice to those in need. Click on a city below to learn more about how you can take part in your area.

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City / Area
Date
Event
Contact Name
Volunteer Groups Involved
Bristol
4/4/09
Legal Clinic
Focus on debt collection cases

United Way of Bristol
315 8th Street
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 968-4912

9 a.m. to noon
Myers N. Massengill II
Massengill, Caldwell & Hyder PC
777 Anderson Street
PO Box 1745
Bristol, TN 37621
(423) 764-1174
massengillmyers@netscape.net
TBA YLD, Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Chattanooga
4/4/09
Legal Clinic
Focus on family law, landlord tenant act, debt collection, bankruptcy, wills and estates

Brainerd Recreation Center
1010 N. Moore Road
Chattanooga, TN 37411
(423) 425-3600

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
David McDowell
Gearhiser Peters Lockaby Cavett & Elliott PLLC
320 McCallie Ave.
Chattanooga, TN 37402
(423) 756-5171
dmcdowell@gplce.com
TBA YLD, TBA Leadership Law, Chattanooga Legal Professionals Association, Legal Aid of East Tennessee, Inns of Court, local judiciary
Chattanooga 4/4/09 Veterans Representation Clinic

Brainerd Recreation Center
1010 N. Moore Road
Chattanooga, TN 37411
(423) 425-3600

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Nancy Pagano
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
744 McCallie Ave.
Suite 410
Chattanooga, TN 37403
(423) 756-4013

npagano@laet.org
Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Clarksville
4/4/09
Legal Clinic for Domestic Violence Victims

Sarah Mann Bldg.
217 Third Street
Clarksville, TN 37040
(931) 648-9090

10 a.m. to noon
Bradley M. Carter
Runyon & Runyon
301 Main Street
Clarksville, TN 37040
(931) 647-3377
bcarter@runyonandrunyon.com
TBA YLD, Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands, Hilldale Kiwanis
Columbia
3/28/09
Legal Clinic

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands
104 West 7th Street
Columbia, TN 38401
(931) 381-5533

9 a.m. to noon on March 28
Patrick Carter
Hardin Parkes Kelley &
Carter PLLC
102 West 7th Street, Suite 100
PO Box 929
Columbia, TN 38401
(931) 388-4022
pcarter@hardinandparkes.com
TBA YLD, Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands
Cookeville
4/4/09
Legal Clinic

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands
9 South Jefferson Ave.
Suite 102
Cookeville, TN 38501
(931) 528-7436

9 a.m. to noon
Rachel Moses and Marla Williams
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands
9 South Jefferson Ave.
Suite 102
Cookeville, TN 38501
(931) 528-7436
rmoses@las.org
mwilliams@las.org
TBA YLD, Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands, Putnam County Bar Association
Dyer and Obion counties
Ongoing
Meet the Need Challenge*
Jason Robert Creasy
Wilkerson, Gauldin, Hayes & Jenkins
PO Box 220
Dyersburg, TN 38025
(731) 286-2401
jcreasy@wghatty.com
Dyer County Bar Association and others
Gallatin 4/4/09 Legal Clinic

Union High Resource Center
600 Small Street
Gallatin, TN 37066
(615) 442-7575

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Steven J. Christopher
Legal Aid Society of Middle TN and the Cumberlands
650 North Water Ave.
Gallatin, TN  37066
Office: (615) 451-1880
Cell: (615) 484-7588
schristopher@las.org
Legal Aid Society of Middle TN and the Cumberlands
Jackson
4/4/09
Legal Clinic

Jackson Chamber of Commerce
197 Auditorium Street
Jackson, TN 38301
(731) 423-2200

8 a.m. to noon
Anna Banks Cash
Office of the District Attorney, 26th Judicial District
225 Martin Luther King
Suite 201
PO Box 2825
Jackson, TN 38302
(731) 423-5800
abcash@tndagc.com
TBA YLD, West Tennessee Legal Services, Jackson-Madison County Bar Association and YLD
Johnson City 4/4/09 Legal Clinic

Legal Aid of East Tennessee
311 W. Walnut Street
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 928-8311

9 a.m. to noon
Suzanne S. Cook
Hunter, Smith & Davis, LLP
100 Medtech Parkway
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 283-6302
sscook@hsdlaw.com
Legal Aid of East Tennessee, Washington County Bar Association
Kingsport 4/4/09 Advanced Directives Pro Bono Initiative**

The Wexford House
2421 John B. Dennis Hwy.
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 288-3988
 
Meredith B. Humbert
Hunter Smith & Davis LLP
PO Box 3740
1212 North Eastman Road
Kingsport, TN 37664
(423) 378-8864
mhumbert@hsdlaw.com
 
Knoxville
4/4/09
Legal Clinic and Public Legal Education Workshop

UT College of Law
1505 W. Cumberland Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37916
(865) 974-2521

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Housing counselors will be available, as well as interpreters for the deaf and Spanish speakers.
Sonda Gifford
Woolf McClane Bright Allen &
Carpenter PLLC
900 South Gay Street
Suite 900
Knoxville, TN 37901
(865) 215-1000
sgifford@woolfmcclane.com
TBA YLD, TBA Leadership Law, Legal Aid of East Tennessee, Knoxville Bar Association and Barristers, University of Tennessee College of Law
Knoxville 4/4/09 Advanced Directives Pro Bono Initiative**
Harry P. Ogden
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell  & Berkowitz PC
2200 Riverview Tower
900 South Gay Street
PO Box 1792
Knoxville, TN 37901
(865) 549-7000
hogden@bakerdonelson.com
 
Knoxville Ongoing Meet the Need Challenge* Jason Long
London & Amburn PC
607 Market Street, Suite 900
Knoxville, TN 37902
(865) 637-0203
jlong@latlaw.com
 
Lebanon
4/4/09
Legal Clinic for Low Income and Elderly Citizens

Hearthside at Castle Heights Retirement Home
215 N Castle Heights Ave.
Lebanon, TN 37087
(615) 443-1994

1 to 4 p.m.
David Veile
Lowery, Lowery & Cherry PLLC
150 Public Square
Lebanon, TN 37087
(615) 444-7222
dveile@lowerylaw.com
TBA YLD, Legal Aid of Midde Tennessee & the Cumberlands, 15th Judicial District Bar Association
Maryville
4/4/09
Legal Clinic and Wills for Heroes

Blount County Public Library
508 North Cusick Street
Maryville, TN 37804
(865) 982-0981

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Justin Martin
Kizer & Black Attorneys PLLC
329 Cates Street
Maryville, TN 37801
(865) 980-1629
justinrmartin@gmail.com
Legal Clinic: TBA YLD, Blount County Bar Association, Legal Aid of East Tennessee, Blount County Library
Wills for Heroes: TBA YLD
Memphis
4/3/09
Legal Lines Call In Program
WREG News Channel 3
4 to 6:30 p.m.

Number to call for advice:
(800) 753-9734
Dottie McCallen
Communications Director
Memphis Bar Association
80 Monroe Ave., Suite 220
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 527-3573
dmccallen@memphisbar.org
Memphis Bar Association YLD, University of Memphis Cecil C. Humpreys School of Law, TBA YLD
Memphis
4/4/09
Wills for Heroes

Ben Hooks Central Library
3030 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38111
(901) 415-2700

9:15 a.m. start
Asa Baker
Leitner Williams Dooley & Napolitan PLLC
Data Company Building
254 Court Ave.
Second Floor
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 527-0214
asa.baker@leitnerfirm.com
TBA YLD
Memphis
4/4/09
Legal Clinic

Ben Hooks Central Library
3030 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38111
(901) 415-2700

9:15 a.m. start
Linda Warren Seely
Memphis Area Legal Services
109 North Main Street
Second Floor
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 523-8822
lseely@malsi.org
Memphis Bar Association, Memphis Area Legal Services, Memphis Bar Leadership Class, TBA YLD
Memphis
4/4/09
Juvenile Court Clinic

Binghampton United Methodist Church
258 North Merton
Memphis, TN 38112

1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Meg Jones
Community Legal Center
910 Vance Ave.
Memphis, TN 38126
(901) 543-3395
megclc@gmail.com
Community Legal Center, National Institute for Law & Equity
Memphis
4/4/09
Advanced Directives Pro Bono Initiative**

Signature Nursing Home
1150 Dovecrest Road
Memphis, TN 38134
(901) 382-1700

St. Francis Nursing Home
5959 Park Ave.
Memphis, TN 38119
(901) 765-3110

Kings Daughters & Sons Nursing Home
3568 Appling Road
Memphis, TN 38133
(901) 272-7405

Cordova Estates Assisted Living
1535 Appling Care Lane
Cordova, TN 38018
(901) 377-7500

Germantown Plantation Senior Living
9293 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38138
(901) 751-3299

2 to 4 p.m.
David Cook
Hardison Law Firm
119 S Main Street, Suite 800
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 525-8776
dcook@hard-law.com
Memphis Bar Association, Memphis Area Legal Services
Memphis 4/4/09 Race Judicata 5K Run/Walk
Benefiting Memphis Area Legal Services


Mason YMCA
3548 Walker Ave.
Memphis, TN 38111
(901) 458-9622

Registration: 8 a.m.
Race: 10 a.m.
Omar Malik
University of Memphis School of Law
Omalik@memphis.edu

Register online
Student Bar Association of the University of Memphis School of Law
Murfreesboro 4/4/09 Legal Clinic

Hastings Conference Center
Middle Tenn. Medical Center
509 East Bell Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Barbara Futter
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands
526 North Walnut Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 890-0905
bfutter@las.org
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands
Nashville
4/4/09
Wills for Heroes

South Police Precinct
5101 Harding Place
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 862-7744

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Kristal Hall Boone
Boone Law PLLC
5115 Maryland Way
Brentwood, TN 37027
(615) 331-6632
kboone@kboonelaw.com
TBA YLD
Nashville
4/4/09
Legal Clinics at multiple locations in and around Nashville from 9:30 a.m. to noon

Madison Family Clinic
601 W Due West Ave., Madison

Southside Family Clinic
107 Charles E Davis Blvd., Nashville

Waverly-Belmont Family Clinic
1501 12th Ave. South, Nashville

Cayce Family Clinic
617 South 8th St., Nashville

St. Luke's Community Center
5601 New York Ave., Nashville

Woodbine Community Organization
Our Lady of Guadalupe, 3112 Nolensville Rd., Nashville

Hillcrest United Methodist Church 5112 Raywood Ln., Nashville

Fifty Forward: Donelson Station/Senior Center for the Arts
108 Donelson Pike, Nashville

Northwest YMCA of Middle Tenn.
3700 Ashland City Hwy., Nashville

Hobson United Methodist Church
1107 Chapel Ave., Nashville

Bethlehem Center
(In cooperation with the Napier Looby Bar)
1417 Charlotte Ave., Nashville

Legal Aid Society
300 Deaderick Street, Nashville

KIPP Academy
123 Douglas Ave., Nashville
Lucinda Smith
Nashville Pro Bono Program
300 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN 37201
(615) 780-7127
lsmith@las.org
Nashville Pro Bono Program, Nashville Bar Association, Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands, TBA Leadership Law, TBA House of Delegates, Napier Looby Bar
Nashville 4/4/09 Advanced Directives Pro Bono Initiative**

Woodmont Christian Church
3601 Hillsboro Pike
Nashville, TN 37215
(615) 297-8563

10:30 a.m. to noon
Christy Crider
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
211 Commerce Street
Suite 1000
Nashville, TN 37201
(615) 726-5608
ccrider@bakerdonelson.com
 
Oak Ridge 4/4/09 Legal Clinic
Focused on medical directives (living wills, powers of attorneys, etc.) for the elderly and persons with chronic medical issues.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Please call for an appointment
 
Legal Aid Society Oak Ridge Office
226B Broadway Ave.
(Old Jackson Square)
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
(865) 483-8454
Mary Lyn Goodman
Legal Aid Society
PO Box 5209
Oak Ridge, TN  37831
865-483-8454
mlgoodman@las.org
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands, Anderson County Bar Association, TBA Leadership Law Program
Sevierville
4/4/09
Legal Clinic

Citizens National Bank
200 Forks of the River Parkway
Sevierville, TN 37862
(865) 453-9031

9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Michael Sayne
Gentry Tipton & McLemore PC
900 South Gay Street
Suite 2300
Knoxville, TN 37902
(865) 525-5300
mps@tennlaw.com
TBA YLD, Sevier County Bar Association, Legal Aid of East Tennessee
Tullahoma (Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Grundy, Lincoln, Moore and Warren counties) Ongoing Meet the Need Challenge*
Norm Feaster
Legal Aid of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands
123 NW Atlantic Street
Tullahoma, TN 37388
(931) 455-7000
nfeaster@las.org
TBA YLD, Legal Aid of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands
*4/4 Meet the Need Challenge: A statewide challenge for lawyers to take all unclaimed pro bono cases from legal services agencies, leaving no unclaimed cases on 4/4.
** Advanced Directives Initiative: A statewide effort, patterned after Memphis attorney David Cook's initiative, wherein lawyers agree to be on call 24/7 to go to hospitals, nursing homes, large clinics, dialysis clinics, hospices, etc., to explain and get advance directives properly executed and notarized for patients.


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