TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Nov 14, 2013

In this feature of Cookeville lawyer Rachel Moses, her friend and colleague Philip Hatch writes that "Over the course of the last three years I have had the opportunity to serve with an individual who, in my opinion, epitomizes the essence of the young lawyer." That individual, Rachel Moses, is an attorney for the Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee in Cookeville, and according to Phil is a force to be reckoned with in the Upper Cumberland. She was the primary influence behind the creation of the Upper Cumberland Young Lawyers Association (UCYLA) and has continued to provide leadership to the group. As the Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division (TBA YLD) District 6 representative, Moses set the bar for public service. And she most recently was recognized when her peers elected her to serve as vice president of the YLD -- a move that puts her in line to lead the group in 2015-2016. Read more