TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Apr 25, 2014

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Gary Wade, Justice Janice Holder and 12 other jurists will address the annual conference of the Southeast Chapters of the American Board of Trial Advocates (SEABOTA) next week in Nashville. On May 2, O’Connor will speak on the crisis in civics education and how it impacts the civil justice system. Her presentation will be followed by a panel of Supreme Court justices speaking on civics, civility, access to justice, politics and trends impacting the courts. On May 3, O’Connor will speak on the importance of the independence of the judiciary. Learn more on the group’s website or by contacting its president, Knoxville lawyer Wayne Ritchie.