TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jul 14, 2016

The Tennessee Supreme Court on Tuesday censured lawyer Trippe Steven Fried after finding that he performed law-related services for a client without taking reasonable measures to inform the client that the services were not legal services or offering protections afforded by an attorney/client relationship. The court also found that Fried held himself out to be a legal officer in New York state and displayed web-based information that gave the appearance that he was licensed to practice law in that state though he was not. Read the BPR notice.