TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Feb 16, 2017
Knoxville attorney Sarah Sheppeard, shareholder with Lewis Thomason, will take the office of Tennessee Bar Association President in 2019, according to election-qualifying results released today. No other candidate filed for the vice president position by the Feb. 15 deadline. Sheppeard will assume the office of vice president this summer at the TBA Convention in Kingsport. She will become president-elect during the 2018-2019 bar year prior to assuming her presidency. Troy Weston, of Eldridge and Blakney in Knoxville, was elected to the office of vice president of the Young Lawyers Division, and will serve as YLD President for the 2019-2020 bar year. More election results and a list of contested races will be released tomorrow.