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Posted by: Barry Kolar on Oct 4, 2018

LeAnn Mynatt, a shareholder in Baker Donelson’s Knoxville office, died Wednesday following a long battle with ovarian cancer. A well-known environmental law attorney, Mynatt was diagnosed with cancer in 2013. Since that time she was actively involved in advocacy for ovarian cancer awareness, hosting the Comedy for a Cause event, as well as leading a team of runners at road races. In her professional life, Mynatt served as the co-chair of the KBA Environmental Section for many years and was a past chair of the TBA Environmental Law section. She was a Fellow of both the Knoxville Bar and Tennessee Bar Foundations, the founder and chair of her firm’s BakerGreen Committee, the mentor coordinator for Baker’s Women's Initiative and the recruiting chair of the Knoxville office. Information on funeral services are not yet available.