TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jan 10, 2019
By order filed Jan. 9, Lewis County lawyer Larry Joe Hinson, Jr. was disbarred by the Tennessee Supreme Court. This order dissolves his Oct. 18, 2018 suspension. Hinson, the subject of a disciplinary investigation, delivered to the Board of Professional Responsibility an affidavit in compliance with Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 9, Section 23.1, acknowledging his misconduct and consenting to disbarment. Pursuant to Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 9, Section 23, Hinson’s affidavit in support of disbarment by consent is not to be publicly disclosed or made available for use in any other proceeding except upon further order of the Supreme Court of Tennessee.