TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Barry Kolar on Apr 8, 2019

The East Tennessee Children’s Hospital (ETCH) and International Paper were both honored for their commitment to pro bono services during Saturday’s 13th Annual Corporate Counsel Pro Bono Initiative Gala in Nashville. The event is jointly sponsored by the Tennessee Bar Association and the Association of Corporate Counsel. ETCH was honored for its medical-legal partnership with Legal Aid of East Tennessee (LAET). The award was accepted by Alex Brinson, ETCH Family Services attorney. International Paper was recognized for the pro bono efforts of its legal department. Sharon Ryan, senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, accepted the award. See photos from the event, which also featured keynote speaker Eve Runyon, president and chief executive officer for the Pro Bono Institute.