Committee on Racial and Ethnic Diversity

This committee works to increase racial and ethnic diversity in the profession, engaging in activities that promote the profession in the pipeline, promoting recruitment of diverse professionals, and developing diverse individuals within the profession.

Chair
Office of the 26th Judicial...
225 Martin Luther King Blvd, Suite 320
Jackson, TN 38301
(731)423-5805
Immediate Past Chair
HCA
2501 Park Plaza
Nashville, TN 37203
(615)344-1450
Vice-Chair
City of Memphis Law Division
125 N. Main Street, Room 336
Memphis, TN 38103
(901)636-6573

Ethics Roadshow Coming to a City Near You

The TBA is bringing its Ethics Roadshow to a city near you on multiple days in December. The program will be in Knoxville on Dec. 4, Chattanooga on Dec. 5, Memphis on Dec. 9, Nashville on Dec. 10, Jackson on Dec. 16, and Johnson City on Dec. 18. Sign up today to reserve your spot for this annual event, guaranteed to meet your ethics requirements for the year and enhance your knowledge of crucial changes in the legal profession. The course also is always full of surprises and humor. Earn up to three hours of dual CLE credit. See the list of all courses.

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Memphis Barristers’ Ball Planned for Nov. 9

The Ben F. Jones Chapter of The National Bar Association will hold its annual Barristers’ Ball on Nov. 9 at The Peabody Hotel. The black tie affair will run from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. An after-party will follow at 10:30 p.m. at The Pocket, 115 Union, Memphis 38103. Guests are encouraged to dress in masquerade attire in keeping with this year’s theme of “Unmasking Our Role in Justice.” Proceeds from the ball support diversity scholarships at the University of Memphis School of Law. Sponsorships and tickets are available online.

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