Public Education Committee

The focus of the Public Education Committee is to develop an array of educational outreach programs for students and adults designed to improve public awareness of the law and our legal system and enhance the public perception of the profession.

Immediate Past Chair
Bowe & Associates Pllc
707 Georgia Ave Ste 301
Chattanooga, TN 37402-2029
State Trial Courts
1 Public Sq Ste 601
Nashville, TN 37201-5015

Court Expands Oral Argument Video Initiative to Jackson

The Tennessee Supreme Court is expanding its initiative to make oral arguments available to the public by beginning this month to videotape hearings in Jackson. In fact, coverage of the Nov. 6 hearing in Jackson is now posted on the court’s website. The court began videotaping and publishing oral arguments for Nashville hearings in October 2018. Read more about the initiative in this press release from the court.

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Attorneys Needed for High School Law Workshop

Attorney volunteers are needed to help with the iLead Law & Leadership Conference, a free one-day workshop focusing on law and leadership skills for high school students. The Nov. 8 event will be held at Vanderbilt University Law School in Nashville. Volunteers may choose from three time slots: 10:30 a.m. to noon, 1 to 2 p.m., and 3 to 4 p.m. and may sign up online. During the day, students will participate in leadership and negotiation workshops and networking opportunities. The iLead Conference is hosted by Just The Beginning-A Pipeline Organization. See an agenda for the day or contact Missy O. Jeje at 312-661-5374 for more information.

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