Young Lawyers Division

The TBA Young Lawyers Division (YLD) is comprised of lawyers in their first five years of practice or under 36 years of age. It is dedicated to serving the professional needs of young lawyers and serving the public as the “service arm of the bar.”

YLD President
Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg...
P.O. Box 198615
Nashville, TN 37219
YLD President-Elect
Eldridge & Blakney PC
PO Box 398
Knoxville, TN 37901
YLD Vice President
Office of the District Attorney...
225 Martin Luther King Blvd, Suite 320
Jackson, TN 38301
YLD Immediate Past President
FedEx Express
3620 Hacks Cross Road, Bldg. B, 3rd Floor
Memphis, TN 38125

Here's Help for New Attorneys

If you are a recent law school graduate preparing to take the Tennessee bar exam or a new Tennessee attorney in your first five years of practice, the TBA YLD New Attorney Liaison may be able to provide you with support and guidance. This service is intended for new Tennessee attorneys to obtain guidance on practical matters, request assistance finding a local mentor, or find answers to everyday issues related to the practice of law.


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Nashville Bar Association YLD News

Brews for Backpacks: The NBA-Young Lawyers Division’s Annual “Brews for Backpacks” happy hour is set for July 25 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Donate a new or lightly used backpack and any school supplies and receive a free pint of beer! This annual event — held at Craft Brewed in the Melrose neighborhood, benefits Middle Tennessee’s children in foster care with the Department of Children’s Services.   

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