Suspensions


Posted on: Sep 5, 2012

For Failure to Complete Continuing Legal Education Requirements in 2011

The following attorneys were suspended by the Supreme Court on Aug. 31, 2012, for failing to comply with Rule 21 of the Rules of the Tennessee Supreme Court, which requires mandatory continuing legal education. Attorneys who have since complied with CLE requirements, and for whom notice has been received from the court, are noted as reinstated.

The TBA provides this information as a member service and not as an official record of an attorney's status. Interested individuals should check with the Board of Professional Responsibility for the official status of a Tennessee licensed attorney.

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TENNESSEE


Brentwood
John Andrew Barney – reinstated 9/12/12
Jonathan Evan Gower – reinstated 1/9/13
Roger Wayne Thomas – reinstated 9/12/12

Brownsville
Leslie Mark Dyer – reinstated 8/12/13

Butler
Christopher Lee Dunn – reinstated 9/22/14 (relocated to Dexter, Maine)

Charlotte
Gary Richard Hotvedt

Chattanooga
Jonathan Frederic Kent – reinstated 9/10/12
Lorrie Dawn Miller – reinstated 9/19/12
Lisa Marie Pate – reinstated 9/11/12
Matthew Alexander Salada – reinstated 9/20/12
Jonathan Wayne Vincent Jr.

Colliervile
Steven Glen Roberts – reinstated 9/12/12

Columbia
William Clark Barnes Jr. – reinstated 9/12/12
R.W. Hardison -- reinstated 9/11/12

Franklin
Jake Preston Evans – reinstated 9/11/12
Van French -- reinstated 9/14/12
Scott Alan Hanover – reinstated 9/11/12
Kenneth M. Palombo
Charles I. Pearman
Shawn Patrick Sirgo – reinstated 9/18/12

Germantown
Michael Geer Alexander – reinstated 1/9/13
William Arnold Gillon – reinstated 1/9/13
Marcus Neal Hanna – reinstated 1/10/13
Earl Frank Johnson
John Livingood Ryan – reinstated 5/2/13 (relocated to Memphis)
Tamra Jean Sikkink

Greeneville
Tony Gene Lee Jr. – reinstated 9/10/12

Hendersonville
Michael Scott Collins
Tonya Hunt Crownover

Hermitage
James Edward Zwickel – reinstated 9/18/12

Jackson
Stephen Christopher Brooks – reinstated 9/12/12
Albert Russell Larson – reinstated 9/18/12
Robert Hunter Mullikin
Lawrence E. Nicola – reinstated 11/5/12

Jacksonville
Shannon Heather Padgett – reinstated 9/11/12

Jamestown
Thomas Harding Potter – reinstated 9/10/12

Jasper
Jesse Walker Dalton III

Johnson City
Steven Howard Trent – reinstated 9/12/12

Kingsport
Jason R. McLellan – reinstated 9/11/12
Everett Hoge Mechem – reinstated 9/12/12

Knoxville
Robert Lawson Cheek Jr.
Stephen Wayne Gibson – reinstated 9/10/12
Patricia Anne Greer – reinstated 9/12/12
Sally Jo Helm – Inadvertenly included on list. Died November 2011
Robert Alma Matson
Erin Marie Schad – reinstated 3/8/13
Raymond Andrew Shirley Jr. – reinstated 9/20/12<

Lenoir City
Chad D. Wilson – reinstated 9/12/12

Livingston
Charles Edward Ward

Madison
Thomas Anthony Travaglini – reinstated 9/10/12

Memphis
Charles Jeffrey Barnett – reinstated 10/2/12
Stuart Brian Breakstone – reinstated 9/19/12
Edward Perry Bronston – reinstated 9/10/12
Randall Kent Brooks – reinstated 10/5/12
Robert Larry Brown
Rosalind Elizabeth Brown – reinstated 9/10/12
William David Cheek – reinstated 10/22/12
Ryan Chante Donaldson – reinstated
Lee Alan Filderman – reinstated 9/11/12
J. Whitten Gurkin – reinstated 9/11/12
Mary Camille Hickerson
David R. Huggins – reinstated 10/10/12
Darryl Wayne Humphrey – reinstated 9/12/12
Elbert Jefferson Jr. – reinstated 9/14/12
Thomas H. Lawrence – reinstated 9/25/12
Donnie Ray McFerren – reinstated 9/25/12
Andrew Hume Owens – reinstated 9/12/12
John Patrick Sheahan Jr. – reinstated 9/25/12
Mark Randall Smith – reinstated 4/30/13
Elsie Nicole Trail
Murray Bruce Wells – reinstated 9/10/12

Morristown
Joseph James Doherty – reinstated 11/5/12

Murfreesboro
Michael Douglas Herrin – reinstated 9/12/12

Nashville
Reber Mitchell Boult – reinstated 9/12/12
Diana Cachaya – reinstated 9/27/12
James Alvin Carraway Jr.
Larry Braxton Felts Jr. – reinstated 9/10/12
Mark Hazen Floyd – reinstated 9/11/12
Amy Adams Gowen – deceased. BPR action to vacate suspension is pending.
Hugh C. Howser Jr. – reinstated 9/14/12
Lionel Rickey Joiner – reinstated 11/7/12
Claire O'Brien King – reinstated 9/19/12
Nathaniel Harris Koenig – reinstated 9/12/12
Susan Gail Lindsey – reinstated 9/12/12
Ivan Omar Lopez – reinstated 9/12/12
Brian Philip Manookian
Paige Waldrop Mills – reinstated 9/10/12
Linda Rose – reinstated 9/6/12
Jon Peter Seaborg – reinstated 10/27/15 (relocated to Mexico)
Aundreas W. Smith – reinstated 9/10/12
Katherine Ann Southworth – reinstated 3/25/13
Leslie Carol Stillman
Robert Alan Waterman – reinstated 9/12/12

Rogersville
John Stephen Anderson – reinstated 9/12/12
Renfro Blackburn Baird III – reinstated 9/10/12

Seymour
Gregory Elias Bennett – reinstated 9/12/12

Sparta
Cindy H. Morgan – reinstated 9/11/12

Wartburg
Andrew Nathan Hall – reinstated 9/10/12


OUT-OF-STATE


Alabama
Kenneth Ricky Alvis – reinstated 2/21/14
Alison Gail McCall – reinstated 3/25/13
Bethany T. Watkins Moore
Traci Owen Vella – reinstated 10/1/15

Connecticut
Timothy M. Davis

Florida
George Zachary Goldberg – reinstated 9/20/12
Bruce Irwin Griffey – reinstated 9/25/13
Charles Powell Jackson III – reinstated 12/21/12
Laura Hope Richards – reinstated 11/5/12
William T. Willis

Georgia
Jason Michael Massie
Richard Carlton McWilliams Jr. – reinstated 9/11/12
Arthur Conley Walton
Thomas Darrell Weldon Jr. – reinstated 9/12/12

Hawaii
Donald Gregory McKinney

Indiana
Mark Andrew Bogdanowicz – reinstated 9/14/12

Kentucky
James Richard Golden – reinstated 10/22/12
David Vance Oakes – reinstated 9/12/12

Louisiana
Adam Benjamin Beckman

Maryland
Teresa Annette Scott

Michigan
Corey James Stringer – reinstated 11/29/12
Demosthenes Anistasios Lorandos

Missouri
Eldwin Ashford Nichols – reinstated 12/4/12

Mississippi
Mark Ivey Burton
Frank John Dantone Jr. – reinstated 9/11/12
Katherine Virginia Kemp – reinstated 2/13/18

New York
Jonathan Russell Born
Lynne Elizabeth Johnston – reinstated 6/19/15

North Carolina
Sir Ashley James Harrison
Jerry Dell Holmes Jr.
Mark Anthony Montgomery – reinstated 10/4/13

Ohio
Almeta Elise Cooper – reinstated 10/2/12
Matthew Charles O'Connell – reinstated 10/10/12

South Carolina
Dennis Eugene Parkhill
Randolph Tyler Stone

Texas
James W. Hewitt Jr.
Angela Jenise Williams – reinstated 10/8/15 (relocated to Washington State)

Utah
Bret Philip Bryce – reinstated 2/21/14 (relocated to Knoxville)

Virginia
Jennifer Leah Kroan – reinstated 4/4/13
William Shawn McDaniel
Robert Charles West


INTERNATIONAL


England
Alyse Dwyer Masserano – reinstated 9/27/12

Saudi Arabia 
Homer Usaed Moore

South Korea
Min Ho Kim
Seo Young Kim – reinstated 11/29/12
Yoo Hyun Koh – reinstated 9/11/12
Hyun Jin Lee – reinstated 11/29/12


Additional Resources

Administrative Suspension Directory

• Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility

• Tennessee Supreme Court
Rule 8: Rules of Professional Conduct

• Tennessee Supreme Court
Rule 9: Disciplinary Enforcement

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