Appellate Practice Section

This is TBA’s newest section and was created by TBA leadership to provide members the opportunity to come together for the purposes of exchanging information and to provide CLE on appellate practice issues.

Tennessee Atty General's...
P.O. Box 20207
Nashville, TN 37202-0207
Immediate Past Chair
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell...
3466 Navigator Pointe
Knoxville, TN 37922
Staff Coordinator
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219

Appellate Practice Section Member Pens Article on Oral Arguments

Tennessee Bar Association Appellate Practice Section member Richard Lynn recently wrote an article for The Nebraska Lawyer that is relevant to Tennessee lawyers as well. The article features observations by Lynn regarding oral arguments from attorneys in the court and judicial temperament, and provides useful practice tips. You can view the article here.

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Attorneys Needed for April 27 Expungement Clinic & Resource Fair

The Music City Community Courts have another Expungement Clinic & Resource Fair scheduled Saturday, April 27 at Magness – Potter Community Center (Salvation Army’s Red Shield East Campus – 611 Stockell St. Nashville, TN 37207).
The clinic will have check-in for the pre-registered participants at 9:00 am -9:30 am and the Clinic will start at 10:15 a.m. All volunteer attorneys are asked to arrive at 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. for orientation and the run of the day.
So far there are 72 participants pre-registered and are in need of volunteer attorneys! Please email if you are able to volunteer, even if you can only stay an hour.
The Criminal Court Clerk’s office will have computers and the ability to process the expungement paperwork right on the spot. We anticipate the clinic ending around 12:30 p.m. 
As usual, there will be coffee and snacks provided to the volunteers and we look forward to having another great event!
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