Disability Law Section

The section serves as a resource for Tennessee lawyers practicing in the area of disability rights or who have an interest in building a disability rights practice. The section offers continuing legal education and a forum for advancing disability rights.

Chair
George & George
PO Box 8130
Gallatin, TN 37066
(615)451-1550 x: x103
Immediate Past Chair
West Tennessee Legal Services, Inc.
210 West Main Street
Jackson, TN 38302
(731)426-1313
Staff Coordinator
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)383-7421

Register Now to Get Early Bird Rate for TBA Convention in Nashville

The Tennessee Bar Association returns to Downtown Nashville's Renaissance Hotel for its Annual Convention June 12-15, with even better programming, exhibits and fun! Register NOW and receive:

  • Free Access to ALL 9 Hours of CLE, including the Bench Bar Program, co-sponsored by the Tennessee Judicial Conference
  • Opening welcome reception
  • Bench Bar Luncheon (featuring keynote speaker, Ken Starr)
  • Law School and General Breakfasts
  • Lawyers Luncheon (featuring special honor for Sen. Lamar Alexander)
  • Thursday night joint reception sponsored with TLAW and TABL
  • Thursday night Dinner/Dance Party featuring My So-Called Band
  • Friday night TBALL/YLD Party
  • Access to activities and programming designed for well-being including massages, contemplative space and more.
  • Access to TBA's sponsorship hall to meet with exhibitors, participate in our special TBA Wellness Corner and win prizes.
• QUESTIONS: Just email convention@tnbar.org to get help.
 

Early Bird Registration ends April 30, so register now to save $$$

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Disability Law Forum Set for April 12

The Disability Law Forum on April 12 is offering a diverse lineup of speakers and topics, including Kim Joseph of the Tennessee Disability Determination Services. She is presenting a session focused on effective representation at DDS and will provide attendees with a much-needed Q&A period to ask those challenging questions. Additionally, the section’s chair, Chris George of George & George, will cover an hour of ethics, including how to handle ethical dilemmas and more. The day will end with Administrative Law Judge Robert Martin from the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review who will share his unique perspective as a former private attorney and current judge.
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