Memphis Office Hosts Business Law Section for a CLE Presentation

On June 20th Lewis Thomason hosted the Memphis Bar Association’s Business Law Section for a CLE presentation. Shareholder Justin Joy is a Director of the Business Law Section. Justin regularly represents businesses and individuals in a variety of litigation matters including business torts and commercial disputes. In addition, he frequently advises business clients regarding a range of governance, operational and … Read More

Welcome Summer Associates

Lewis Thomason is pleased to welcome summer associates Eli Milligan, Caroline McCarter, and Matthew Rollar to the firm for the second half of the summer! 

Jacqueline B. Dixon

Jacqueline B. Dixon, a shareholder at Lewis Thomason in Nashville, Tennessee recently became chair of the Tennessee Bar Foundation’s Board of Trustees at the Foundation’s annual meeting in Memphis in June.  She will serve a one-year term.  The Tennessee Bar Foundation was established in 1982.  Its mission is to administer Tennessee’s IOLTA (Interest On Lawyers’ Trust Accounts) program, honor distinguished … Read More

Lisa Cole

Lisa Cole

On June 20, Lisa Ramsay Cole moderated a panel on the critical role of client satisfaction surveys in understanding client needs at the ALFA International Managing Partner Forum.  The panel highlighted the importance of designing surveys tailored to specific clients, ensuring real-time feedback for prompt responses, and fostering transparency in communication.  Lisa is a highly experienced and accomplished attorney with … Read More

Chris McCarty

The American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) recently welcomed Lewis Thomason Knoxville Shareholder Chris W. McCarty as one of only two new members from the State of Tennessee. ABOTA, which remains comprised equally of lawyers who primarily represent plaintiffs and those who usually represent defendants, only considers lawyers for membership who have tried at least ten civil cases to jury … Read More

Wally Irvin

Shareholder Wally Irvin spoke at the AGC Construction Leadership Council’s Lien Law Review on June 27, 2024.  Wally often provides counsel to his clients on the assertion and enforcement of lien and bond claims and led the discussion at the Review.  Wally concentrates his practice on the construction industry with a focus on serving architects, engineers, contractors, and surveyors.  He … Read More

Mary Beth White Appointed Chair of ALFA International’s Transportation Group

Mary Beth White, a shareholder in Lewis Thomason’s Nashville office, has been appointed chair of ALFA International’s Transportation Practice Group. The ALFA International Transportation Practice Group is one of their most seasoned and largest practice groups. They provide legal guidance to clients across the United States and Canada. Ms. White is also Chair of the firm’s Transportation Practice Group and … Read More

Benjamin W. Jones Appointed Chair of ALFA International’s Hospitality and Retail Practice Group

Benjamin W. Jones, a shareholder in Lewis Thomason’s Knoxville office, has been appointed chair of ALFA International’s Hospitality and Retail Practice Group. The ALFA International Hospitality & Retail Practice Group focuses on helping its national and global clients navigate a myriad of litigation issues such as premises liability, safety and security failures, labor and employment issues, food and beverage liability, … Read More

Janet S. Hayes and Benjamin W. Jones Named Fellows of the Knoxville Bar Foundation

Janet S. Hayes and Benjamin W. Jones, shareholders in Lewis Thomason’s Knoxville office, have been inducted as Fellows of the Knoxville Bar Foundation. Fellows are chosen based on their devoted and distinguished service to the legal profession and the administration of justice and their adherence to the highest standards of professional ethics and personal conduct. Janet Hayes’ practice is focused … Read More