Sandra Cannon

Patrick Schaffler Quinn joined Lewis Thomason as an associate in the firm’s Memphis office in September of 2016 and practices in the areas of health care liability and general civil litigation. Mr. Quinn graduated from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in 2016.  During law school, he served as Notes Editor on the editorial board of … Read More


Sandra Cannon

Laura Deakins, a shareholder in the Memphis office, focuses her civil litigation practice primarily on the defense of corporations, as well as doctors and hospitals in healthcare liability matters.  She has extensive appellate experience, arguing and briefing many matters before the appellate courts.  Prior to joining Lewis Thomason, Ms. Deakins served four years as the judicial law clerk to the … Read More


Sandra Cannon

Peter Winterburn is a shareholder in the Memphis office of Lewis Thomason.  He is licensed in Tennessee and Mississippi and maintains a general civil litigation practice that includes healthcare liability defense, automobile and premises liability, legal malpractice, and appellate practice.  He has represented health care providers, including skilled nursing facilities and assisted living facilities throughout his career.  Mr. Winterburn has … Read More


Charley Sexton

Natalie Bursi

Natalie Bursi, a shareholder in the firm’s Memphis office, focuses her practice primarily in the areas of health care liability defense and insurance defense.  She has assisted in trying civil matters to verdict in Tennessee state and federal court. During law school, Ms. Bursi worked as an intern for the Shelby County District Attorney’s Office and served as an extern … Read More


Chris Weathers

Chris Vescovo

Mr. Vescovo, managing partner of the Memphis office, practices in the area of civil litigation, handling matters in state and federal courts. He has substantial experience in jury and bench trials in Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas. He has defended claims involving medical malpractice, insurance bad faith, and governmental tort liability.  Mr. Vescovo is a Rule 31-listed mediator in general civil … Read More


Chris Weathers

Christopher Sullivan

Christopher Sullivan, a shareholder, practices in the Memphis office of Lewis Thomason. He has been a litigator for twenty years with a varied practice encompassing many aspects of civil litigation, including transportation, healthcare liability, civil rights, and personal injury.  Mr. Sullivan has tried numerous civil and criminal cases in state and federal court. Mr. Sullivan also proudly serves as an … Read More


Chris Weathers

Casey Shannon

Casey Shannon is a shareholder at Lewis Thomason and is located in the Memphis office.  His practice focuses on corporate and transactional work, from intellectual property licensing and registration to business organization formation and governance.  Central to that practice is his significant municipal and economic development law experience, having worked with the City of Memphis, Shelby County, the E.D.G.E. Industrial Development … Read More


Chris Weathers

J. Martin Regan

Mr. Regan serves as Senior Staff Attorney to the City of Memphis. He is General Counsel to the Southern College of Optometry, General Counsel and Planned Giving Director to Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, and outside Counsel to UT Medical Group, Inc. (University Clinical Health). He is a Director of the Memphis Grizzlies foundation, and Memphis Land Bank, Inc. He … Read More


Chris Weathers

Andrea Malkin

Andrea Malkin is of counsel in the firm’s Memphis office. Ms. Malkin practices in medical malpractice defense, products liability defense, and personal injury defense. Ms. Malkin was an adjunct professor of legal writing for the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law from 1999 to 2000. She was a barrister member of the Leo Bearman Jr. American Inn … Read More


Chris Weathers

Marcy Dodds Magee

Marcy D. Magee, a shareholder in the Memphis office, focuses her practice primarily on general civil defense litigation matters, with an emphasis on medical malpractice litigation. Ms. Magee has handled numerous jury trials to verdict in Memphis and surrounding counties. She also has a vast amount of experience arguing cases before the Tennessee Supreme Court and the Tennessee Court of … Read More