PETERSON PART OF TEAM DEVELOPING BLOUNT COUNTY YOUTH COURT PROGRAM.
Lynn Peterson is a Lewis King shareholder who practices primarily in the personal injury, workers’ compensation, insurance defense, malpractice, employment law, and general litigation areas of law.
Members of the Leadership Blount Class of 2013 are creating a youth court program in the county as their class service project. Under the youth court model, nonviolent, first-time offenders who admit guilt are able to avoid court costs and keep offenses off their records by submitting to peer sentencing. Class members, including Knoxville attorney Lynn Peterson with Lewis, King, Krieg & Waldrop, who is spearheading the project, hope it will be up and running by the start of the next school year. Read the full story
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