Updates

Brian Faughnan and Casey Shannon named Fellows of the Memphis Bar Foundation

Brian Faughnan and Casey Shannon, both shareholders in the Memphis office, were named Fellows of the Memphis Bar Foundation. The Memphis Bar Foundation was established in 1982 by eighteen charter…

Chuck Cagle Presents

This week Chuck Cagle presented a legal update to the Tennessee Organization of School Superintendents on the Davis-Bacon Act. Clients commented after the presentation, “There is no wonder why this…

Lewis Thomason Construction Webinar

DATE AND TIME 05/18/21 - 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ** 11:30 a.m. CDT / 12:30 P.M. EDT ** Please RSVP here by Friday, May 14th

Chris McCarty Presents

Chris McCarty was a presenter at the Southeastern Association of School Business Officials Conference and Discovery Forum this week. His presentation, “Employees, Contractors and Taxes: Wading Through Risky and Expensive Waters”…

Lewis Thomason Announces Diversity Initiative

Tennessee law firm Lewis Thomason recently fulfilled a priority of its strategic plan by forming InclusivLT, a diversity, equity, and inclusion committee (DE&I). The committee will be chaired by John R. Tarpley, a Nashville attorney whose…

Kati Goodner Presents

This week the Tennessee Bar Association kicked off their Tax Law CLE Series “2021: What’s New with the IRS? An update on new IRS programs and procedures in a Post-2020…

Lisa Cole a Panelist

Last week Lisa Cole was a panelist for the University of Tennessee College of Law’s “Thriving as a Lawyer” Class. The class is a part of UT’s Institute for Professional Leadership…

David Chapman Presents

David Chapman did a presentation at the 2020 EDR Summit in Houston with James Norris at Parham Engineering during which they did a mock deposition of an accident reconstruction expert…

Katie Goodner Presents

Last week the Tennessee Bar Association kicked off their Tax Law CLE Series “2021: What’s New with the IRS? An update on new IRS programs and procedures in a Post-2020…

Sixth Circuit Rules Allegations in a Complaint Challenging $0 Arbitration Award Control for Jurisdiction Purposes

George Scoville A new precedent from the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit should give clients using arbitration agreements pause from celebrating too early when opponents win…

By George Scoville
Michael Goode Contributing Author

Congratulations to Michael Goode who is a contributing author to the "Alimony Bench Book, 19th Edition Combined." the book was recently published and Michael contributed the chapter, "Trusts and Alimony."

Chris McCarty Named Adjunct Professor

Chris McCarty, a shareholder in Lewis Thomason’s Knoxville office, has been named Adjunct Professor at the University of Tennessee College of Law. McCarty will teach Education Law this fall at…