Updates

Appellate Win

Congratulations to the Lewis Thomason appellate team of Janet Hayes and Chris McCarty on another win before the Tennessee Court of Appeals. In this matter, a tenured teacher appealed his dismissal…

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Lewis Thomason Transportation Group

The transportation group presented at the Tennessee Trucking Association Fall Conference which took place at Pickwick Landing State Park on October 14th. Speaking were: Brad Telfeyan, Lynn Peterson, David Chapman, Chris…

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Michael Goode

Michael Goode, immediate past-chair of the Tennessee Bar Association's International Law and Practice Section, was the Conference Host and a Panelist at the National Association of State Bar Tax Sections'…

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Kevin Baskette

This week Kevin Baskette spoke at the Memphis Chapter meeting of ASHRAE on Contracts, Design Delegation, and Claim Avoidance. The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers is a global…

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Christen Blackburn

This week Christen Blackburn participated in a panel on emotional wellness, including financial wellness and the importance of retirement planning, as part of the Women’s Initiative Practice Group at the…

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Mikel Towe Named President of Nucleus Knoxville

Mikel Towe, shareholder in Lewis Thomason’s Knoxville office, has been named President of Nucleus Knoxville.  Towe has served on the Board of Nucleus Knoxville since 2017 and was vice-president in…

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A Sweet LT Addition

Emma Claire Chaffin was born on October 12, 2021. She was 21.5 inches and weighed 9 pounds, 6 ounces. Her proud parents are Alaina Beach and Patrick Chaffin. Alaina is…

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Michael Goode Presents

Michael Goode, immediate past-chair of the Tennessee Bar Association’s International Law and Practice Section, spoke at the International Law Forum on “Hot Topics in Internationals Law.” He covered current issues in…

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George Scoville Presents

On October 12, George spoke to a crowd of approximately 50 members of the Tennessee Firearms Association’s Wilson County chapter about the Tennessee Constitution and its guaranteed protection of a…

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Christen Blackburn

ALFA International’s Labor & Employment Practice Group hosted its first in-person event in more than a year! Christen Blackburn spoke on “Diversity Data: Tracking Your Path to Success.”

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Appellate Win

Congratulations to Lewis Thomason shareholders Casey Shannon and Brian Faughnan who won in the Court of Appeals of Tennessee this week. We represented a municipality in litigation with a corporation lasting…

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Kati Goodner

See Kati Goodner's article in the American Bar Association's Tax Times, The IRS Action on Decision in TriNet: An Updated View on the Test for the Statutory Employer

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