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Serve on the Board of Directors for ETLAW!

The Nominating Committee for ETLAW is currently soliciting nominations for the upcoming year. Beyond the typical positions, such as President and Treasurer, there are roles as Community Outreach Chair, Membership Chair, and Program Chair. Terms are for one year, but you may volunteer multiple times. If you’re interested in learning more about the available positions, you […]

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Kevin Shepherd Hosts Family Law & Ethical Dilemmas

On May 17, 2017, Maryville attorney Kevin Shepherd coached ETLAW members through six ethical dilemmas. Kevin’s creative scenarios prompted a lot of discussion among members on how to approach sticky situations, such as what to do when you learn a former client is engaged in bigamy and the second, unknowing wife now wants a divorce. […]

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Calling All Qualified Candidates!

East Tennessee Lawyers’ Association for Women, Inc. (ETLAW) seeks a part-time individual to assist in the administrative and operational functions of the organization. This independent contractor position will entail approximately 5-15 hours of work per month. Candidate will work closely with Board of Directors, venues, and bar representatives to assist in coordinating organizational events, CLE […]

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It is that time of year to nominate one of our members for our most prestigious yearly award, the “Spirit of Justice” award. Please see the nomination form at the link below and return your nomination to Alyssa Minge at alyssa.minge@leitnerfirm.com. The deadline for the nominations is next Friday, October 14th by noon. Please consider […]

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2015 Tennessee Supreme Court Luncheon

On May 6, 2015, ETLAW hosted its annual Supreme Court Luncheon honoring the Tennessee Supreme Court. This year’s Luncheon was the most attended in ETLAW history with 140 East Tennessee judges and attorneys attending to honor the work of our Supreme Court.  All five Tennessee Supreme Court justices attended the event, along with other members of the […]

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ETLAW Honors Mary Miller with Spirit of Justice Award

ETLAW awarded Mary Miller the Spirit of Justice Award during its annual Tennessee Supreme Court Luncheon in Knoxville. The honor is for Miller’s continued support and advancement of women in the bar, involvement in numerous organizations, and dedication to her pro bono clients, her practice and her family.  She graduated Emory Law School in 1988 with […]

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