March 20, 2015 - 12:00 am

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 20, 2015—Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands kicked off its 2015 Campaign for Equal Justice, Legal Aid Society’s annual fundraising initiative, on Tuesday, March 17 with a luncheon at the Nashville City Club. This...

March 6, 2015 - 1:58 pm

The Legal Aid Society has an immediate opening for a full-time secretary/legal assistant in its Gallatin, TN office.  The secretary will perform routine clerical and secretarial work in transcribing, typing and proofing legal documents, answering telephones,...

February 23, 2015 - 12:12 pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 23, 2015—Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest non-profit law firm, is pleased to announce that its executive director, Gary Housepian, has been named a 2015 Where Health Meets Justice Fellow by...

February 20, 2015 - 12:01 pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Feb.20, 2015- Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest non-profit law firm, has hired Tina Osborn as an elder abuse and family law attorney. Before joining Legal Aid Society, Osborn worked for Legal Aid...

February 10, 2015 - 2:11 pm

The Tennessee Bar Association's Access to Justice Committee, in partnership with the TBA Corporate Counsel Section and the Tennessee Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, will host the Ninth Annual Corporate Counsel Pro Bono Initiative Gala March 7...

February 5, 2015 - 1:48 pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Mayor Karl Dean today announced that the Metro Human Relations Commission has appointed Melody (Mel) Fowler-Green as its new executive director. Fowler-Green has 15 years of experience as an attorney advocating for social justice. “Mel...

January 29, 2015 - 8:39 am

As reported in the TBA Today on 1/28/2015, Tennessee Bar Association (TBA) members will soon have five new sections to serve them and their practices. Responding to member interest, the TBA Board of Governors this month approved new sections for Communication...

January 29, 2015 - 8:37 am

Legal Aid Hires 2 for Immigrant and Refugee Outreach As reported in the TBA today on 1/28/2015, The Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands has hired two people to work with immigrant and refugee outreach. Jarod Word joins Legal Aid Society'...

January 28, 2015 - 11:18 am

Would you like to schedule a virtual legal advice clinic at your organization? Contact TN Free Legal Answers Site...

January 27, 2015 - 2:33 pm

Legal Aid Society Awarded $55,000 Grant from the Baptist Healing Trust Funds will be used to support Legal Aid Society’s  Middle Tennessee Medical-Legal Partnership   NASHVILLE, Tenn. Jan. 27, 2015 – Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands,...

January 27, 2015 - 2:31 pm

Tennessee’s innovative “Online TN Justice” website reached a significant milestone this week, with 8,000 questions posted by clients since launch of the service in 2011. This accomplishment more than doubles the original goal, which was to field 1,000...

January 27, 2015 - 2:29 pm

The Association for Women Attorneys (AWA) of Memphis will honor Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Holly Kirby with the Marion Griffin-Frances Loring Award this week at their annual banquet. The award goes to one who has exhibited outstanding achievement in the...

January 21, 2015 - 10:37 am

Legal Aid Society to Host 200+ Free Legal Help  Clinics Across Middle Tennessee and the Cumberland Plateau   NASHVILLE, Tenn. Jan. 21, 2015 – Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands announced today that, over the next 12 months, volunteer...

January 5, 2015 - 8:16 am

The Tennessee Supreme Court  has named former Federal Communications Commissioner Deborah Taylor Tate will become Director of the Administrative Office of the Courts. See their announcment here.

December 18, 2014 - 9:34 am

The Tennessee Supreme Court has adopted comprehensive changes for continuing education requirements for Tennessee attorneys. The changes take effect on January 1, 2015. Read more about the changes on the Tennessee State Courts website here.