August 22, 2018

Tennessee

Disability Law Section

https://www.tba.org/?pg=Disability-Law-Section

The Section serves as a resource for Tennessee lawyers practicing in the area of disability rights or have an interest in building a disability rights practice. The Section offers continuing legal education and a forum for advancing disability rights.

Elder Law Section

https://www.tba.org/?pg=Elder-Law-Section

The section provides education to its members, makes recommendations for improving the law, and undertakes projects to increase the understanding of senior citizens, their families and the public concerning legal issues affecting the elderly. The section produces annual CLE programming and shares news with members.

LGBT Section

https://www.tba.org/?pg=LGBT-Section

The section strives to enhance the status of and provide opportunities to LGBT attorneys and their allies, and to advocate for the TBA's participation on issues of concern to members. The section produces annual CLE programming and shares news with members.

Committee on Racial and Ethnic Diversity Leadership

https://www.tba.org/?pg=Committee-on-Racial-and-Ethnic-Diversity

This committee works to increase racial and ethnic diversity in the legal profession, engaging in activities that promote the profession in the pipeline, promoting recruitment of diverse professionals, and developing diverse individuals within the profession.

Diversity Task Force

https://www.tba.org/?pg=Diversity-Task-Force

The Diversity Task Force's mission is to enhance the recruitment, retention, investment and advancement of diverse individuals in the membership and the leadership levels of the Tennessee Bar Association and the legal profession within the various communities that the association serves.