- Barristers Elect New Officers
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Congratulations to the Officers for the Barristers in 2015! On Wednesday, December 10, 2014 the following were elected to serve:
President: Taylor A. Williams, Paine | Bickers, LLP
Vice President: Rachel Hurt, Arnett, Draper & Hagood
Secretary/Treasurer: Samantha Parris, Burroughs Collins & Newcomb
Ben Cunningham, Kennerly, Montgomery & Finley
Kati Goodner, Paine | Bickers, LLP
Troy Weston was presented the Barristers Presidents' Award for his work on the Access to Justice Committee.
- 2014 Ethics Bowl
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The KBA's "Battle of the Sexes" Ethics Bowl was held on Friday, December 5, 2014.
The Women's Team: Wynne Caffey, Jamie Ballinger Holden, Rachel Hurt, Cheryl G. Rice, Debbie Poplin and Ann Short. The Men's Team: Doug Blaze, Tom Dillard, Chris McCarty, Charles Swanson, Joey White, and John Winemiller.
- Trivia Night Nov 10
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On November 10th, the KBA Functions Committee hosted a Trivia Night. Trivia Team "Board Games & Bragging Rights" won and the team members were John Rice, David Watkins, Jill Evert and Chris Belford. Sixty-four KBA members participated in the trivia night.
- 2014 New Bar Admittees
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The Tennessee Supreme Court presided over the Swearing In of close to 100 new lawyers on Monday, November 3rd. That same afternoon, the Knoxville Barristers hosted a reception to welcome new admittees at Clancy's Tavern and Whiskey House.
- 2014 Minority Law Student Reception
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On Tuesday, September 30th, the KBA joined with the U.T. College of Law and the LMU Duncan School of Law to sponsor a minority law student reception. There were 48 lawyers from 30 different law firms and 28 law students in attendance.
- Corn Hole 2014
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On September 25, the Barristers Hunger & Poverty Relief Committee sponsored a charity corn hole tournament to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters. We appreciate Bearden Beer Market and Gonzo Gourmet for their generosity and extend a special thanks to all of the lawyers and law students who participated. $700 was raised for Big Brothers Big Sisters. Coincidentally, the winning team was named "The Winning Team" and featured Mitchell Panter and Houston Havasy.
- Hike 2014
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The Professionalism Committee sponsored a hike on September 20 at Ijams Nature Center. A good time was had by all.
- Supreme Court Dinner 2014
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On September 3, 2014, the Knoxville Bar Association joined together to honor and to thank the members of the Supreme Court for the State of Tennessee for all they do.
- Barristers Summer Party 2014
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The Barristers Summer Party was held on July 18th at the home of Hon. Pam Reeves and City of Knoxville Law Director Charles Swanson. The party was organized by the Barristers Membership Committee chaired by Jill Evert and John Rice.
- Judicial Candidate Forum
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Judicial Candidate Forum - July 17, 2014