2 Chattanooga Lawyers Selected For Leadership Program

2014 Class Will Begin 6-Month Program In January

Monday, November 18, 2013

Two Chattanooga attorneys have been selected to participate in the Tennessee Bar Association's 2014 Leadership Law program. They are:

Neil Brunetz, Miller & Martin PLLC

Sean Martin, Carr Allison PC

Now in its 11th year, the Leadership Law program is designed to equip Tennessee lawyers with the vision, knowledge and skills necessary to serve as leaders in their profession and local communities.

This year's class of 33 attorneys -- chosen from across the state -- will meet for its first session in January, and then spend the next six months learning about leadership in the legal profession, issues in the courts, policymaking in state government and the importance of community service.

 



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