Gary Henry To Be Installed As President Of Chattanooga Chapter Of The Federal Bar Association; Former U.S. Attorney Gonzales To Speak

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

The Chattanooga chapter of the Federal Bar Association will hold its annual meeting on Feb. 12 with attorney Gary L. Henry being installed as president.

The meeting will be from 11:30 to 1 p.m. at the Convention Center.

Attorney Henry is with the firm of Gearhiser, Peters, Elliott & Cannon.

The chapter will also welcome former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales as guest speaker. He will discuss his experiences in the Bush administration as well as current issues relating to national security and the law.



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