Baker Donelson Adds 2 Associates In Chattanooga Office

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Baker Donelson has added two associates in its Chattanooga office.  

Jacob D. Farmer joins Financial Services Transactions and Emma L. Marion will be in Advocacy.


Chattanooga Attorney Wright Receives Public Censure

Supreme Court Concludes Burglary Statute Applies To Banned Walmart Shoplifter

Attorney General Slatery Files Lawsuit Against Walker Stalkers, LLC And Its CEO


Chattanooga attorney Charles Gammons Wright has received a Public Censure from the Supreme Court of Tennessee. The Board of Professional Responsibility filed a Petition for Discipline against ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Supreme Court has clarified that the language of Tennessee’s burglary statute allows its application to a criminal defendant who enters a retail store from which the defendant has ... (click for more)

Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III has filed a lawsuit against Walker Stalkers, LLC and James Frazier in the Chancery Court of Davidson County. The State brings this civil enforcement action ... (click for more)




Business

Chattanooga Attorney Wright Receives Public Censure

Chattanooga attorney Charles Gammons Wright has received a Public Censure from the Supreme Court of Tennessee. The Board of Professional Responsibility filed a Petition for Discipline against Mr. Wright pursuant to Rule 9 of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Tennessee. A Hearing Panel found Mr. Wright failed to advise his client of the one-year statute of limitations prior to ... (click for more)

Supreme Court Concludes Burglary Statute Applies To Banned Walmart Shoplifter

The Tennessee Supreme Court has clarified that the language of Tennessee’s burglary statute allows its application to a criminal defendant who enters a retail store from which the defendant has been previously banned and commits a theft. The defendant, Abbie Leann Welch, was indicted for misdemeanor theft and burglary, a Class D felony, for her involvement in a scheme to enter ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Family Of 5 Displaced After Fire Damages Home Late Friday Afternoon

The Red Cross is assisting a family of five after their home was damaged by fire late Friday afternoon. It happened at 5:09 p.m. in the 4000 block of Renezet Drive, not far off of Highway 58. When firefighters arrived on scene, they saw heavy smoke and fire. Flames were coming from a bedroom and spread into the attic space. A quick and aggressive interior attack was ... (click for more)

13 Congressional Medal Of Honor Recipients, Including Charles Coolidge, To Attend Center Opening

Thirteen Congressional Medal of Honor recipients, including Chattanooga's Charles H. Coolidge, are set to attend the grand opening ceremony for the new Charles H. Coolidge National Medal of Honor Heritage Center on Saturday at 10 a.m. at 2 West Aquarium Way. Medal of Honor recipients due to attend also Include Bennie Adkins, Barney Barnum, Patrick Brady, Gary Beikrich, Kyle Carpenter, ... (click for more)

Opinion

Infinite Gratitude To The Entire Memorial Hospital Team

To Memorial Hospital doctors, nurses, staff and executive leadership, I want to offer and to express my sincere and profound gratitude for the extraordinary care and caring that you recently provided to one of my dearest and most beloved relatives. Last week, my loved one, who was suffering from flu symptoms, suddenly became seriously and critically ill with pneumonia in both ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

Earlier this week I received a wonderful lady who had read a “progress report” I had written on Sunday. It has been two months since my leg was amputated and among the small victories I celebrate in my recovery is that I can pee standing up. Her note began, “So glad to hear that you can stand to pee again! I am 63 and still cannot do it!” She also said she wouldn’t normally share ... (click for more)