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Robert Watson Honored by Tennessee Municipal League Risk Management Pool

Posted on June 24, 2014

On Friday, June 20, 2014, the Tennessee Municipal League Risk Management Pool held a ceremony honoring its longtime Chief Trial Counsel, Robert H. Watson, Jr. in Chattanooga, Tennessee.  Many Pool administrators and employees were present, along with many attorneys who practiced with and knew Mr. Watson.  Various speakers shared memories of Mr. Watson, both personally and professionally.  Robert Watson defended members of the TML Risk Management Pool for 30 years, and helped pioneer the defense of governmental entities in civil litigation under federal law, and under the Governmental Tort Liability Act.  During the ceremony, Dawn Crawford, President of the Pool, dedicated the Pool’s conference room to Mr. Watson, and the Pool announced that the library and reading area at the new Municipal Technical Advisory Services (MTAS) building would be dedicated in Robert Watson’s memory.  The ceremony was organized and planned by the TML Risk Management Pool and its President, Dawn Crawford. 

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Courtney Read selected as member of Leadership Law Class of 2019

Posted on December 12, 2018

Courtney Read has been selected as a member of the Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Class of 2019.  Ms. Read is one of thirty-five (35) lawyers chosen from across the state to be a part of the Leadership Law program, which is in its s...

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Hanson R. Tipton recognized as Top Lawyer

Posted on September 27, 2018

Hanson R. Tipton was recognized as a Top Attorney 2018 by Cityview Magazine in the July - August 2018 edition.  Mr. Tipton was recognized in the category of Worker's Compensation - Defense.  Cityview describes its award process as follow...

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