VOL. 110 | NO. 248 | Thursday, December 26, 1996
name: John R. McCarroll, Jr.
date of birth: Nov. 3, 1940
marital status: Married
education: Bachelors degree - Vanderbilt University
Juris doctor - Vanderbilt University
experience: 4/94 - 8/96 Mediator and arbitrator
3/95 - 6/96 Chairman, McCarroll Newman LLC (legal placement service)
4/94 - 4/95 Partner, Apperson, Crump, Duzane & Maxwell
8/88 - 4/94 General counsel for Malone & Hyde, Inc.
General counsel and assistant secretary for Autozone, Inc.
experience: As general counsel for Malone & Hyde and Autozone, worked on litigation in contracts, torts, trademarks, labor matters, government regulation, bankruptcy and antitrust, with number of total cases varying between 350 - 400 at a time.
associations: Past president, corporate counsel section, Memphis Bar Association; past member, Judicial Standards Committee; past member, board of directors, Memphis & Shelby County Bar Association; past member, discipline and ethics committee
name: Karen R. Williams
date of birth: Sept. 5, 1950
marital status: married
education: Bachelors degree - University of Arkansas
Juris doctor - University of Memphis
1993, Marion Griffin-Frances Loring Award, Association for Women Attorneys; Public Education Service Award, Memphis City Schools
1992, Excellence in Government Award, Tennessee Psychological Association
1991, Award for steadfast defense of individual rights, Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association; Outstanding and Distinguished Service Award, County Officials Association of Tennessee; Award for Vision, Women of Achievement, Inc.
1990, award for outstanding and signigicant contributions, Memphis Womens Political Caucus; "Woman of Influence," Nashville Young Womens Club of America; Award for distinguished service to the field of marriage and family therapy, Tennessee Associaion of Marriage and Family Therapists