VOL. 118 | NO. 205 | Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Armstrong Allen attorneys chosen for Best Lawyers
Planning Council Elects Officers
Estate Planning Council announced the following 2004-2005 officers: Mike
Wood, president; David B. Jones, vice president; Frank E.
Davis, secretary; Jeffrey E. Thompson, treasurer; and A.C.
Hooper, immediate past president. Executive committee members are: James
L. Ferguson Jr., Kermit B. Kaiser Jr., Leanne W. McCullough
and Samuel N. Graham.
Armstrong Allen attorneys recently were selected by their peers for inclusion
in The Best Lawyers in America, 2005-2006: Lucian T. Pera, Thomas R. Prewitt Jr., W. Rowlett Scott, Henry C. Shelton and Joseph
County Business and Professional Womens Club recognized Mike Blome, administrator of Methodist Fayette Hospital, as
2004 Employer of the Year. The award recognizes employers efforts to enhance
womens opportunities, offer advancement and provide leadership positions to
women within an organization.
The law firm of Apperson, Crump & Maxwell PLC announced that William
King Self Jr. was named of counsel to the firm. Self graduated from
Vanderbilt University and earned a law degree from Tulane University.
Dorinda Keeling joined Crye-Leike, Realtors, as
an affiliate broker. Keeling previously worked as a phlebotomist with Baptist
Nurses Association recognized Peggy Strong with the 2004 Outstanding
Member award. Strong is associate administrator/CNO with Methodist Extended
Care Hospital. She currently serves on TNAs foundation
board and is president of the Tennessee Center for Nurses.
Ford & Harrison attorneys recently were selected by their peers for
inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, 2005-2006: Louis Britt, Herb
Gerson and Fletcher Hudson.
Amy R. Harden
joined the law firm of Apperson, Crump & Maxwell
PLC as an associate. Harden earned a bachelors degree from Milsaps
College and a law degree from the University of Mississippi.
Kathy Josephson joined
Crye-Leike, Realtors, as an affiliate broker. Josephson
previously worked in the accounting industry for 15 years.
John W. McQuiston II, a partner with Stokes, Bartholomew, Evans
& Petree law firm, recently was selected by his
peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, 2005-2006.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center honored Dr. Robert R.
Waller with the Deans Special Recognition award. Waller, an
ophthalmologist, is a UTHSC College of Medicine graduate.
The University of
Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine presented the following
physicians with 2004 Outstanding Alumni awards: Dr. Albert J. Grobmyer III, Dr. Roberto C. Heros,
Dr. Howard R. Horn and Dr. Russell Wayne Mayfield.
Lauren Hammersley joined Crye-Leike, Realtors, as an affiliate
broker. Before entering the real estate industry, Hammersley
worked in the entertainment industry as a writers assistant on various
television sitcoms and in casting for commercials and independent films.
individuals were chosen to serve on the Justice for Juveniles Task Force: James
Ball, partner with JB & Associates; Mildred Lawhorn,
regional administrator for the Southwest Tennessee Department of Childrens
Services; Dan Michael, chief counsel for Juvenile Court of Memphis and
Shelby County; Lee Rone, regional director of
Youth Villages; and Jeune Wood, chief
administrative officer for Juvenile Court of Memphis and Shelby County.
Emily B. Bjorkman joined the law firm of Apperson,
Crump & Maxwell PLC as an associate. Bjorkman
graduated from the University of Mississippi and earned a law degree from the
University of Memphis.