Posts from Commercial & Business Litigation

BPJ Attorney Presented in Nashville

Mike Cody had the opportunity to share his experience as an attorney representing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee.

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The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 Includes 21 BPJ Attorneys

21 lawyers from Burch, Porter & Johnson have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© publication.

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Five Burch, Porter & Johnson Attorneys named 2019 Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year" in Memphis Area

The law firm of Burch, Porter & Johnson is pleased to announce that five attorneys from the firm have been named 2019 Lawyers of the Year by peer-review publication The Best Lawyers in America©.

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BPJ Attorney Becomes First Lakeland Municipal Judge

Taylor A. Cates, a partner in the commercial and business litigation practice at Burch, Porter & Johnson, has been sworn in as the first municipal judge for the City of Lakeland.

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Amicus brief by BPJ lawyer filed with the U.S. Supreme Court

Gary Peeples, an associate in Burch, Porter & Johnson’s labor and employment practice group, has written an amicus brief in the case of Frank v. Gaos; the brief was filed last month.

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BPJ Attorney Completes Statewide Leadership Program

Gary Peeples was one of 28 attorneys from across the state that graduated from the Tennessee Bar Association's Leadership Law 2018 program.

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Charles F. Newman Recognized with TBA Public Service Award

BPJ Member Charlie Newman received the William M. Leech Public Service Award at the Tennessee Bar Association meeting June 15 in Memphis.

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Historic Overton Park Case Highlighted in Tennessee Publication

Burch, Porter & Johnson attorney Charles F. Newman is quoted in The Tennessee Magazine article, "Overton Park’s Citizens and Their Successful Battle Against the Highway," written by Bill Carey, May 2018.

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BPJ Attorney Offers Input on Music Copyright Issues

Doug Halijan is quoted in an article discussing legal issues and music in the May 2018 edition of Memphis Law Magazine.

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Burch, Porter & Johnson Attorneys Recognized in Chambers USA

Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business 2018 has recently been released and attorneys and practice groups at Burch, Porter & Johnson have been recognized in the publication.

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