Five Burch, Porter & Johnson Attorneys Selected to the 2014 Mid-South Rising Stars List

November 12, 2014

Five lawyers from Burch, Porter & Johnson were recently selected for inclusion on the 2014 Mid-South Rising Stars List. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in each state or region are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

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15 Burch, Porter & Johnson Attorneys Selected to the 2014 Mid-South Super Lawyers List

November 12, 2014

Fifteen lawyers from Burch, Porter & Johnson were recently selected for inclusion on the 2014 Mid-South Super Lawyers List. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in each state or region are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

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"The Big River Crossing" is Latest Civic-Minded Project for Charlie Newman

November 11, 2014

The construction of the recreational trail across the Mississippi River on the old Harahan Bridge (“The Big River Crossing”) began this week.

Burch, Porter & Johnson attorney Charles F. Newman has played a large part in making this vision a reality, working with Charlie McVean, of McVean Trading and Investments, and others on this effort for more than four years.

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Burch, Porter & Johnson Earns 21 Tier One Rankings in 2015 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms"

November 11, 2014

The law firm of Burch, Porter & Johnson, PLLC has received a “Tier 1” ranking in twenty-one areas of practice, and a “Tier 2” ranking in ten other areas for the Memphis Metropolitan area in the 2015 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.” 

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Burch, Porter & Johnson Endorses Amendment 2

October 15, 2014

The law firm of Burch, Porter & Johnson endorses the Judicial Selection Amendment to the Tennessee Constitution, commonly known as “Amendment 2.” Amendment 2 will be on the statewide ballot this November 4. Passing Amendment 2 will strengthen our state constitution and add more checks and balances to how we select our appellate court judges.

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Attorney Scott Crosby Helps Establish Pocket Park in Place of Blight

October 9, 2014

Burch, Porter & Johnson Attorney Scott Crosby is part of a grassroots group of Memphians who banded together to rid Madison Avenue of a derelict building and replace it with a small park, open for anyone to enjoy. 

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Associate Attorney Melisa Moore Named to Memphis Business Journal 2014 Top 40 Under 40 List

October 3, 2014

Melisa Moore, an associate attorney at the firm of Burch, Porter & Johnson, PLLC, has been named to the Memphis Business Journal 2014 Top 40 Under 40 list. This program salutes 40 of the best and brightest individuals under the age of 40 who have made significant contributions in the business, professional, civic and personal arenas in Memphis and the Mid-South area. 

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Five Burch, Porter and Johnson Attorneys Named the Best Lawyers® 2015 “Lawyer of the Year” in Memphis

August 18, 2014

Burch, Porter & Johnson is pleased to announce that five of our attorneys have been named 2015 "Lawyers of the Year" by peer-review publication Best Lawyers®. Nathan A. Bicks, Douglas F. Halijan, David J. Harris, Les Jones and Allen T. Malone were recognized.

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Charlie Newman Honored by U of M Law Alumni Chapter With Pillar of Excellence Award

August 12, 2014

Burch, Porter & Johnson attorney Charles F. Newman was recognized at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Alumni Chapter Pillars of Excellence dinner on August 2, 2014 at the University of Memphis Holiday Inn. Mr. Newman was honored along with Arthur T. Bennett, David R. Farmer, Albert C. Harvey, Max Shelton and Maurice Wexler. 

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18 Burch, Porter and Johnson Attorneys Named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2015 List

August 8, 2014

Eighteen lawyers from Burch, Porter & Johnson were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. For five attorneys, 2015 marks the 25th year they have been listed in the annual publication: C. Thomas Cates, Joe M. Duncan, Charles F. Newman, Joel Porter and W. Rowlett Scott.

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