Posts from Commercial & Business Litigation

BPJ Associate is named a Presidential Fellow by National Bar Association

Congratulations to BPJ Associate Patrick Hillard on being selected as a member of the inaugural class of Presidential Fellows by the National Bar Association, the nation’s oldest and largest network of predominantly African-American lawyers and judges.

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BPJ Associate Lani Lester honored in MBJ’s 2021 Best of the Bar

When the Memphis Business Journal asked BPJ Associate Lani Lester why she became a lawyer as part of this year’s Best of the Bar edition, she admitted she began her career with a romantic idea of what a lawyer could do – be a modern-day knight, courageously fighting for just causes.

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Burch, Porter & Johnson Attorneys Recognized in Chambers USA

Five attorneys from Burch, Porter & Johnson, PLLC have been recognized as outstanding practitioners in the 2021 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.

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A Milestone Anniversary for a Landmark Case

March 2, 2021 is the 50th anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision in the case in which BPJ attorney Charles F. Newman represented the opponents to the construction of an Interstate expressway through Overton Park and Midtown Memphis. 

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BPJ Attorneys Recognized in Recent Edition of Super Lawyers

Burch, Porter & Johnson, PLLC is pleased to announce that 13 attorneys from the firm have been selected for inclusion in the 2020 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers.

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In Memoriam: C. Thomas Cates

Burch, Porter & Johnson announces the passing of long-time attorney C. Thomas Cates on December 23, 2020. 

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BPJ Attorney Receives A.A. Latting Award

The Ben F. Jones Chapter of the National Bar Association honored BPJ attorney Tannera G. Gibson with their annual A.A. Latting Award. 

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A New Associate Joins Burch, Porter & Johnson

Burch, Porter & Johnson is proud to announce that L. Mathew Jehl has joined the firm as an Associate, focusing his practice in personal injury litigation, commercial and business litigation, and white collar and criminal investigations.

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BPJ Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch

Burch, Porter & Johnson, PLLC is pleased to announce that two lawyers have been included in the 2021 Edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.

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Six BPJ Attorneys Named 2021 Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year" in Memphis Area

Burch, Porter & Johnson is pleased to announce that six attorneys from the firm have been named as a 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” in their practice area by peer-review publication The Best Lawyers in America©.

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