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BPJ Member Jennifer Shorb Hagerman Achieves Prestigious Fellowship

After an extensive nomination process and 20 years of legal practice, BPJ Member Jennifer Shorb Hagerman has been elected a Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. The College promotes advancement and education in the practice of labor and employment law, and values civility and professionalismRead more

BPJ Member Tannera George Gibson Wins TBA Leadership Award

At the recent graduation ceremonies of the Tennessee Bar Association’s Leadership Law (TBALL) class, BPJ Member Tannera George Gibson was surprised to hear that she had been awarded the 2019 Larry Dean Wilkes Award, named for the former TBA President who championed bar leadership across the stateRead more

Olmsted Award Presented to BPJ Attorney Charles F. Newman

Burch, Porter & Johnson attorney Charles F. Newman has received the 2019 Olmsted Award from the Tennessee Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (TNASLA). The award was presented to Mr. Newman at their annual conference dinner, held April 25. The Olmsted Award is named for FrederickRead more

SHRM Legal Day Conference Includes BPJ Attorney

The Society for Human Resource Management hosts the 2019 Legal Day Conference on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. BPJ attorney Lisa Krupicka presents a session that many HR professionals are facing today, "Opioids in the Workplace/The Crisis Deepens: What Can HR Do?" If you'd like to learn more or registerRead more

BPJ Attorney Named Best of the Bar

Congratulations to Tannera George Gibson for being named Best of the Bar in the Private Firm – Large category by the Memphis Business Journal. Gibson was born and raised in Memphis, and received both her undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Memphis. Her practice focuses on municipal law,Read more