Professor of Conflict of Laws

Firm, Company, or Court
Burr & Forman LLP

Education
Birmingham-Southern College, B.A. in History, 1998
University of Edinburgh, M.Sc. in History, 1999

Juris Doctor
University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 2002

Bar Admissions
Tennessee (2003)
Kentucky (2016)

Court Admissions (and Year)
Middle District of Tennessee (2003)
Eastern District of Tennessee (2004)
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (2006)
Western District of Tennessee (2006)
Northern District of Florida (2012)
Eastern District of Kentucky (2017)
Western District of Kentucky (2017)

Professional Memberships & Activities
American Bar Association
Nashville Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association
Defense Research Institute

Civic Memberships & Activities
Appalachian Trail Conservancy
Friends of Shelby Park and Bottoms; Board of Directors
Rotary Club of Nashville
Nashville Emerging Leaders, Class of 2014
Tennessee Bar Association, Leadership Law Class of 2011
Young Leaders’ Council, Class 50
Eastwood Christian Church

Started Teaching at NSL
2017

Courses Taught
Conflict of Laws

Accolades & Distinctions
Mid-South Super Lawyers, Rising Star, Business Litigation (2012-2016)
Best Lawyers in America, Commercial Litigation (2015-2018)
Fellow of the American Bar Foundation (2017)

CLE Presentations
Employment Law Update and Legal Issues for Small Business Owners, TDOT 2017 DBE Small Business Annual Meeting, 08.28.2017
Business Ethics for Contractors, Construction Leadership Council, AGC of Middle Tennessee, 03.18.2016
The ADA, FMLA, Pregnancy Discrimination Act and Workers’ Compensation: Managing Workplace Leave and Light Duty, Tennessee 2016 Labor & Employment Law Update, 10.25.2016
Important Wage & Hour Issues: Impact of the New FLSA Exemption Minimum Salary, Tennessee 2016 Labor & Employment Law Update, 10.25.2016

Contact Information
Burr & Forman LLP
222 Second Avenue South
Suite 2000
Nashville, TN 37201

615-724-3246 (Voice)

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