2015 CLE Suspensions

For Failure to Complete Continuing Legal Education Requirements in 2014

The following attorneys were suspended by the Supreme Court on Aug. 19, 2015, for failing to comply with Rule 21 of the Rules of the Tennessee Supreme Court, which requires mandatory continuing legal education. Attorneys who have since complied with CLE requirements, and for whom notice has been received from the court, are noted as reinstated.

The TBA provides this information as a member service and not as an official record of an attorney's status. Interested individuals should check with the Board of Professional Responsibility for the official status of a Tennessee licensed attorney.

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TENNESSEE


Brentwood
Steven Lee Gill
Aundreas W. Smith – reinstated 9/21/15
Mary Buckner Thurman – reinstated 9/23/15

Bristol
William Derek Malcolm – reinstated 9/15/15

Chattanooga
Catherine Leigh Akin

Cleveland
Casey Lee Caldwell

Columbia
Brett Anders Grannemann

Cookeville
Albert Fitzpatrick Officer III – reinstated 9/1/15
Shawn Sidwell – reinstated 9/9/15
Joshua Hunter Bohannon

Cordova
Jared Adam Klepko

Germantown
Sarah Lavers Harrison

Goodlettsville
Suzanne Danette Wheeler – reinstated 10/16/15

Harriman
James Scott McCluen – reinstated 8/31/15

Hixson
William A. Lockett

Johnson City
Charles Jason London – reinstated 9/4/15
Mary Beth Parker – reinstated 9/9/15
Thomas Bryant Outlaw

Kingsport
Charles Brandon Sproles – reinstated 9/4/15
Ying Luo

Knoxville
William E. Duffey Jr. – reinstated 9/1/15
Michelle Arielle Holland
Robbie Louise McLean
D’Artagnan Honre Perry
Quinton Trevor Piety – reinstated 11/5/15
James Thomas Shea IV
Brandy Boyd Slaybaugh – reinstated 9/2/15
Daniel Wayne Starnes
Peter Dwight Van de Vate – reinstated 9/23/15

Madisonville
Barry Keith Maxwell – reinstated 11/5/15

Memphis
Joel Alan Cherry
Elizabeth M. Cooper
John Dustin Geer
Robert Taylor Hammons
Michael Leon Harris – reinstated 9/4/15
Roderick D. James Holmes – reinstated 9/11/15
Elbert Jefferson Jr.
Bethel Alan Newport
Randall Walker Noel
Warner Blanton Rodda Sr.
Madeleine Christie Savage-Townes – reinstated 11/16/15
Susanna Mead Shea
Daniel Chain Shumake – reinstated 8/27/15

Murfreesboro
Mark Edward Adkins
Mitchell Paul Ronningen

Nashville
Kenneth Howard Bridges
Lance Preston Bridgesmith
Robert Allen Doll III – reinstated 8/28/15
John Martin Drake
Gloria A. Dumas – reinstated 10/8/15
Aisling Fenelon
William Fernandez Hardin
Melissa Harrison
Anton Lorenzo Jackson – reinstated 9/9/15
Robin Mitchell Joyce – reinstated 9/4/15
Michael John McNulty – reinstated 9/4/15
Michael Damian Rohling

Ripley
Steven Biggs Crain

Rogersville
Herbert A. Holcomb – reinstated 9/1/15

Selmer
Brian Jackson Petty – reinstated 9/4/15

Seymour
Audra Leanne Webb – reinstated 10/5/15

Spring Hill
R.W. Hardison – reinstated 9/9/16

Waynesboro
Robert Wesley Freemon – reinstated 8/27/15


OUT-OF-STATE


Alabama
John Cox Hall III
Hugh Michael Flanagan

Arkansas
Gary J. Mitchusson
Brent Lee Moss – reinstated 8/27/15
David Jerome Throesch

Florida
Jackie Lorraine Bytell
Robert Lawrence Sirianni Jr. – reinstated 10/7/15

Georgia
Brian Thomas Moore – reinstated 9/4/15
Thomas Darrell Weldon Jr. – reinstated 9/4/15
David Randolph Sicay-Perrow

Minnesota
Thomas Charles Schaeffer Jr.

Missouri
Victor Herbert Lewitt

Mississippi
Lawrence Bryant Austin
Ashlee Beth Ellis
Robert Reid Morris III
Robert Joseph Ross II

North Carolina
Karl Joseph Amelchenko
Benjamin Skardon Smith

Nevada
Nicholas Cameron Cooper – reinstated 8/27/15 (relocated to Joint Base Andrews, Maryland)

New York
Michael Brian Cronk

South Carolina
Lindsey Wade Cooper Jr. – reinstated 10/7/15

Texas
James David Ebanks
Travis Edward Venable – reinstated 11/5/15

Virginia
Marjorie Kaye Conner – reinstated 9/4/15
Coretta E. Johnson Gray – reinstated 1/6/17
Aldous Desmond McCrory


INTERNATIONAL


South Korea
Yo El Lee – reinstated 10/7/15

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Attached files

Directory of Administrative Suspensions

Access all administrative suspensions, including suspensions for CLE violations, failure to pay the annual BPR fee or inactive fee, failure to file an annual IOLTA notice, failure to pay the professional privilege tax and defaulting on student loans.

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Additional Resources

• TBA's Guide to Lawyer Discipline in Tennessee

• Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility

• Tennessee Supreme Court
Rule 8: Rules of Professional Conduct

• Tennessee Supreme Court
Rule 9: Disciplinary Enforcement