Class Notes: 2020-2023

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Class of 2020

Zane Cavender has joined Bass, Berry & Sims as an Attorney. Posted 3.21.22

Sandy Xu has joined Richards, Layton & Finger at associate. Sandy focuses her practice on litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery involving corporate governance, corporate control, mergers and acquisitions, fiduciary duties, contractual disputes, and other commercial disputes. Posted 1.31.22

Micah N. Bradley has joined Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison as an associate in the firm’s business and commercial litigation group. Micah was a law clerk for the Honorable Eli Richardson in the Middle District of Tennessee before joining Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison. Posted 10.19.21

Taylor Caleb has joined Adam and Reese as an associate. Caleb’s work focuses on clients in public finance and economic development, including financing matters involving local government projects, sports facilities and multifamily housing developments. Caleb was the senior publication editor for the Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law. She was a summer associate and law clerk at Adams and Reese in 2019 and 2020. Posted 5.13.21

Jin Yoshikawa has joined Butler Snow as an attorney. Jin is a member of Butler Snow’s Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and Healthcare group. Prior to joining the firm, he was a Japanese and English bilingual film production manager and an associate consultant for a Boston-based management consulting firm in Tokyo. He has an engineering degree in computer science, with a focus on artificial intelligence and machine learning. Posted 5.13.21

Destiney Randolph  has joined Miller & Martin as an associate in the Atlanta office. Destiney concentrates her practice in the firm’s Litigation department. She has experience in several practice areas, including business litigation, labor & employment, construction, real estate, and alternative dispute resolution. Prior to joining Miller & Martin permanently, Ms. Randolph spent two summers with the firm as a Summer Associate, working on topics ranging from compliance with the federal Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States (CFIUS) to wrongful termination allegations involving violation of the Age Discrimination Employment Act. Posted 5.13.21

Justin A. Allen has joined Varnum as an associate.   Prior to joining Varnum he served as an intern for U.S. Magistrate Judge Phillip J. Green of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan. During law school, he worked in the criminal practice clinic and gained valuable advocacy experience representing indigent defendants in criminal court. Justin worked at a state government lobbying firm in Lansing prior to law school, where he gained extensive knowledge of the state legislative process and experience in policy analysis and coalition building. Posted 5.13.21

Ryli Leader has joined the Burr & Forman firm’s financial services litigation practice group in the Birmingham office. Ryli was a Chancellor’s Law Scholar and an Elliot Cheatham Scholar. Posted 1.16.21

Richard A. Rosario has joined the law firm of Lightfoot, Franklin & White as an associate in the firm's Birmingham, Alabama office. Rosario was president of the Mock Trial Board in his third year. While in law school, Rosario had internships with the Federal Public Defender's office in Nashville, Tennessee, as well as the Nashville Metropolitan Legal Department. He was a summer clerk with Lightfoot. Posted 1.12.21

Class of 2021

Gregory F. Maczko has joined law firm Bass, Berry & Sims as an Associate. Posted 3.21.22

Lauren N. Jones has Joined Butler Snow LLP as an Attorney in their Commercial Litigation group. Posted 1.31.22

Colter Parker joined Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C. as an Attorney. Posted 1.31.22

Haley Frank has joined Bass, Berry & Sims' Nashville office as an associate. Posted 1.31.22

Thomas Davison has joined Bass, Berry & Sims’ Nashville office as an associate. Posted 1.31.22

Tyler Graham joined Faegre Drinker as an associate. Posted 1.31.22

Tom Dozeman joined Stites & Harbison after participating in the firm’s summer associate program in 2019 and 2020. His practice concentrates in the areas of business litigation, sports and entertainment Law, and domestic relations.

Molly Brannan has joined the Maynard Cooper & Gale as an Associate. She will practice with Maynard's Public Finance group in the Birmingham, AL office. Posted 11.16.21

Cole Peck has joined Maynard Cooper & Gale as an Associate. Cole is a member of the Firm's Litigation Practice in Birmingham, AL. Posted 11.16.21

Ann P. Chapman has joined Starnes Davis Florie's Mobile office as an Associate. Posted 10.19.21

Vel Lewis has been named a 2021 George Barrett Social Justice Fellow. Lewis will serve her one-year fellowship with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Washington, D.C., where she will serve in the U.S. Protection and Solutions Unit. Read more Posted 6.7.21

Allen King has been named a 2021 George Barrett Social Justice Fellow. King will serve his one-year fellowship on the legal staff at Tennessee Justice for Our Neighbors, a Nashville-based nonprofit that provides free or low-cost immigration legal services to immigrants. Read more Posted 6.7.21

Class of 2022

Brandon Evans completed his clerkship in Las Vegas and started a new position as an attorney at Fisch Sigler LLP. Posted 11.1.23.