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M. Alex Carver has joined Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison as an associate in the firm’s business and commercial litigation group. Before joining Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison, Alex was an honors fellow with the Tennessee Office of the Solicitor General. He also served as a law clerk for the Honorable William H. Pryor, Jr., in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and the Honorable R. David Proctor in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama. Posted 10.19.21

Geoffrey Morris was named to the Memphis Flyer’s 20 under 30 List, which recognizes 20 young leaders in the Memphis business community. Geoffrey practices real estate development and finance law at Butler Snow. Posted 6.9.21

Keyne Villert has joined Phillips Lytle LLP as an associate. He is based in the firm's New York City office. Mr. Villert focuses his practice in the area of commercial real estate. Prior to joining Phillips Lytle, he served as counsel for a large title insurance underwriter, where he worked closely with company clients to protect their real estate investments. Posted 1.16.21.

Shivam Kumar joined the Atlanta-based Swift Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP office. Shivam defends employers and insurance companies in workers’ compensation claims. Previously, Kumar was an associate attorney at another firm, where he managed approximately 75 workers’ compensation cases and frequently conducted depositions and mediations. He also served as a staff attorney and law clerk for the Southeastern Legal Foundation, writing amicus briefs to the Supreme Court of the United States. Posted 11.16.20.

Brent Kapper is legal counsel with State Farm in Bloomington, Illinois. Brent previously practiced with Sirote & Permutt in Birmingham, Alabama. Posted 3.17.20

Ryan Goer joined the Charleston office of K&L Gates as an associate in the firm’s Banking and Asset Finance practice group.  Posted 5.20.19

Kevin Pregent

Kevin Pregent has joined the law firm of Harter Secrest & Emery in their Rochester, NY office as an associate in the Securities and Capital Markets practice group. Posted 4.9.19



Olivia Marshall

Olivia Marshall has joined Caplin & Drysdale in their Washington, D.C. office as an Associate in the firm’s Political Law Group.  Posted 1.24.18


Harris Anthony joins Maynard Cooper’s Estate, Trust and Business Planning and Fiduciary Advisory Services practice groups.  Posted 10.02.18

Scott DeAngelis

Scott DeAngelis has joined Robinson Bradshaw as part of the new associate class. Posted 10.15.18