Attorney John Day Offering Continuing Education Credits for Lawyers

Nov 14, 2022 at 04:02 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Local attorney John Day is in the process of completing several statewide talks to attorneys and judges that update them on new legislation. He was on WGNS and.... Read More

Business and Law: Murfreesboro Law Office Hires Lauren Bowers as Associate Attorney

May 11, 2022 at 03:02 pm by WGNS

(Murfreesboro, Tenn.) - The Law Office of W. Scott Kimberly, located in the Historic Smith & Sellers Building on the Murfreesboro Public Square, is pleased to announce the.... Read More

Alise Housden Joins Legal Aid Society as Housing Staff Attorney in Murfreesboro

Mar 11, 2022 at 05:57 pm by WGNS

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest nonprofit law firm, announced today that Alise Housden has joined the firm as a housing st.... Read More

Jami Averwater for Murfreesboro City Council Campaign Announcement

Feb 11, 2022 at 10:25 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro business owner and attorney Jami K. Averwater announces her candidacy for Murfreesboro City Council. She will appear on the ballot in the upcoming city election o.... Read More

Executive Session and Special Meeting of the Murfreesboro City Council scheduled for THURSDAY Jan. 20

Jan 20, 2022 at 11:41 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Little has been publicly said about a meeting that will take place on Thursday (Jan. 20, 2022) in Murfreesboro. Reports from city officials in.... Read More

Former Murfreesboro Police Officer Hired as New Sheriff's Office Attorney

Dec 15, 2021 at 01:37 pm by WGNS

Attorney Kyle Evans was appointed to serve as the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office’s staff attorney by Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh.Capt. Evans’ primary duties wi.... Read More

Tennessee Supreme Court Vacancy

Nov 09, 2021 at 05:32 pm by WGNS

The Governor’s Council for Judicial Appointments is now accepting applications for the Supreme Court vacancy created by the passing of Justice Cornelia A. Clark on Septe.... Read More

26-Miles Worth of Court Related Documents laid side-by-side - Enough Paperwork for Lawyers on Old Cases to Pave a Road of Paper between Murfreesboro and Nashville

Jul 22, 2021 at 09:35 am by WGNS

Lawyers in Middle Tennessee now have access to a huge collection of past court cases that may not be posted online or available in downloadable PDF files. That collection of p.... Read More

Legal Aid Society Adds Tom Szaniawski as Reentry Attorney in Middle Tennessee Office

Jun 28, 2021 at 06:15 am by WGNS

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest nonprofit law firm, announced that Tom Szaniawski has joined as a reentry attorney in the.... Read More

Murfreesboro Assistant City Attorney Honored with Wilks Leadership Award

Jun 25, 2021 at 12:23 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro assistant city attorney Elizabeth Taylor was chosen as the recipient of this year’s Larry Dean Wilks Leadership Award by fellow members of the TBA Lead.... Read More

Upcoming Expungement Clinic has the Power to Change Lives

Jun 14, 2021 at 10:02 am by WGNS

Expunging your criminal record can be life changing, according to Murfreesboro attorney Scott Kimberly…New opportunities in the job market, housing or volunteering with.... Read More

Rutherford County Historian Receives NSDAR’s Historic Preservation Medal

Jun 10, 2021 at 09:06 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Historian Greg Tucker recently received the Historic Preservation Medal presented by the National Society of the Daughters of the.... Read More

TENNESSEE: July 2021 Bar Exam Will Be Virtual due to COVID Concerns

Feb 18, 2021 at 07:15 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Supreme Court today ordered that the July 2021 bar exam be held as a remote, computer-based test because of continued concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic. The F.... Read More

Tennessee Supreme Court Disciplines Nashville Attorney for Unethical Comments on Facebook

Jan 25, 2021 at 07:30 am by WGNS

In a case it called a “cautionary tale,” the Tennessee Supreme Court held for the first time this month that lawyers who make unethical statements may receive.... Read More

BUSINESS: Local Injury Law Firm Adds New Team Member

Jan 21, 2021 at 05:23 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TN - Weir & Kestner Injury Lawyers in Murfreesboro have announced the addition of Leah Finch to their team of professionals. As their New Client Special.... Read More

UPDATE: Murfreesboro Attorney who Took His Own Life was Scheduled to Appear in Court to Face Rape Charges Before the End of This Year

Dec 18, 2020 at 10:19 am by WGNS

WGNS has more details on the attorney from Murfreesboro who reportedly took his own life before appearing in court to face multiple rape charges. David Whelan would have appea.... Read More

Doscher Appointed Rutherford and Cannon County Bar Association Public Service Chair

Nov 17, 2020 at 11:16 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Attorney Chase Doscher has been appointed to serve as the Rutherford and Cannon County Bar Association Public Service Chair, which focuses on the operation of the.... Read More

Tennessee Supreme Court Enters Order Permanently Disbarring Attorney

Sep 14, 2020 at 09:00 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Supreme Court today entered an order permanently disbarring an attorney from practicing law in Tennessee.  A lawyer is “disbarred,” that is, exp.... Read More

Legal Aid Society Attorney Russ Overby Retires After 46 Years Advocating for Rights of Low-Income Clients

Jul 15, 2020 at 05:00 pm by WGNS

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest nonprofit law firm, announced today that attorney Russ Overby is retiring from the firm, w.... Read More

Local Attorney Handing Out Free Washable Face Mask Again This Saturday

Jul 06, 2020 at 10:49 am by WGNS

Local attorney John Day will be handing out facemask for those who need one in Murfreesboro again this Saturday… About ten days ago, their offices handed out several h.... Read More