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Stephanie Neal joins UT Law as the Director of Development

Posted October 2, 2017

Before joining UT Law, Stephanie Neal worked in healthcare philanthropy serving as the director of major and planned gifts for Porter Hills Foundation in Grand Rapids, Mich. In her position, Neal will implement the strategic direction for the College of Law including identifying, cultivating, strategizing, soliciting, negotiating, and stewarding donor prospects. Read more

College awards first Hardwick-Woods fellowship

Posted September 26, 2017

Third-year law student Sloane Lynch has been named the University of Tennessee College of Law’s first Hardwick-Woods Fellowship recipient. As the fellowship recipient, Lynch will work closely with the Institute for Professional Leadership as a teaching assistant for the Institute’s curricular offerings. Read more

UT Law alumnus honored as construction “Lawyer of the Year”

Posted September 22, 2017

College of Law graduate Randy Hafer, (’83) has received the Best Lawyers 2018 Litigation – Construction “Lawyer of the Year” award in Atlanta. Hafer, a partner with Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, is the team leader of firm’s construction and infrastructure projects team. It was named the Construction Team of the Year by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for […] Read more

Alumna receives New Advocate of the Year award

Posted September 1, 2017

University of Tennessee College of Law 2013 graduate Christina Magráns-Tillery has received the 2017 New Advocate of the Year Award. Magráns-Tillery is a staff attorney at Legal Aid of East Tennessee. Read more

UT Law grad Joel Katz: Billboard’s Lawyer of The Year

Posted July 21, 2017

Joel Katz, a UT Law alumnus (’69) for whom the Joel A. Katz Law Library is named, has been recognized by Billboard Magazine as Lawyer of the Year. In its story about the honor, Billboard says “Katz is the go-to attorney for many top label executives, including Republic Records chairman/CEO Monte Lipman and president/COO Avery […] Read more

Chattanooga defense attorney praises her UT Law roots

Posted June 26, 2017

A story recently published in Chattanooga’s Harrison County Herald, commends University of Tennessee College of Law graduate Stevie Phillips for her work in the courtroom and for going the extra mile to defend her clients. Phillips is praised specifically for efforts in a pay disparity case involving Chattanooga Police, Read more