College of Law

Tag: Alumni

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

A Place to Call Home

Posted November 18, 2016

Although abused and neglected horses often see the worst parts of humanity, one alumna shows them the best. Esther Roberts (’01) is the founder and owner of Starlight Farm Animal Sanctuary and has been on a lifelong mission to rescue horses from dire situations and lead them to greener pastures. Read more