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    R. Wayne Peters and Sam Elliott selected as Super Lawyers and Gary Henry selected as Rising Star for 2018.

R. Wayne Peters and Sam Elliott selected as Super Lawyers and Gary Henry selected as Rising Star for 2018.

Super Lawyers is an exclusive list of top-rated attorneys in specific practice areas who were chosen after thorough evaluation of numerous criteria.  Wayne Peters and Sam Elliott have been listed every year since 2006, Wayne for business/corporate representation, Sam for business litigation.  Gary Henry [...]

November 14th, 2018|

November 13 presentation by Lee Ann Adams and Eleanor G. LaPorte at the Professional Advisor Seminar sponsored by the Community Foundation of Cleveland and Bradley County.

Family Foundation, Donor Advised Fund or Supporting Organization? How to Choose?

Individuals with significant wealth frequently create family foundations to help organize their philanthropy. Historically, private non-operating foundations have been the vehicle of choice in filling this role. However, a donor advised fund or a [...]

November 14th, 2018|

Elliott Recipient of Awards

On October 11, 2018, Sam Elliott was awarded the 2018 Justices Brock and Cooper American Inns of Court Civility Award, which recognizes extraordinary civility among local lawyers.   The award is conferred based on a vote of local state and federal judges.

On October 26, 2018, [...]

October 26th, 2018|
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    R. Wayne Peters, Sam Elliott, Wade Cannon, Beverly Edge, Lee Ann Adams and Bob Lockaby, Jr. are included in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019.

R. Wayne Peters, Sam Elliott, Wade Cannon, Beverly Edge, Lee Ann Adams and Bob Lockaby, Jr. are included in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019.

R. Wayne Peters: Tax Law, Trusts and Estates; Litigation and Controversy – Tax; Litigation – Trusts and Estates

Sam D. Elliott: Commercial Litigation; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Municipal Law; Litigation – Labor and Employment; Litigation – Land Use and Zoning; Litigation – Municipal

Wade Cannon: Litigation – Real [...]

August 15th, 2018|

Faith Recognized at recent Tennessee Bar Association meeting in Memphis.

Justin Faith was recognized at the Tennessee Bar Association annual meeting in Memphis for his work with the TBA Young Lawyers’ Division 2018 by the President’s Special Recognition Award. At the same time, Justin also graduated from the TBA’s Leadership Law program.  

https://www.hamiltoncountyherald.com/Story.aspx?id=9656&date=7%2f6%2f2018

 

 

 

July 10th, 2018|
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    Wayne Peters has been recognized by the Tennessee Bar Association as a Senior Counselor in acknowledgment of his 50 years of practice as a Tennessee lawyer and his contributions to the Tennessee Bar Association and the legal profession.

Wayne Peters has been recognized by the Tennessee Bar Association as a Senior Counselor in acknowledgment of his 50 years of practice as a Tennessee lawyer and his contributions to the Tennessee Bar Association and the legal profession.

July 10th, 2018|
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    Sam Elliott’s latest book, John C. Brown of Tennessee: Rebel, Redeemer and Railroader was recently awarded the 2017 Tennessee History Book Award. Sam’s book, Isham G. Harris of Tennessee: Confederate Governor and United States Senator, was the co-winner of the 2010 award.

Sam Elliott’s latest book, John C. Brown of Tennessee: Rebel, Redeemer and Railroader was recently awarded the 2017 Tennessee History Book Award. Sam’s book, Isham G. Harris of Tennessee: Confederate Governor and United States Senator, was the co-winner of the 2010 award.

July 10th, 2018|
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    Lee Ann Adams selected as a member of The Chattanooga Bar Foundation Fellows.

Lee Ann Adams selected as a member of The Chattanooga Bar Foundation Fellows.

https://www.hamiltoncountyherald.com/Story.aspx?id=9655&date=7%2f6%2f2018

 

July 9th, 2018|

Justin B. Faith Selected for TBA’s Class of 2018 Leadership Law Program

CHATTANOOGA, December 13, 2017 –

Chattanooga-based law firm Gearhiser, Peters, Elliott & Cannon, PLLC is pleased to announce that attorney Justin B. Faith has been selected to participate in the Tennessee Bar Association’s Leadership Law (TBALL) program, a highly competitive award-winning six-month leadership program for [...]

December 13th, 2017|

Gearhiser, Peters, Elliott & Cannon, PLLC listed in “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News and Best Lawyers.

Gearhiser, Peters, Elliott & Cannon, PLLC achieved four Tier 1 Metropolitan rankings: commercial litigation; litigation – municipal; litigation – real estate; and tax law.

http://www.hamiltoncountyherald.com/Story.aspx?id=9067&date=11%2f10%2f2017

 

November 22nd, 2017|