Board of Law Examiners

Tenn. Code Ann. § 23-1-101, Supreme Court Rule 7, § 12.01 -- The Board of Law Examiners assists the Supreme Court in licensing attorneys. The board, an administrator and staff are responsible for conducting the Tennessee Bar Examination. The board members are appointed by the Supreme Court.

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Travenia A. Holden, Esq.
Lebanon, TN

Jason Long, Esq.
Knoxville, TN

Robert F. Parsley, Esq.
Chattanooga, TN

Amy M. Pepke, Esq.
Memphis, TN

Carolyn S. Wenzel, Esq.
Nashville, TN

Supreme Court Liaison:
Justice Jeffrey Bivins
Supreme Court Building, Suite 321
401 7th Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37219-1407

Staff contact:
Lisa Perlen
511 Union Street, Suite 525
Nashville, TN 37219
Phone: (615) 741-3234