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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William M. (Muecke) Barker, Esq.
Chattanooga, TN

Margaret L. Behm, Esq.
Nashville, TN

William L. Harbison, Esq.
Nashville, TN

Jeffrey M. Ward, Esq.
Greeneville, TN

Barbara M. Zoccola, Esq.
Memphis, TN

Supreme Court Liaison:
Justice Sharon G. Lee
Tennessee Supreme Court
Supreme Court Building
P.O. Box 444
Knoxville, TN 37901

Staff contact:
Lisa Perlen
511 Union Street, Suite 525
Nashville, TN 37219
Phone: (615) 741-3234
Fax: (615) 741-5867