Commission on Continuing Legal Education & Specialization

Supreme Court Rule 21 -- The Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization monitors CLE requirements and administers the specialization program for attorneys. The director and staff also serve the Tennessee Lawyers’ Fund for Client Protection. The commission members are appointed by the Supreme Court.

For more information about the Commission on Continuing Legal Education, please visit their website at


Cynthia D. Hall, Esq.
Chattanooga, TN

John Alexander, Esq.
Memphis, TN

Donald Capparella, Esq.
Nashville, TN

Sara Flowers-Dent, Esq.
Memphis, TN

Rachel P. Hurt, Esq.
Knoxville, TN

Bruce McMullen, Esq.
Memphis, TN

Leslie Muse, Esq.
Knoxville, TN.

N. Houston Parks, Esq.
Columbia, TN

W. Scott Sims, Esq.
Nashville, TN

Marsha Wilson
Knoxville, TN

Sarah Creekmore Woodall
Nashville, TN

Supreme Court Liaison
Justice Holly M. Kirby
Tennessee Supreme Court
100 Peabody Place
Memphis, TN 38103

Judy L. Bond-McKissack, JD
1321 Murfreesboro Road, Suite 810
Nashville, TN 37217
Phone: (615) 741-3096
Fax: (615) 532-2477
Term: Exec. Dir. CLE
Appointed by: Supreme Court