I'm honored to have been elected by my peers to a leadership position in this prestigious organization
Morristown, TN (PRWEB) July 19, 2009
F. Braxton "Brack" Terry of the Morristown, TN law firm of Terry, Terry & Stapleton has been elected president of the Northeast Tennessee Chapter of the Federal Bar Association.
"I'm honored to have been elected by my peers to a leadership position in this prestigious organization," Terry said.
The Federal Bar Association is a professional organization for private and government lawyers and judges involved in federal practice. The FBA has 16,000 members, including 900 members of the judiciary.
Terry's election to the FBA post is the latest in a string of professional honors.
He was recently admitted to the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an organization for U.S. trial lawyers who have been awarded a verdict or settlement of more than $2 million. In 2008, Terry was named as a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers Magazine.
Terry was admitted to the Tennessee Bar after earning his law degree at the Nashville School of Law in 1996. He is also licensed to practice before the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee.
He recently concluded a term as president of the Walters State Community College Foundation Board of Directors and has been named Distinguished Young Alumnus by the Division of Business at Carson Newman College.
About Terry, Terry & Stapleton:
Terry, Terry & Stapleton is a firm of personal injury lawyers and criminal trial attorneys that has served East Tennessee residents for more than 46 years. The firm handles personal injury and wrongful death cases, including car accident claims, workplace injuries, Social Security disability claims, medical malpractice lawsuits and product liability cases.
For more information, visit the firm's Web site at http://www.ttands.com/ or contact the firm at 1-800-518-3779.