Harris Shelton Hanover Walsh, PLLC, one of Memphis’ largest law firms, today announced that Brett Hughes has been recognized as a Fellow of the Memphis Bar Foundation.
Attorneys and judges are nominated to become Fellows in recognition of their distinguished service to the legal profession and their adherence to the highest standards of professional ethics and conduct. Each year, the Foundation selects a new class of nominees.
“As a long-time member of the Memphis Bar Association, it’s an honor to be recognized by the philanthropic side of the organization,” said Brett Hughes, Harris Shelton Managing Member. “The Foundation has an extended history of well-known Fellows, and I am humbled to be named a member of the 2022 class alongside an impressive group of legal talent.”
Hughes is the managing member of Harris Shelton Hanover Walsh, PLLC. Before joining the firm in 1998, he served as an assistant district attorney general for Shelby County. He primarily works with businesses, including as an outside corporate counsel, to assist them with their commercial litigation, transactional, contract, employment, non-compete and insurance issues. He also frequently represents hospitals, healthcare professionals, lawyers, architects and engineers defending professional negligence claims, and assists individuals with their contract and personal injury matters.
Harris Shelton’s award-winning team of more than 50 highly skilled attorneys is licensed to practice in 12 states and covers a broad range of over 62 practice areas.