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Title: Harris Shelton Attorneys Make 2020 Attorneys for Justice Honor Roll

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Four Harris Shelton attorneys have been recognized by the Tennessee Supreme Court for their pro bono work, joining the 2020 Attorneys for Justice honor roll. 

For seven consecutive years, the Tennessee Supreme Court has celebrated lawyers and law offices for their commitment to providing pro bono services to those who cannot afford legal costs. To be considered for Attorneys for Justice, lawyers must report a minimum of 50 hours of pro bono service annually. The program is voluntary and based on self-reporting pro bono services provided during the previous calendar year when eligible attorneys renew their legal licenses with the Board of Professional Responsibility (BPR).

Harris Shelton is thrilled to celebrate the following attorneys for being named to the 2020 Attorneys for Justice Pro Bono Honor Roll: 

We congratulate our attorneys on this occasion and take pride in their commitment to our community. 

Click here to read the full list of 2020 Attorneys for Justice.

Title: Harris Shelton Attorney Named Top 100 Trial Lawyer and Top 25 Women Trial Lawyer for Civil Litigation

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Harris Shelton is proud to announce that Amber Griffin Shaw has been extended membership into The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 and The National Women Trial Lawyers Top 25 for her exceptional work as a civil trial attorney.

An invitation-only organization, The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 is composed of top trial lawyers from each state who demonstrate superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature and public profile. The selection process begins with peer nominations, followed by a combination of third-party research. Membership is extended to a select few of the most qualified attorneys.

The organization’s mission is to promote excellence and foster diversity in the legal profession through advocacy training, networking and education of trial lawyers. As a member, Shaw will be among a prestigious group making considerable strides in the legal profession.

Shaw’s highly respected career is also being recognized with an induction to the National Women Trial Lawyers Top 25 Women. An extension of The National Trial Lawyers, Top 25 Women is an invitation-only professional organization limited to the Top 25 female attorneys who serve individuals and families needing legal representation as it relates to legal issues affecting women and their civil rights.

The association provides members with a network of knowledge and experience in handling women-oriented legal cases. It serves as a resource for both attorneys and victims seeking to be connected with specialized attorneys.

For more than a decade, Shaw, who is the managing member of Harris Shelton’s office in Covington, Tennessee, has excelled as a trial lawyer in both jury and bench trials. She brings a wealth of experience in complex litigation to her clients. Her numerous accolades for her work include National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40, Tipton County Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Woman of the Year, and Memphis Area Legal Services Tipton County Pro Bono Attorney of The Year. 

Shaw graduated magna cum laude from Lambuth University and earned her law degree from the University of Mississippi School of Law. 

Harris Shelton extends our congratulations to Amber in appreciation of her exceptional work on behalf of our clients and our community.