Nashville, Tenn., August 14, 2017 – Burr & Forman announces that Nashville-based partner, M. Clark Spoden, has been named to Leadership Middle Tennessee Class of 2018. Spoden is one of 32 members to be selected to the 10 month leadership program.
Selection to Leadership Middle Tennessee is based on leadership achievements, potential to contribute to the economic and cultural development of Middle Tennessee and ongoing commitment to Leadership Middle Tennessee’s regional mission.
Leadership Middle Tennessee is designed to help class members understand issues, impacts and implications that affect the region, now and in the future; grasp the “Big Picture” of the Middle Tennessee region; develop an outstanding network of colleagues and collaborators; gain access to key decision makers and industry leaders; and strengthen personal leadership skills that will advance community leadership activities.
At Burr, Spoden practices in the Business Litigation and Labor & Employment Law service groups. He is a Specialist in Civil Trial and Pre-Trial Advocacy as Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and a Fellow of the American College of Board Certified Attorneys. In 2007, Spoden was awarded the Joseph G. Cummings Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year award by the Nashville Bar Association. He has also been recognized by Best Lawyers in America and as a Super Lawyer.
About Leadership Middle Tennessee
Leadership Middle Tennessee is a regional leadership program founded to engage community and business leaders in the 10 county region of Middle Tennessee. The program is a series of 10 monthly day-and-a-half issues-focused sessions designed to give participants a greater understanding of the critical issues and key players in the region, motivating them to use their skills to become regionally engaged. Participating counties are Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Maury, Montgomery, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson and Wilson Counties.
About Burr & Forman LLP
Burr & Forman’s experienced legal team serves clients with local, national, and international legal needs. With particular industry strengths in the financial institutions, health care and manufacturing sectors, the firm’s attorneys draw from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience to serve as trusted business advisors and legal counsel to help clients achieve their goals. Burr & Forman is a Southeast, regional firm with 300 attorneys and 11 offices in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. For more information, visit the firm’s website at www.burr.com.