Margaret L. Behm News

Six DPBC Attorneys Listed in 2018 Best Lawyers in America Publication

Six Dodson Parker lawyers were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018.  Harlan Dodson, Margaret L. Behm, Donald Capparella, Tyler Chance Yarbro, Miranda Christy, and Michael B. Bressman were each recognized by the national publication.

The firm’s attorneys were recognized for their work in multiple practice areas including Commercial Litigation, Employment Law and Litigation, Corporate Law, Municipal Law, Non-Profit/Charities, Trademark Law, Insurance Law, Personal Injury Litigation, Appellate Practice, Real Estate Law, and Commercial Transactions/UCC Law.

Additionally, Donald Capparella was named the 2018 Best Lawyers® Lawyer of the Year for Appellate Practice in the Metro Nashville area.  Each year since 2014 he has received a “Lawyer of the Year” designation from the organization.

Behm Speaks on Nashville School of Law Professionalism Panel

During the July 27, 2017 orientation for new students at Nashville School of Law, Margaret L Behm served as a panelist for a discussion on professionalism in the field of law. She is pictured below with fellow panelist Judge Frank G. Clement, Jr., Presiding Judge, Middle Section, Tennessee Court of Appeals.

Four DPBC attorneys listed in Summer 2017 Best Lawyers Business Edition

The Summer 2017  Best Lawyers Business Edition has been released nationwide, and four Dodson Parker attorneys were selected for inclusion.

  • Donald Capparella is identified in the field of Appellate Practice.
  • Harlan Dodson is featured in the fields of UCC Law and Non-Profit/Charities Law.
  • Margaret L. Behm and Tyler Chance Yarbro are both listed in Labor and Employment Law practice areas.  Behm is also identified in the practice area of Municipal Law, as well as Non-Profit/Charities Law, for which she was named the 2017 Best Lawyers® Nashville Lawyer of the Year.

 

Five Dodson Parker Attorneys Named to 2017 Nashville Best of the Bar

The Nashville Business Journal’s annual Best of the Bar List has been released, and five DPBC attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion on the list.

 

 

Margaret L. Behm  (Labor & Employment)
Donald Capparella (Litigation & Dispute)
Miranda Christy    (Real Estate)
Harlan Dodson (Estate Planning)
Tyler Chance Yarbro (Litigation & Dispute)

Each attorney has previously been named to the Best of the Bar List in prior years.

Behm Featured Panelist at First Tennessee’s “Women Wisdom & Wit”

DPBC Managing Partner Margaret L. Behm participated in First Tennessee Bank’s 2017 “Women Wisdom & Wit” series as a panelist. Behm addressed the topic “Leading through Change: Leveraging Life Transitions to Get What You Want.” The panel discussion took place Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at the Cal Turner Family Center at Meharry Medical College.

Behm Delivers Speech to JSA Foundation Scholarship Recipients

The JSA Foundation, a non-profit organization established in 1982, held its annual scholarship luncheon on May 10, 2017.  Margaret L. Behm, a founding board member of the organization, spoke to recognize the scholarship participants and honor Dr. June S. Anderson, who established the scholarships to encourage women who are returning to school to pursue nontraditional fields of study such as science, engineering, and business administration. The JSA Foundation Scholarships enable women to attend Middle Tennessee State University. The school’s Center for Women and Nontraditional Students is named in honor of June Anderson.

Behm, Yarbro Featured in Best Lawyers Business Edition

The Spring 2017 edition of Best Lawyers Business Edition has been released nationwide.  This edition focuses on “Women in the Law.”  Two DPBC attorneys, Margaret L. Behm and Tyler Yarbro are listed.

Behm and Yarbro are both listed Labor and Employment Law practice area.  Behm is also identified in the practice areas of Commercial Litigation and Corporate Law, as well as Non-Profit/Charities Law, for which she was named the 2017 Best Lawyers® Nashville Lawyer of the Year.

 

Behm to be Featured Panelist for First Tennessee’s “Women, Wisdom, and Wit” Event

DPBC Managing Partner Margaret L. Behm has joined First Tennessee Bank’s 2017 “Women Wisdom & Wit” series as a panelist.  Behm will address the topic “Leading through Change:  Leveraging Life Transitions to Get What You Want.”  The panel discussion will take place Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at the Cal Turner Family Center at Meharry Medical College.

Lawyers’ Association for Women 2017 Annual Banquet: Sitgreaves Assumes Office as President; Behm Introduces Martha Craig Daughtrey Award Recipient

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Liz Sitgreaves addresses the audience upon acceptance of her office as President.

At the Annual Meeting and Banquet of the Lawyers’ Association for Women–Marion Griffin Chapter held at Music City Center on April 13, 2017,  DPBC attorney Elizabeth Sitgreaves assumed office as President. Liz, a long-time Board Member of LAW, received its inaugural “Rising Star” Award in 2015.

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Margaret L. Behm introduces the Honorable Cornelia A. Clark of the Tennessee Supreme Court.

Also at the meeting, the Judge Martha Craig Daughtrey award was presented to Justice Cornelia A. Clark of the Tennessee Supreme Court. DPBC attorney Margaret L. Behm, herself the 2016 recipient of the award, introduced Justice Clark.

 

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Margaret L. Behm, Justice Cornelia A. Clark, and Judge Martha Craig Daughtrey

Firm Attorneys Recognized in Best Lawyers Business Edition

The Best Lawyers Business Edition has released its Winter 2017 publication, and three Dodson Parker attorneys have been listed in the publication, acknowledged for their practice in several fields.

Commercial Litigation – Margaret L. Behm
Insurance Law – Donald Capparella
Corporate Law – Margaret L. Behm,  Harlan Dodson
Personal Injury – Donald Capparella