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Attorney Details

Kennedy, James Lester
3100 Alcoa Hwy
PO Box 293
Knoxville, TN 37920-4776
BPR Number:
Office County:
Licensed in TN Since:
Law School:
University of Tennessee - College of Law

Informational Releases for Public Discipline:

Date Title
01/22/2020 Suspended 2 years consecutive with 3 year suspension of June 5, 2019
01/22/2020 Knox County Lawyer Suspended
11/20/2019 Petition for Discipline filed - #2019-3055-2-BL
10/08/2019 Hearing Panel Judgment - #2019-2964-2-AW
06/05/2019 Suspended 3 years
06/05/2019 Knox County Lawyer Suspended
02/25/2019 Hearing Panel Judgment - #2018-2906-2-AW
02/15/2019 Petition for Discipline filed - #2019-2964-2-AW
08/27/2018 Petition for Discipline filed - #2018-2906-2-AW
07/20/2017 Knox County Lawyer Suspended
07/20/2017 Suspended 1 year
03/13/2017 Hearing Panel Judgment - #2016-2618-2-AJ
08/18/2016 Petition for Discipline filed - #2016-2618-2-AJ
07/14/2005 Knoxville Lawyer Suspended by Supreme Court
04/29/2004 Petition for discipline filed (JV).

Names Used:

James Lester Kennedy

* Information accurate as ofFriday, July 03, 2020 6:00 PM UTC