Michael G. Derrick, Chair of the Coverage Practice Group at Shuttleworth PLLC, has been elected as a Fellow in the The American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel by a unanimous vote of its Board of Regents. The College is composed of preeminent coverage and extracontractual counsel in the United States and Canada representing the interests of both insurers and policyholders. The College is focused on the creative, ethical and efficient adjudication of insurance coverage and extra-contractual disputes, peer-provided scholarship, professional coordination and the improvement of the relationship between and among its diverse members. Admission to the College is by invitation only. Mr. Derrick holds the Charted Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) professional designation and is a Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 Listed Mediator . For the past 21 years he has practiced law in the Memphis office of Shuttleworth PLLC.
Lane Wolfenbarger, managing member of Shuttleworth PLLC’ East Tennessee office was recently elected to serve as Grainger County’s next General Sessions and Juvenile Court Judge. Judge Wolfenbarger, with many friends and family members in attendance, was sworn into office on August 29 at the Grainger County Justice Center. Mr. Wolfenbarger is excited about his new role and is eager to serve the people of Grainger County and those that appear in his courtroom.
Mr. Wolfenbarger was elected to an 8 year term. Grainger County is in the 4th Judicial District of Tennessee, which includes Grainger, Jefferson, Sevier, and Cocke counties. As general Sessions and Juvenile Court Judge for Grainger County is a part-time position, Mr. Wolfenbarger will remain a member Shuttleworth PLLC and will continue to represent its clients throughout East Tennessee and the region.
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Mr. Cannon, along with Shuttleworth PLLC attorneys Michael G. Derrick and R. Joseph Leibovich provide mediation services through Memphis Mediation Group, LLC.