Attorney Bob Parsley Appointed to Tennessee Board of Law Examiners
March 03, 2020
Robert F. (Bob) Parsley, a litigation attorney with Miller & Martin's Chattanooga office, has been appointed by the Tennessee Supreme Court to the Tennessee Board of Law Examiners.
The Tennessee Board of Law Examiners consists of five board members, each appointed by the Tennessee Supreme Court. Their duties include overseeing the State’s licensing of attorneys, working with the Tennessee Supreme Court and the Executive Director on rulemaking and policy decisions affecting attorney licensing, and addressing issues relating to the admission of attorneys by exam and through comity applications (where the attorney is already licensed in another jurisdiction).
Before his appointment to the Board in 2020, Mr. Parsley served from 2016 through 2019 as a Tennessee Bar Examiner, with responsibility for preparing and grading bar exams. In that role he also authored the evidence and appellate procedural sections of the Tennessee Law Course, which all newly admitted Tennessee attorneys must take.
Mr. Parsley is a Member of Miller & Martin and is the chair of the firm's Appellate Practice Group.