TB Challenge Update


As we discussed in a prior blog post, our first round of TB Challenge participants are over halfway through their 90-day challenges! See below for their updates and stories, and stay tuned for their final check-in at the end of their challenges. Jennifer Lankford’s TB Challenge: compete in a Mud Run 5k and a 10k before September 28th. Update from Jennifer: My new favorite time of day – the 15 minutes after I’ve finished running. When I can breathe enough to appreciate that my efforts! With a little less than three weeks to go before my challenge is complete, I am feeling more dedicated than ever.  As a recap, my challenge was to run a 5K and thereafter, a 10K, within the 90-day challenge period. Part I – the 5K – was completed on September 5th.  The eternal optimist (or perhaps influenced by naivety), I opted for a 5K mud run – […]

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TB in the News: Thompson Burton partner, JK Simms, recognized as Best of the Bar


J.K. Simms, who leads Thompson Burton’s Labor and Employment law team, was recognized by the Nashville Business Journal in its annual Best of the Bar survey. This list recognizes the Nashville area’s best lawyers. To assemble the list, the Nashville Business Journal asked the Nashville area’s business community to nominate those lawyers who should be recognized for their work. Those nominated are then separated by the size of their law firm or role as in-house counsel. Then those who are nominated select only 10 lawyers whom they believe should ultimately receive the “Best of the Bar” designation. Those who receive the most votes from their peers receive the “Best of the Bar” award. The award is a great honor because it is a culmination of recognition of excellence from the business and legal communities. Simms has also been recognized as a “Super Lawyer” in the exclusive Mid-South Super Lawyer list […]

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Thompson Burton Issues Challenge, Focuses on Law Firm Culture


Nashville, TN – While Thompson Burton is busy reinventing the business of law, they’re also committed to creating the best work culture possible. One of the core beliefs at Thompson Burton is simply “Better is Possible.” Consistent with that belief, they believe that a successful firm begins and ends with fully engaged teams both inside and outside the workplace. With this idea in mind, Thompson Burton has created its “TB Challenge” program for all current team members. The Challenge gives participants the option of focusing on one personal development goal. They can choose something fun or interesting that they have always wanted to attempt, like running a marathon, dieting, learning a language, etc. “The TB Challenge is the most exciting effort we’ve ever implemented at the office,” states Kevin Thompson, founding partner. “It gives us a way to use our business to provide lifelong experiences for people who might not have the […]

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Thompson Burton PLLC Associate, Alex Scarbrough Fisher, published in The Tennessee Nurse


Thompson Burton PLLC Associate, Alex Scarbrough Fisher, recently published an article, “What Should You do if you Receive a 4-5-320(c) letter from the Tennessee Department of Health”.  The article documents the administrative process a nurse would be subjected after being charged with a a violation of Tennessee law or the Rules of the Tennessee Board of Nursing.

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Thompson Burton PLLC Moves into Third Office Space in Three Years


Having outgrown our previous office space, we moved into our third office space in 3 years over the weekend.  We officially open for business in the new space on Monday, May 4, 2015.  Our new office address is: Thompson Burton PLLC One Franklin Park 6100 Tower Circle, Suite 200 Franklin, Tennessee 37067 We’re excited about the new space, as it is custom to our needs and will give our attorneys the resources they need to continue giving our clients world class service.

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