Faculty Profile: Laura Chastain

Laura ChastainBoard of Professional Responsibility
Previous Courses Taught (21)
  • Tennessee Justice Programs 2019: Ethics and Professionalism - What's Up Now?
  • Estate Planning & Probate Forum 2021
  • Administrative Law Annual Forum 2020
  • Ethics Update: Current Developments from the Board of Professional Responsibility
  • Administrative Law 2019: Ex parte Communications in Agency Proceedings and Ethics Update
  • Administrative Law Annual Forum 2019
  • 5 Mistakes To Avoid Your First Year: New Firm Attorneys
  • 4 Mistakes To Avoid Your First Year: Solo Attorneys
  • Court Square Cookeville 2019
  • Disability Law: Ethical Considerations
  • Disability Law: Ethics & Conflicts of Interest
  • Disability Law Forum 2018
  • Disability Law: Ethics
  • Disability Law Forum 2017
  • Estate Planning 2016: Ethics Bowl
  • Court Square Series 2016 in Dyersburg
  • Disability Law Forum 2016
  • Estate Planning & Probate Forum 2016
  • Ethics For The Business Lawyer 2014
  • Health Law: Ethics Session, Rules and Violations Recap
  • 19th Annual Health Law Forum

Laura Chastain is Ethics Counsel for the Board of Professional Responsibility of the Supreme Court of Tennessee.  She is licensed in Tennessee, Texas and Kentucky and has been in private practice as in-house counsel for a Tennessee corporation.  She has previously served as a hearing committee member for the Board of Professional Responsibility and was Deputy Chief Disciplinary Counsel for 17 years.  Laura has been a speaker at Continuing Legal Education Seminars and has been teaching Ethics and Professionalism classes at the Nashville School of Law since 2003.