Faculty Profile: Brian Faughnan

Brian FaughnanLewis Thomason40 S Main St #2900 Memphis, TN 38103 Work Phone: (901) 577-6139Website: http://www.lewisthomason.comEmail Address:
Previous Courses Taught (202)
  • Business Law Forum 2019
  • A Tour of Tennessee Attorney’s Trust Account Handbook
  • Ethics Roadshow 2018 (Johnson City)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2018 (Jackson)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2018 (Memphis)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2018 (Nashville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2017: Part One
  • Ethics Roadshow 2017: Part Two
  • Ethics Roadshow 2018 (Knoxville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2018 (Chattanooga)
  • Situations, Questions and Answers: Tennessee Ethics
  • Beyond Black Letter Law: Tennessee Ethics
  • Analysis by Scenario: Tennessee Ethics
  • Increasing Your Awareness: Tennessee Ethics
  • Ethical Dilemma Exploration
  • #MeToo CLE
  • Modern Law Practice Series: Consumer-Facing Service and the Impact on Law Practice [Webcast]
  • A Tour of Tennessee Attorney’s Trust Account Handbook
  • Ethics Roadshow 2017 (Johnson City)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2017 (Jackson)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2017 (Chattanooga)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2017 (Knoxville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2017 (Nashville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2017 (Memphis)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2016: More Ethical by the Dozen Part 1
  • Ethics Roadshow 2016: More Ethical by the Dozen Part 2
  • Modern Law Practice Series: Legal Services Management Companies Changing Law Practice [Webcast]
  • Can I Get A Witness (to talk to me)? Ethics CLE
  • TBA 2017 Annual Review in Memphis (Fast Track 15 Hours)
  • Ethical Dilemma Exploration
  • Analysis by Scenario: Tennessee Ethics
  • Beyond Black Letter Law: Tennessee Ethics
  • Increasing Your Awareness: Tennessee Ethics
  • Situations, Questions and Answers: Tennessee Ethics
  • Modern Law Practice Series: Consumer-Facing Service and the Impact on Law Practice [Webcast]
  • Modern Law Practice Series: Consumer-Facing Service and the Impact on Law Practice
  • A Tour of Tennessee Attorney’s Trust Account Handbook
  • Modern Law Practice Series: Legal Services Management Companies Changing Law Practice [Webcast]
  • Ethics Roadshow 2016 (Johnson City)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2016 (Knoxville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2016 (Chattanooga)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2016 (Jackson)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2016 (Nashville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2015 Part 1
  • Ethics Roadshow 2015 Part 2
  • Ethics Roadshow 2016 (Memphis)
  • Modern Law Practice Series: Legal Services Management Companies Changing Law Practice
  • 28th Annual Health Law Forum
  • Analysis by Scenario: Tennessee Ethics
  • Beyond Black Letter Law: Tennessee Ethics
  • Increasing Your Awareness: Tennessee Ethics
  • Situations, Questions and Answers: Tennessee Ethics
  • Ethical Dilemma Exploration
  • Can I Get A Witness (to talk to me)? Ethics CLE
  • Litigation: Ethics 2015
  • A Tour of Tennessee Attorney’s Trust Account Handbook
  • A Tour of Tennessee Attorney’s Trust Account Handbook
  • Ethics Roadshow 2015 (Cookeville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2015 (Knoxville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2015 (Chattanooga)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2015 (Johnson City)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2015 (Nashville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2015 (Memphis)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2014: Part 2
  • Ethics Roadshow 2014: Part 1
  • When Things Go Sour: Ethical Issues for Lawyers Regarding Disputes With Clients
  • Smith v. UHS of Lakeside - Tennessee Addresses the Problems of Judicial "Plagiarism"
  • Situations, Questions and Answers: Tennessee Ethics
  • Increasing Your Awareness: Tennessee Ethics
  • Beyond Black Letter Law: Tennessee Ethics
  • Analysis by Scenario: Tennessee Ethics
  • Ethical Dilemma Exploration
  • Litigation Forum 2015
  • Making the Most of Discovery: What You Don’t Know Can Come Back to Haunt You [Memphis]
  • The Second Wave of Litigation Funding – Practical Issues and Ethical Considerations
  • A Tour of Tennessee Attorney’s Trust Account Handbook
  • Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Chattanooga)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Johnson City)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Knoxville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Cookeville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2013 Part 2
  • Ethics Roadshow 2013 Part 1
  • Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Nashville)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Jackson)
  • Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Memphis)
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Situations, Questions, and Answers
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Analysis by Scenario
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Increasing Your Awareness
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Beyond Black Letter Law
  • New Disciplinary Rules: Rule 9: What’s New, What’s Unchanged, and What’s to be Expected in 2014
  • 26th Annual Health Law Forum
  • Ethical Dilemmas for All Lawyers
  • Notary Public Ethics
  • Tort and Insurance 2013: Ethics for Tort Lawyers
  • Ethics Roadshow 2013 (3 Dual Hours) Cookeville
  • Ethics Roadshow 2013 (3 Dual Hours) Chattanooga
  • Ethics Roadshow 2013 (3 Dual Hours) Knoxville
  • Ethics Roadshow 2013 (3 Dual Hours) Nashville
  • Ethics Roadshow 2013 (3 Dual Hours) Memphis
  • Ethics Roadshow 2012: Part 2 [Mobile Ready]
  • Ethics Roadshow 2012: Part 1 [Mobile Ready]
  • Malpractice Prevention and Insurance
  • New Rules Governing Disciplinary Enforcement For Attorneys Effective January 1 (3 Dual Hours)
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Situations, Questions, and Answers
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Analysis by Scenario
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Increasing Your Awareness
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Beyond Black Letter Law
  • General Practice: The Ethics of Co-Counsel and Referral Relationships
  • Saturday Ethics Program 2013: Coffee Anyone?
  • General Practice Summit 2013 - Nashville
  • Ethical Dilemmas for All Lawyers: 2012
  • Litigation and The Golden Rule
  • Litigation: Ethics of Co-Counsel and Referral Relationships
  • Tort & Insurance Forum 2013
  • Ethics Roadshow 2012 Memphis
  • Ethics Roadshow 2012 Nashville
  • Ethics Roadshow 2012 Cookeville
  • Ethics Roadshow 2011: Part 2
  • Ethics Roadshow 2011: Part 1
  • Ethics Roadshow 2012 Chattanooga
  • Ethics Roadshow 2012 Knoxville
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Situations, Questions, and Answers
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Analysis by Scenario
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Increasing Your Awareness
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Beyond Black Letter Law
  • Saturday Ethics Program 2012: Coffee Anyone?
  • General Practice Bootcamp 2012 - Nashville
  • General Practice: Malpractice Prevention and Insurance
  • The New Tort Law Landscape: Ethics
  • Litigation Forum 2012
  • Beginning & Ending The Lawyer Client Relationship 2011
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Situations, Questions, and Answers 2011
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Analysis by Scenario 2011
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Increasing Your Awareness 2011
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Beyond Black Letter Law 2011
  • Ethics Roadshow 2011 Nashville
  • Ethics Roadshow 2011 Memphis
  • Ethics Roadshow 2011 Johnson City
  • Ethics Roadshow 2011 Knoxville
  • Ethics Roadshow 2011 Chattanooga
  • Ethics Roadshow 2010, Part 1
  • Ethics Roadshow 2010, Part 2
  • Saturday Ethics Program: Coffee Anyone?
  • General Practice Bootcamp 2011 - Nashville
  • Tort Revision 2011
  • Ethical Dilemmas for All Lawyers
  • Ethical Issues for the Estate Planner
  • Beginning & Ending The Lawyer Client Relationship
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Situations, Questions, and Answers
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Analysis by Scenario
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Increasing Your Awareness
  • Ethics for Tennessee Lawyers: Beyond Black Letter Law
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2010 Chattanooga
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2010 Knoxville
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2010 Johnson City
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2010 Nashville
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2010 Cookeville
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2010 Memphis
  • Ethics Roadshow 2009, Part 2
  • Ethics Roadshow 2009, Part 1
  • Get The 411 on MJP in Tennessee
  • Guide to Expert Witness: Ethics
  • Estate Planning Forum 2010
  • Demystifying the Ethics Process
  • Revisions to the TN Rules of Professional Conduct
  • Ethics & The Corporate Lawyer in the Post Sarbanes-Oxley World
  • Ethics: Confidentiality Part II
  • Ethics: Confidentiality Part I
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2009 Chattanooga
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2009 Knoxville
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2009 Nashville
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2009 Johnson City
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2009 Memphis
  • Ethics Roadshow: 2009 Cookeville
  • Transitional Legal Education CLE Program: 2009
  • 21st Annual Health Law Forum
  • General Practice Summit 2009
  • General Practice: Ethics
  • Guide to Expert Witness
  • Transitional Legal Education Program
  • Ethics Roadshow 2007: Cells, Lies, and Videotape: The Ethics of Investigations Part II
  • Ethics Roadshow 2007: Cells, Lies, and Videotape: The Ethics of Investigations Part I
  • Tennessee Corporate Counsel Forum: 2009
  • YLD Ethics Forum 2008
  • The New Lawyer Experience:
  • What Every Corporate Attorney Should Know: Ethics
  • What Every Corporate Attorney Should Know: Attorney-Client Privilege
  • What Every Corporate Attorney Should Know: E-Discovery
  • Hot Topics in Real Estate 2008
  • General Practice Summit 2008
  • Ethics & the Corporate Lawyer in the Post Sarbanes-Oxley World
  • YLD Ethics Forum: Demystifying the State Disciplinary Process
  • What Every Corporate Attorney Should Know
  • YLD New Lawyer Experience
  • E-Discovery and New Rules for Civil Procedure
  • What Every Corporate Attorney Should Know: E-Discovery COPY
  • What Every Corporate Attorney Should Know: Attorney-Client Privilege COPY
  • Ethics Road Show 2007
  • Ethics Road Show
  • Ethics Road Show
  • Ethics Road Show
  • Ethics Road Show
Biography

Brian S. Faughnan practices with the Tennessee law firm of Lewis Thomason, resident in its Memphis office. In addition to the area of lawyer ethics and professional responsibility, Brian maintains a civil litigation practice focused on business and commercial litigation, and appellate litigation. Brian is listed in The Best Lawyers in America (Appellate Law and Litigation-First Amendment) and was named Appellate Practice “Lawyer of the Year” in Memphis by that publication. Brian is also listed as a “Super Lawyer” by Mid-South Super Lawyers, and has an AV rating from Martindale Hubbell. Brian is a frequent author and speaker on ethics and professional responsibility issues. He is a co-author of the book “Professional Responsibility in Litigation,” the Second Edition of which was published by the ABA in April 2016. He shares his thoughts on legal ethics, professional responsibility, and other aspects of the law of lawyering at www.faughnanonethics.com. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers. Brian has been the Chair of the TBA’s Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility since 2009 and is the Eighth District Governor of the TBA Board of Governors.