Faculty Profile: Sarah Sheppeard

Sarah SheppeardLewis Thomason King Krieg & Waldrop, PC620 Market St 5th Floor Knoxville, TN 37902 Work Phone: (865) 546-4646Email Address:
Previous Courses Taught (15)
  • CLE Ski 2019
  • CLE SKI 2017
  • CLE SKI 2016
  • CLE SKI 2015
  • CLE SKI 2014
  • Code of Judicial Conduct: Hypotheticals
  • Code of Judicial Conduct: Disqualifications/Recusals
  • Code of Judicial Conduct: Overview
  • CLE SKI 2013
  • What Attorneys Need to Know about the New Amended Code of Judicial Conduct
  • CLE SKI 2012
  • CLE SKI 2011
  • CLE Ski 2009
  • YLD New Lawyer Experience
  • CLE SKI 2008

SARAH Y. SHEPPEARD is the 2019-2020 president of the Tennessee Bar Association. She is a shareholder with Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg and Waldrop, PC. and is a past president of the Knoxville Bar Association. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law, where she was a member of the Tennessee Law Review. Sheppeard is a Supreme Court Rule 31 Mediator. She has served the TBA in various roles, including as a member of the Board of Governors, committee chair and member, and was active in the Young Lawyers Division and president of the YLD Fellows. In 2010 she received the TBA President's Award for her role as Reporter to the Task Force on Judicial Conduct Rules. In 2014 she received the Knoxville Bar Association Governors' Award, which is that organization's highest honor. She frequently presents CLE programs. She practices in various civil areas, including family law, probate and estate and civil litigation.