SISSON AND SISSON
LAW FIRM

2171 Judicial Drive #215
Germantown, TN 38138
901-759-1793 * 901-759-7250 fax
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Jennifer Sisson Sisson and Sisson Law Firm Germantown



 

Jennifer Sisson
email:
jennifersisson@sissonandsisson.com
phone: 759-7269
fax: 759-7250

Admissions and Licenses:
• Licensed to practice law by the State of Tennessee, 2006
• Admitted to the Supreme Court of Tennessee, 2006
• Admitted to the United States District Court, Western District of Tennessee, 2006
• Tennessee Apprentice Teacher License with endorsements in History and Government, 2003


Education:
• Lipscomb University, Nashville, Tennessee, B.A., Summa Cum Laude, 2002
• University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, J.D., 2005


Areas of practice:
• General Corporate
• Business Organization
• Probate
• Real Estate


Professional Activities:
• Fellow, Memphis Bar Foundation, 2017
• Board of Directors, Memphis Bar Association, 2010, 2017
• Chairman, Real Estate and Environmental Section, Memphis Bar Association, 2007-09, 2011-12, 2017
• Member of the Memphis Bar Association and Tennessee Bar Association, 2006 to present
• Approved attorney for Fidelity National Title Group, Stewart Title Guaranty Company and Mississippi Valley/Old Republic Title Company


Community Activities:
• Appointed Commissioner to Board of Zoning Appeals for the City of Germantown, 2013 to present, elected as Vice Chairman in 2015, Chairman, 2016 and 2017
• Professor, Ethical Management, Master of Business Administration Program, Union University, 2015
• Board of Directors, Subsidium, Inc., fundraising organization for Memphis Oral School for the Deaf, 2008-present
• Leadership Germantown, Class of 2011
• Board of Directors for Leadership Germantown, 2013 to present; Fundraising Event Chairman 2014 and 2015
• President (2015) and Secretary (2014), Leadership Germantown Alumni Association
• Presenter, Leadership Germantown Business Day, “How to start a business in Germantown”, 2012 and 2015
• CLE Presenter, “Death in the Chain” (regarding real estate matters when the owner or past owner has died) and “Post Closing Procedures: Tying up Loose Ends” (regarding procedures to conclude real estate transactions)
• Member of the Task Force to review Germantown’s ordinance regarding home based businesses, 2017
• Member of the Land Use and Transportation Task Force for Germantown Forward 2030 strategic planning committee, 2015
• Member of Memphis Runner’s Track Club


The determination of the need for legal services and the choice of a lawyer are extremely important decisions and should not be based solely upon advertisements, certification, specialization or self-proclaimed expertise. Certifications of specialization are available to Tennessee lawyers in all areas of practice relating to or included in the areas of Civil Trial, Criminal Trial, Business Bankruptcy, Consumer Bankruptcy, Creditor's Rights, Medical Malpractice, Legal Malpractice, Accounting Malpractice, Elder Law and Estate Planning. Any listing of related or included practice areas herein does not constitute or imply representation of certification or specialization. Potential clients are urged to make their own independent investigation and evaluation of any lawyer being considered. These disclosures are required by the Supreme Court of Tennessee.