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Karen M. Campbell

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • General Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Motor Vehicle Injury
  • Nursing Home Injury

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Tennessee, 1995

COURT ADMISSIONS

  • Tennessee Supreme Court, 1995
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2003; 
  • Supreme Court of the United Sates, 2012

EDUCATION

  • Universitiy of Memphis School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee, 1995 J.D.
  • Law Review: Member and Notes Editor, University of Memphis Law Review, 1993 - 1995
  • University of Tennessee, 1987 B.S. Major: Communications

PUBLISHED WORKS

  • Roll Tape--The Admissibility of Videotape Evidence in the Courtroom, 26 U. Mem. L. Rev., Summer, 1996
  • Constitutional Law--Tennessee Small School Systems v. McWherter:Opening the Door for Education Reform, 24 Mem. St. U. L. Rev. 393, Winter, 1994

CLASSES/SEMINARS TAUGHT

  • “Trial Preparation from Start to Finish for Paralegals: Useful Discovery at Trial and Creating a Trial Notebook,” Institute for Paralegal Education, co-presenter,  4/14/16.
  • “Find it Free and Fast on the Net: Strategies for Legal Research on the Web,” NBI Inc., seminar co-presenter, 12/12/2014, 12/17/2015
  • Adjunct Professor of Legal Methods, University of Memphis School of Law, 1996 - 2003; 2006 - 2010

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Dean's Award for Tennessee Constitutional Law and Trial Advocacy

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Inagural Class of Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law
  • Leo Bearman Sr. Inn of Court (Associate member) 2001-2003
  • Kiwanis Club of Memphis, Board of Directors, 2016 -, President 2011-12, Kiwanian of the Year 2007-08

PAST EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS

  • Honorable Janice M. Holder, Tennessee Supreme Court, Law Clerk, 1998 - 2000
  • Honorable Joe B. Jones, Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals, Law Clerk, 1995 - 1998