The Tennessee Association for Justice (TAJ) is a statewide non-profit organization for trial lawyers throughout the state. Established in 1964, the TAJ strives to improve the civil justice system and preserve the right to a trial by jury.
TAJ has specific practice groups for attorneys practicing Civil Rights & Governmental Tort Liability, Medical Malpractice, Worker's Compensation, Consumer Protection & Insurance, Family Law, and Nursing Home Law.
TAJ serves as a professional organization for Tennessee personal injury lawyers and other attorneys who represent plaintiffs in courtroom settings. TAJ also advocates for greater access to courts and the right to a trial by jury.
The organization also has a political action committee (PAC), Lawyers Involved for Tennessee, that may make campaign expenditures for and against candidates for elected office.
The benefits of membership in the Tennessee Association for Justice (TTLA) include:
Members can also receive information and support in specific practice areas for Civil Rights & Governmental Tort Liability, Medical Malpractice, Worker's Compensation, Consumer Protection & Insurance, Family Law, and Nursing Home Law.
Members of TTLA can get more involved with the organization by joining various committees that match best with their interests and talents. Committees on TTLA include: