Butler Snow attorney Sara Anne T. Quinn has been elected to serve as the 2020-2021 President of the Lawyers’ Association for Women: Marion Griffin Chapter.
Named for attorney Marion Griffin, who was told by the Tennessee Supreme Court in 1901 that women were not entitled to practice before the court, the Marion Griffin chapter of the Lawyers’ Association for Women was formed in 1981 in Nashville. The association emphasizes and address issues of concern to women within the legal profession. In particular, they strive to promote the efficient administration of justice and constant improvement of the law, especially as it relates to women, advocate for increased numbers of qualified women on the bench and work for improvement of the overall quality of the bench and encourage participation of women in local, state, national and specialty bar associations, particularly at leadership levels.
Quinn focuses her practices on employment litigation and counseling and is licensed to practice in Tennessee and U.S. Districts Courts of Tennessee: Western, Middle and Eastern. She is a member of the Nashville Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association and the Labor and Employment Section of the American Bar Association. Quinn received her undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina and her Juris Doctor from the University of Tennessee.