2012 NBA BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOMINEES
Edward D. Lanquist, Jr.
Edward D. Lanquist, Jr. practices with Waddey & Patterson, PC. He received his undergraduate and law degrees, with Honors, from the University of Tennessee.
Lanquist has been an NBA Member since 1988. He has served as Treasurer and Assistant Treasurer. He is a current member of the Non-dues Revenue Committee, Intellectual Property Law Committee, and CLE Committee. He has been the Chair of the Continuing Legal Education Committee (twice) and the Intellectual Property Law Committee. Lanquist is an annual Producer and Presenter of “Ethics Lies and Videotapes” along with other CLE programs. As a young lawyer, he was vice president of the Young Lawyers Division and chair of the ABA IP committee. He is a Fellow of the Nashville Bar Foundation, the Young Lawyers Division, and the Tennessee Bar Foundation. He is a Best Lawyer and a Super Lawyer, a member of the TBA IP Executive Committee and has published several articles on intellectual property for the NBA Bar Journal. Lanquist is the current Chair of the Belcourt Theatre, current Board member of Nashville Capital Network, past chair of the Midsouth Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society and Past Board member of Renewal House and the James E West District of the Middle Tennessee Counsel of the Boy Scouts of America.
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