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William Lawrence Shulman Edit Profile

Lawyer

William Lawrence Shulman, American Lawyer. Bar: Tennessee 1975, United States District Court (middle district) Tennessee 1979, United States SupremeCt. 1985.

Background

Shulman, William Lawrence was born on August 6, 1950 in Fall River, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Herbert L. and Barbara (Jaffe) Shulman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business, U. Tennessee, 1972; Juris Doctor, U. Tennessee, 1975.

Career

Staff attorney, Jacksonville (Florida) Legal Aid Association, 1975-1977; staff attorney, Tennessee Division Consumer Protection, Nashville, 1977-1979; assistant public defender, Davidson County, Nashville, 1980-1982; senior assistant public defender, Davidson County, Nashville, 1982-1986; metropolitan public defender, Davidson County, Nashville, since 1986. Assistant professor criminal justice Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Bar: Tennessee 1975, United States District Court (middle district) Tennessee 1979, United States SupremeCt.

Membership

Member Nashville Mayor's Crime Summit, since 1987. Board directors South St. Community Center, Nashville, 1986. Member of advisory board youth employment program Oasis House, Nashville, 1987.

Member Nashville Amateur Sports Committee, 1987-: member task force Davidson County Democratic Executive Committee, since 1988. Member Nashville Bar Association, Tennessee Association Criminal Defense Lawyers (board directors since 1986), Exch.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jogging, reading, chess, gardening.

Connections

Married Judith Diane Seiler, January 2,1975. Children: Jeremy Lawrence, Marisa Etta, Adam Charles.

father:
Herbert L. Shulman

mother:
Barbara (Jaffe) Shulman

spouse:
Judith Diane Seiler

children:
Jeremy Lawrence Shulman

Marisa Etta Shulman

Adam Charles Shulman