IOLTA

IOLTA Grant Applications 2020

  On August 14, the Foundation will begin the 32nd annual selection process for IOLTA grants.  The recipients will be announced in December.  Their selection will bring total IOLTA awards to $22,890,937. Application forms for awards to be paid during 2020 are now available.  Completed applications must be submitted by U.S. Mail and be postmarked…

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IOLTA program welcomes participation by Tennessee credit unions

Rules amendments ordered by the Tennessee Supreme Court now allow lawyers to establish IOLTA trust checking accounts at eligible credit unions. The Foundation is contacting Tennessee credit unions to educate them about the program and about the law-related community organizations supported by IOLTA grants. Lawyers should watch the list of Eligible Financial Institutions (here) for…

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Participant Members

Any lawyer licensed in Tennessee who participates in the IOLTA (Interest On Lawyers Trust Accounts) program, whether as an individual or as a member (principal, employee, or other member) of a law firm, and who is not currently a Fellow of the Foundation, is eligible to serve as a voting “Participant” member of the Foundation.…

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