SARAH Y. SHEPPEARD, a shareholder of Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg and Waldrop PC, is the 2019-2020 President of the Tennessee Bar Association. She is a Past-President of the Knoxville Bar Association and a Rule 31 Mediator listed by the Tennessee Supreme Court. She has a diverse civil practice, with a focus on domestic cases. She was a member of the Tennessee Law Review, and is a Fellow of the American, Tennessee, and Knoxville Bar Foundations. She is a recipient of the TBA’s President’s Award, the KBA’s Governor’s Award, the Don Paine Lawyer Legacy Award.