Alumni Weekend

Posted: Wed, 03/11/2009 - 13:28

The law school will host the annual Alumni Weekend March 27 - 28, 2009.  Cumberland will honor the classes of '69, '74, '79, '84, '89, '94, '99 and '04. 


Friday, March 27

Advisory Board Meeting

Cumberland School of Law, Friendship Room

8:00 AM - NOON

Library and Building Tours
3 PM, Robinson Hall and Lucille Stewart Beeson Law Library
(Meet in the breezeway between the building and the law library.)
See what’s new since your law school days, including the improved “old library,” the state-of-the-art electronic courtroom that was built for the Advanced Trial Advocacy course, Career Services offices, Moot Court Room and more. Then take a guided tour of the Beeson Law Library, where you’ll see the latest research tools for students and practicing attorneys.

National Alumni Association Gala Reception and Dinner honoring all alumni with special recognition of Reunion Classes ’69, ’74, ’79, ’84, ’89, ’94,’99 and ’04
7 PM, Ross Bridge Golf Resort and Spa – $60 per person
Enjoy the beautiful setting and dinner with your classmates. Indulge in dessert under the stars with music from The Music Caterers.
Sponsored by: Wallace, Jordan, Ratliff and Brandt, llc; Burr & Forman LLP; Friedman, Leak, Dazzio, Zulanas & Bowling, PC; Sirote & Permutt; White Arnold & Dowd PC; ServisFirst Bank; Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, PC; Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz; Gathings Law; Carol Ann Hobby

Saturday, March 28

Individual Class Parties 7PM (locations and costs listed below)
1969—Flemings Prime Steakhouse; $50/person
1974–– Home of Lee Thuston; no charge
1979— Balch & Bingham; no charge. Sponsors: James Anderson, Greg Breedlove, Martha Campbell, Steven Casey, Doug Jones, Richard Mauk, Balch & Bingham
1984— Home of LaBella Alvis; no charge. Sponsors: Alan Alexander, Russ Allison, Lindsey Allison, LaBella Alvis, Jacob Armpriester, Chris Barkas, Greg Burge, David Byers, Paul Cavender, Bob Davidson, Tim Davis, Jonathan Gathings, Clark Hammond, Sharon Hoiles, Willie Huntley, Kearney Hutsler, Norma Lemley, Cindy Liebes, Bob MacKenzie, Gina Micalizio, Rick Norris, Barbara Olschner, Sim Penton, Patricia Rea, Ferris Ritchey, Jim Roberts, Susan Rogers, Allen Schreiber, Hill Sewell, James Turk, Todd Vargo
1989—The Preserve; $30/person
1994—Ocean, no charge
2004—The Wine Loft, $30/person

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort and Spa for $189 per night. To take advantage of this special rate, call 1-800-593-6419 by Monday, March 16, 2009, and make sure to identify yourself with Cumberland School of Law to receive this special rate. You can also reserve your room online at, putting the code cslcsla in the group box. 

For additional information, please contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at 1.800.888.7248 or