Wanda G. Sobieski

Wanda G. Sobieski: Attorney with Sobieski, Messer & Associates, PLLC


Phi Delta Phi. Chair, Moot Court Board, 1981-1982; National Moot Court Champion, 1981. Advisor and Mock Trial Judge, National Moot Court. Runner-Up: Best Oralist, National Finals, 1981; Best Brief Award and National Finalist, 1981. Adjunct Professor, University of Tennessee College of Law. Instructor, National Institute of Trial Advocacy. Chair, Federal Question Committee, Delay and Expense Reduction Advisory Group, Eastern District of Tennessee. Board Member, National Conference of Women's Bar Associations, 1990-1993. Chair, Knox County Foster Care Review Board, 2004-2005. Recipient: Best Oralist, Regional Competition, 1980, 1981; National Women's History Project Awards; Ann Selwyn Award; Tennessee Alliance for Progress, 2007; Long Haul Award; ETLAW Spirit of Justice Award, 2008. Member: Tennessee Commemorative Woman Suffrage Commission; Delay and Expense Reduction Advisory Group for the Eastern District of Tennessee; American Association of University Women; League of Women Voters; East Tennessee Historical Society; Appalachian Zoological Society; National Wildlife Federation. President, Club Town Hall East Neighborhood Association. Contributor, The Tennessee Appellate Practice Handbook. Advisor Committee, International Conference on War and Peace. Formerly with Baker, Worthington, Crossley, Stansberry & Woolf, 1982-1993. Rule 31 Listed Family Mediator.

Tennessee Bar Foundation.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Family Law
  • Construction Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • Civil Rights
  • Employment

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
888-309-8017  Phone
865-546-7969  Fax
University Attended:
Wichita State University, B.A., English and Chemistry, with honors, 1969; Dartmouth College; University of Tennessee, M.A., Speech/Communications, with high honors, 1974
Law School Attended:
University of Tennessee, J.D., with honors, 1982
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee; U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth, Fourth and Eleventh Circuits; District of Columbia; 1982, Tennessee; U.S. Court of Claims; U.S. Supreme Court
Knoxville, Tennessee (Executive Committee, 2007—) and American Bar Associations; Tennessee Lawyers Association for Women (President, 1995); East Tennessee Lawyers Association for Women (President, 1989-1990, Board Member, 1986-1991); American Arbitration Association (Member, Panel of Arbitrators, 1993-1995); Newsletter Articles for the American Builders and Contractors Association; Board of Advisors for the Young Lawyer's.
Birth Information:
Kansas City, Missouri, November 7, 1947
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Minority - Owned

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