Attorney I’Ashea Myles Recognized as Trailblazer by Nashville Business Journal’s 2021 Women of Influence Awards

ILM HeadshotCongratulations to Bone McAllester Norton attorney I’Ashea L. Myles for being named one of the Nashville Business Journal's Women of Influence 2021 and a trailblazer in her industry! For 15 years, this award has honored women in the community for their leadership, philanthropy and ability to encourage and inspire.

Nominations are submitted by the public and decided on by an independent panel of judges made up of past Women of Influence winners. The list includes women who hold leadership roles at various top companies or own their own businesses and make a difference in Music City.

I'Ashea focuses her practice on construction law, real estate law, employment law and commercial business law, with an emphasis on dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration, jury and bench trials in both federal and state court. She was the recipient of the 2018 Murfreesboro Magazine’s Top 20 Under 40 award and has been a fellow of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Forum on Construction Law since 2018.

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Bone Law Attorney I’Ashea L. Myles Selected for 2021 Nashville Emerging Leaders Program

IAshea Myles Dihigo Attorney at Bone McAllester Norton ProfessionalBone McAllester Norton attorney I’Ashea L. Myles has been chosen to participate in the 2021 Nashville Emerging Leaders (NEL). This is an annual, 11-week leadership training program for talented young professionals who aim to shape and advance Nashville’s future. I’Ashea was selected as one of approximately 30 participants across the entire city.

I’Ashea is an expert in dispute resolution, particularly in the areas of construction, real estate, employment, and commercial business law. Clients trust her with every step of the resolution process, including mediation, arbitration, and jury and bench trials in both federal and state courts. She also has extensive experience in liquor licensing and development of commercial and residential property.

I’Ashea is passionate about equal justice for all and improving the community, particularly through volunteer legal clinics. She serves on the board of directors for the Napier Looby Bar Association, Elevated Development and recently served on the Board of Directors for the Lawyers’ Association for Women.  She is a Diversity Fellow with the Construction Law Forum of the American Bar Association, Nashville Bar Association, National Association of Women in Construction and many more.

Read more on the NEL program website,

Seven Bone McAllester Norton Attorneys Named to 2020 Super Lawyers and Rising Star List

Bone McAllester Norton is proud to announce that seven of its attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers for their outstanding work and law practice in Tennessee. Charles Robert Bone, John P. Branham, Sharon O. Jacobs, Sam J. McAllester III, Edward M. Yarbrough and Stephen J. Zralek were named in the Mid-South Super Lawyer category. I’Ashea L. Myles was also recognized as a Mid-South Rising Star.

“We are proud to be included by Super Lawyers this year on both of these lists,” said President and CEO Charles Robert Bone. “My colleagues and I are committed to serving our clients and the Greater Nashville community. It is a great honor to see our attorneys’ hard work recognized by such a prestigious organization.”

Each year, Super Lawyers creates a list of top lawyers in Tennessee through a selective process. Clients turn to this list every year to ensure they are working with some of the best lawyers the state has to offer. These Bone McAllester Norton lawyers work with a wide range of clients in over 20 different practice areas across Tennessee and the United States.

Charles Robert Bone, the firm’s President and CEO, is known for providing his clients with good judgment, strategic counsel and practical advice.

John P. Branham is a civil trial lawyer whose practice areas include business litigation and personal injury litigation.

Sharon O. Jacobs is an experienced environmental lawyer and litigator who represents companies and local governments in administrative, regulatory, environmental, zoning, land use and municipal law. She has been listed in Super Lawyers since 2008.

Sam J. McAllester III is a founder and vice chairman of the firm and has represented banks, financial institutions and other lenders for over 40 years as a leader in the firm’s bankruptcy practice. He has been listed in Super Lawyers since 2008.

Edward M. Yarbrough, former U.S. attorney for Middle Tennessee, has provided high level legal representation and counsel to clients in the Middle Tennessee area for over 45 years. His experience includes government investigations, dispute resolution, and civil and criminal litigation. He has also been listed in Super Lawyers since 2008.

Stephen J. Zralek is a commercial litigator who focuses on intellectual property, business and entertainment disputes. He has spent over two decades helping clients resolve complex legal disputes.

I’Ashea L. Myles regularly handles matters related to the construction and development of both commercial and residential property. She is committed to building a better future for her community through advocacy and the promotion of equal justice.

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