Lorna McClusky

Massey, McClusky,McClusky & Fuchs
3074 East Rd
Memphis, TN 38128
(901) 384-4004
www.masseymcclusky.com


Lorna graduated from Memphis State University's Cecil Humphrey's School of Law in 1994. While there she served the Law Review journal as comments Editor and a Board Member. She began practicing law solely in the criminal field in 1998, when she began to work with William D. Massey. Within a year, she became a partner.

Lorna is a life member of NACDL and has served on the Judicial, Forensic, Death Penalty, and Discovery Committees of that organization. She is a life member of TACDL and has served on the board CLE committee, Death Penalty committee and is the organization's secretary. She is known by peers for her work in federal courts, capital murder cases and forfeiture proceedings.

Areas of Practice

State and Federal Criminal Law
Trial Practice

Bar Admissions

Tennessee, 1994
U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee
U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit

Education

Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee
J.D. - 1994
Honors: Faculty Council Award, Memphis State University
Law Review: Memphis State University Law Review, Comments Editor and a Board Member
University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee
B.A. magna cum laude - 1991

Classes/Seminars

Co-Presenter, "Race in Death Penalty Cases", TACDL, 2001
"Who Wants to Be a Good Lawyer?", Ethics Seminar, TACDL, 2002
"Ethical Issues", TACDL Trial College, 2002 - 2005
"Cross My Heart, Hope to Die-False Confession", Trial Techniques and Strategies, Masters, NACDL, New York, N.Y, 2003
Faculty, Tennessee Criminal Defense College, TACDL, 2002 - Present

Honors and Awards

Lionel R. Barrett, Jr. Award for Outstanding Work in the Death Penalty Arena, 2001
Outstanding Service Award, Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2004
Who's Who in American Colleges, 1992 - 1994
Who's Who in American Law, 2004
Who's Who in the World, 2004

Professional Associations and Memberships

Memphis Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, CLE Chairperson, Western District
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, Board of Directors
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Secretary
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, Discovery Committee
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Co-Chairperson, Judicial Committee
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Life Member
Tennessee Innocence Project, Former Member, Board of Directors
Inns of Court, Barrister
St. Thomas More Lawyers Guild, Past President