Nashville, TN – Marlene Eskind Moses, an internationally recognized family law expert, and founder of MTR Family Law, has been re-elected Vice President of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (IAML). The Academy is a worldwide association of practicing lawyers who are recognized by their peers as the most experienced and expert family law specialists in their respective countries. The election occurred during IAML’s Annual meeting in Singapore.
IAML currently has 3 regional organizations, or chapters: a US Chapter with over 270 Fellows from 34 states; a European Chapter with over 210 Fellows from 25 different countries; and a Canadian Chapter with over 40 Fellows. Over 90 Academy Fellows practice outside the USA, Europe and Canada, namely in Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Brazil, Chile, Dominican Republic, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, and South Africa. The Academy enables Fellows handling international family law to obtain legal assistance of the highest caliber in another country.
Moses graduated from Tulane University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and Masters of Social Work. Earlier this year, she received the 2012 Distinguished Alumnae Award from the Newcomb Alumnae Association of Tulane University. Moses received her law degree from the Nashville School of Law and has been honored with the Nashville School of Law Distinguished Alumni Award.
Marlene Eskind Moses
She is a past-president of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and was awarded the organization’s Outstanding Fellow of the Year Award. She is a Fellow of the Tennessee Bar Association Foundation and the Nashville Bar Association Foundation, and she is a Diplomate of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers, wherein she serves on their Executive Committee.
Moses is a past-president of the Tennessee Supreme Court Historical Society, the Tennessee Board of Law Examiners, and Lawyers Association for Women. She is a former vice-president of the Nashville Bar Association. Since 2000, she has served on the Tennessee Bar Association’s Family Law Code Commission. Moses was named one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers and one of the Top 100 Lawyers in the 2012 listing of Mid-South Super Lawyers; she has been recognized by Mid-South Super Lawyers for her family law practice since 2006.