William Lyons

Legal Testimony and Consulting











Expert Witness and Consultant (Voting Rights, defendant), Rural Southwest Tennessee African-American Affairs Council,  v. Sundquist, U.S. District Court, Western Division of Tennessee 1998


Expert Witness and Consultant (Annexation,defendent), Grayson vs. City of Knoxville, Chancery Court, Knox County, Tennessee, 1995


Expert Witness and Consultant (Annexation,defendent), State Ex Rel Sullivan County vs. City of Kingsport, Chancery Court, Sullivan County, Tennessee, 1994


Expert Witness and Consultant (Voting Rights, defendant), Rural West Tennessee African-American Affairs Council, Inc. et al v. McWherter, U.S. District Court, Western Division of Tennessee 1993


Consultant, City of Cincinnati, Ohio (Electoral Forms and Compliance with the Voting Rights Act), 1993


Expert Witness (Age Discrimination Statistics, defendant), Johnson vs. Board of Regents, U.S. District Court, Eastern Division of Tennessee, 1992


Expert Witness and Research Consultant, City of Memphis (Voting Rights Act, defendant), 1991-1992

Consultant, Shelby County, Tennessee (Voting Rights Act, defendant), 1992


Consultant, City of Clarksville (Voting Rights Act, defendant), 1990


Expert Witness and Research Consultant, Brown et. al. Vs Chattanooga (Voting Rights Act, defendant), U.S. District Court, Eastern Division of Tennessee, 1990,1989


Expert Witness (Employment Discrimination Statistics, defendant), Pavarandeh vs. Goins, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee, 1989


Expert Witness (Age Discrimination Statistics, plaintiff), Baylor vs. Kingsport, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee, July 6, 1978