Apperson Crump PLC is the oldest continuously operating law firm in Memphis, Tennessee having been formed by Charles W. Metcalf, grandfather of Charles Metcalf Crump. The reputation of the firm is demonstrated by recognition given its members by its peers. Firm members have served as President of the Memphis Bar Association and on its Board of Directors, and several have been appointed to the bench. Its current members include officers, directors and fellows of national legal organizations. The firm is rated “av” by Martindale-Hubbell.