KBA Hosts 3 Upcoming Judicial Forums

The Knoxville Bar Association (KBA) is hosting three forums over the next several weeks for lawyers to meet those running for judicial office. This Thursday, candidates for Criminal Court, Division III, and General Sessions Court, Division II, will attend an informal "meet and greet" from noon to 1 p.m. in the Small Assembly Room of the City County Building. On April 3, the association will host a Judicial Candidates Reception from 5 to 7 p.m. at the U.T. Conference Center. And, on April 17, those running for criminal court clerk will be available from noon to 1 p.m. in the Main Assembly Room of the City County Building. The events are part of the association’s “Get to Know Your Judicial Candidate” initiative, which also includes an online site with information about Knoxville courts and how judges are elected in the county, as well as biographical information of candidates.