Middle District Court Excels in Productivity

Tennessee’s U.S. District Court for the Middle District was rated among the nation’s most productive courts based on statistics released today by the Administrative Office of the U. S. Courts. The Middle District – which saw 1,998 filings during the 12-month period ending Sept. 30 – was rated as the seventh most productive court in the country based on the service of an average judge in the district. Tennessee’s Western District court also was rated in the top grouping, at number 27. It saw 2,286 civil and criminal filings during the period. See full statistics for all of the nation’s 12 courts of appeal and 94 district courts.