Reeves To Go Before Senate Judiciary Wednesday

Former TBA President, Knoxville lawyer and federal judicial nominee Pamela Reeves faces a hearing Wednesday before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee. Reeves has been nominated to replace Judge Thomas W. Phillips on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee. Phillips retired on Aug. 1. The committee has announced that in addition to Reeves, it will consider nominations for the Tenth Circuit and two other district courts on Wednesday. Knoxnews also reports that Reeves has already met with Sen. Bob Corker about her nomination.