Stevens Appointed Judge in 6th District

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today appointed Deborah C. Stevens of Knoxville as the newest judge on the 6th Judicial District Circuit Court. She replaces Judge Wheeler A. Rosenbalm who retired. Since 1998, Stevens has served as president and managing shareholder of Lewis, King, Krieg & Waldrop. According to a release from the AOC, Stevens has tried more than 100 criminal and civil cases and has been involved in mediation and settlement of hundreds of cases. After graduating from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 1980, Stevens practiced in Knox and Morgan counties. She later handled bankruptcy and banking matters for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation before joining Lewis King.