Trauger is ABOTA Trial Judge of Year

The Tennessee Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) has named U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Tennessee Aleta Arthur Trauger as its Trial Judge of the Year for 2012. ABOTA is a national association dedicated to preserving the constitutional guarantee of a civil jury trial. Trauger has served on the U.S. District Court in Nashville since 1998. Her district has for several years ranked among the top 10 federal courts in the nation for number of trials completed per judgeship.