TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Sep 24, 2012

Barry Staubus looks back on his first year as Sullivan County district attorney general in this profile. He says he views the job as a calling, and talks about his work to battle synthetic drugs, his increased administrative responsibilities, and moving the office toward using electronic case files. Last year, when Greeley Wells retired, Gov. Bill Haslam appointed Staubus as the county’s top prosecutor until the next election. Last month with no opposition, he was elected to fill out the remainder of Wells’ term, which ends in 2014. Read more about him from TriCities.com