TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Brittany Sims on May 29, 2014

Hamilton County Circuit Court Judge W. Neil Thomas III today addressed his current medical leave, stating he was receiving treatment for alcoholism. “I've been working with a medical team to address my current health needs as a patient, with the Tennessee Legal Assistance Program to address the correct pathway regarding my role as judge, and with our family as husband, dad and granddad.” Thomas said. Judge Jeff Hollingsworth, Judge Jackie Bolton and Judge Marie Williams will be accepting his docket during his requested leave. The Chattanoogan has more.