TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Aug 19, 2015

Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood will retire at the end of August following nearly 30 years on the bench as a Circuit Court and Senior Judge. “These last 10 years [as senior judge] have been the most physically and mentally demanding of my career”, Blackwood told the Knoxville News Sentinel. “[Judge Blackwood's] commitment to justice has been extraordinary," Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Sharon Lee said, "and we are grateful for his dedication."