TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jul 21, 2017
President Donald Trump has nominated Tennessee state Sen. J. Douglas "Doug" Overbey (R-Maryville) to serve as the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee, the Knoxville News Sentinel reports. Overbey is currently a senior partner and co-founder of the Robertson Overbey law firm in Knoxville. He has practiced antitrust and commercial litigation law for 38 years. He has also served as the chair of the state ethics committee, and was once an adjunct faculty member at the University of Tennessee College of Law.