TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Nov 16, 2017
Judge Jeff D. Rader of the 4th Judicial District was bestowed this year’s Judge Leon Ruben Memorial Award for Excellence at the 58th Annual Tennessee General Sessions Judges Conference. The conference, held this year in Jackson, saw judges from across the state gather for fellowship and education. The Judge Leon Ruben Memorial Award honors a judge who distinguishes him or herself in service to the community and the conference. Judge Rader has been active in pursing Access to Justice ­— prototypes, patterns and examples of useful forms, kiosks, websites and other practical attempts at making courts more accessible, understandable and user friendly.