TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Feb 22, 2018
U.S. District Judge J. Ronnie Greer announced this week that he will retire to senior status on June 30, and will continue to serve as a senior judge with a reduced caseload, the Greeneville Sun reports. Greer was first appointed to the federal bench in 2003 by President George W. Bush, where he served Greene, Carter, Cocke, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi and Washington counts. He also served as a state senator representing Tennessee’s First District from 1986 to 1994.