TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Nov 14, 2018

Gov. Bill Haslam has appointed Jennifer Smith to the Davidson County Criminal Court, The Nashville Post reports. Smith, currently associate solicitor general in the Office of the Tennessee Attorney General, will replace Judge Seth Norman, who held the seat for nearly three decades and retired in August. As Norman remains a senior judge, the two will work together on the Davidson County Drug Court. Smith, who earned both undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Mississippi, joined the attorney general’s office in 1994 and previously worked in private practice and with the Davidson County Public Defender’s Office.