TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Nov 15, 2018
Gov. Bill Haslam today appointed Christopher V. Sockwell of Lawrenceburg as Circuit Court Judge for the 22nd Judicial District, replacing Judge Robert Jones, who retired in October. The 22nd Judicial District includes Giles, Lawrence, Maury and Wayne counties. Sockwell, 55, has practiced with Boston, Holt, Sockwell & Durham in Lawrenceburg since 1993. He has  also served as City Judge and City Attorney for Ethridge since 2001. Sockwell earned his law degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law and was previously a high school math teacher and baseball coach in Nashville.