TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Sep 14, 2020

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit seeks comments from those who are in a position to evaluate the performance of Henry Martin, federal public defender for the Middle District of Tennessee, as well as the quality of services provided by the public defender’s office. Martin is eligible for reappointment when his current four-year term expires on July 23, 2021. Comments should be submitted by Oct. 23 via email or by mail to Middle District of Tennessee Federal Public Defender Evaluation Committee, c/o Circuit Executive Marc Theriault, 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, 503 Potter Stewart U.S. Courthouse, 100 East Fifth St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. Read more in this notice. This past June, Martin was honored with the TBA’s First Annual Claudia Jack Award, which recognizes a public defender or court-appointed lawyer who serves clients in an exemplary fashion.