TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Kate Prince on Oct 15, 2020

Five attorneys have applied for the 16th Judicial District Circuit Court vacancy, which includes Rutherford and Cannon counties. Those attorneys include: Joshua T. Crain, Trevor H. Lynch, John G. Mitchell III, Gingeree Smith and James A. Turner. The Trial Court Vacancy Commission will hold a virtual hearing using Zoom on Nov. 12 at 9 a.m. CST. The Commission will vote immediately after the hearing and forward three names to Gov. Bill Lee for consideration. The hearing will be livestreamed on the Administrative Office of the Court’s YouTube page. Interested individuals may also watch the livestream in the Jury Assembly Room of the Rutherford County Judicial Center, 116 W. Lytle St., Room 101, Murfreesboro. To address the Commission by video conferencing, email Ceesha Lofton or call 615-741-2687 by 4 p.m. CDT on Oct. 29.