About the KBA:
Organization's Who’s Who
Leaders of the Knoxville Bar Association
Committees and Sections
KBA Committees and Sections
The Criminal Justice Section is open to all lawyers whose practice involves the criminal justice system. The Section's purpose includes educating Section members and the general public about the criminal justice system and its purpose; fostering productive communication among Section members, members of the judiciary, and criminal justice agencies; and seeking improvement in the operation of the criminal justice system.
Phone: (865) 215-2508
Fax: (865) 215-4291
Hon. Steven W. Sword
Criminal Court, Division I
400 Main Avenue, City County Bldg., Suite 162
Knoxville, TN 37902
Criminal Justice Activities
The Criminal Justice Section represents attorneys and judges who participate in the criminal justice system here in Knox County. To have you name added to the section list, please contact the KBA Office at 522-6522.
CHANGES TO THE CRIMINAL COURT LOCAL RULES
The Local Rules of Knox County Criminal Court has not changed since 1989. Over the last 24 years, there have been many changes to the law and local practice. The criminal court judges have completed their revisions to the local rules and they will go into effect on June 1, 2014.
Questions about Committees
Contact the KBA at 865-522-6522 if you have any questions.