The Criminal Justice Section is open to all lawyers whose practice involves the criminal justice system. The section educates members and the general public about the criminal justice system and its purpose; fosters productive communication among section members, members of the judiciary, and criminal justice agencies; and seeks improvement in the operation of the criminal justice system.
Criminal Justice Section Chairs
Joshua D. Hedrick
Whitt, Cooper & Hedrick
607 Market St. Suite 1100
Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone: (865) 524-8106
Sarah W. Keith
District Attorney General, 6th Judicial District
P.O. Box 1468
Knoxville, TN 37901-1468
Phone: (865) 215-2515
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 had 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 went into effect on June 1, 2014.
Questions about Committees
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