Justice Lee Speaks to 15th Judicial Bar Association

March 1, 2018

Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Sharon G. Lee spoke to the 15th Judicial District Bar Association on appellate practice as well as updated the group on the Tennessee judiciary, including the Access to Justice programs, indigent representation task force report and campaign to increase payment rates, appellate case e-filing, and the new Administrative Office of the Courts Claims and Payment (ACAP) system for filing indigent claims.

The 15th Judicial District is comprised of practicing attorneys and judges in Wilson, Smith, Trousdale, Macon, and Jackson counties. The February 21st meeting was held at the Wilson County Expo Center in Lebanon.

Photo (from left to right): Hugh Green, Lebanon; Mike Jennings, Lebanon; Supreme Court Justice Sharon G. Lee; J. Stephen Brown, Lebanon; Kyle Heckman, Lebanon; Sonya Smith Wright, Murfreesboro. Justice Lee attended the University of Tennessee College of Law with Green, Jennings and Brown.