George R. Ellis

Chancellor

Year Elected/Appointed

1993

Prior Judicial Experience

  • Municipal Judge of Dyer, Tennessee
  • General Sessions Judge of Gibson County

Previous Employment

  • United States Navy
  • Gibson County Extension Office
  • Campaign Coordinator for re-election of U.S. Representative Ed Jones
  • Harrell & Harrell, Attorneys at Law

Education

The University of Tennessee at Knoxville
The Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at the University of Memphis

Honors

  • Youngest individual in Tennessee history to serve on a constitutionally mandated court when sworn in as General Sessions Judge of Gibson County
  • LBJ Congressional Intern
  • Fellow of Tennessee Bar Foundation

Membership(s)

  • Board of Governors of the University of Tennessee National Alumni Association
  • Board of Directors of the University of Memphis Law Alumni Association
  • 731-855-7668 (P)

Address

Chancery Building
204 North Court Square
Trenton, TN 38382

Counties

Crockett, Gibson, Haywood