Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts

Summers to be Sworn in as Senior Judge December 31

December 26, 2012

Incoming Senior Judge Paul Summers will be sworn in Monday, December 31 in Nashville.

Supreme Court Justice Cornelia A. Clark will administer the oath at 9:30 a.m. at the Supreme Court building, 401 Seventh Avenue North, Nashville.

Summers most recently was a partner in the Nashville law firm of Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis. Prior to that, Summers served as Attorney General for the State of Tennessee and was a judge on the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals.

“I am excited about serving again in the judiciary,” Summers said.

The Supreme Court appointed Summers to a four-year term.