5 Apply to fill Circuit Court Vacancy in 17th Judicial District

February 14, 2013

Five attorneys have applied to fill the Circuit Court vacancy in the 17th Judicial District, which serves Bedford, Lincoln, Marshall and Moore counties.  The vacancy was created by the retirement of the Honorable Robert Crigler, effective May 31.

The Judicial Nominating Commission will hold a public meeting at 9 a.m. Friday, March 8, 2013 at the Blue Ribbon Circle Club/Celebration Grounds in Shelbyville, TN to interview the following candidates:

Forest A. Durard, Jr.
Solo Practitioner
Shelbyville, Tennessee

Brooke Charles Grubb
Assistant District Attorney General
17th Judicial District
Fayetteville, Tennessee

Barbara G. Medley
Medley & Spivy
Lewisburg, Tennessee

John Harvey Norton, IIII
Senior Member
Norton Law Firm
Shelbyville, TN

Michael Randles
Assistant District Attorney General
17th Judicial District
Lewisburg, Tennessee


The public hearing should conclude by approximately 9:45, followed by public interviews of each of the candidates.