William "Will" T. Ridley

Circuit Court Judge

Year Elected/Appointed


Previous Employment

Cumberland County General Sessions, Juvenile, & Probate and Family Judge (April 2022-August 2022)

Law Office of William T. Ridley- Civil Practice (January 2020- August 2022)

Thompson & Ridley Association of Attorneys & First Crossville Title Company (January 2016-January 2020)

Law Office of William T. Ridley- General Practice (October 2014-January 2016) 

Notable Positions

Crossville City Attorney (February 2015-August 2022)

Crossville Tax Attorney (January 2016-August 2022)

Special Deputy Attorney General State of TN (January 2016-August 2022)

Chancery Court Special Master 


Nashville School of Law, JD., 2014
Middle Tennessee State University B.A. 2010


Cumberland County Bar Association

Upper Cumberland Young Lawyers Association

Tennessee Bar Association   

Community Involvement

Cumberland Fellowship Church, Member

Upward Basketball, Coach 


233 E. 1st Street Crossville, TN 38555


Clay, Cumberland, DeKalb, Overton, Pickett, Putnam, White