Robert W. Wedemeyer

Court of Criminal Appeals Judge

Year Elected/Appointed


Prior Judicial Experience

Appointed to circuit court for the 19th judicial district (Montgomery and Robertson counties) by Governor Ned R. McWherter, 1990. Elected in 1990 and reelected in 1998

Previous Employment

Private practice, Cunningham, Mitchell, Hicks & Wedemeyer, 1977-84, Wedemeyer & Grimes, 1985-90


University of Memphis School of Law, 1976
B.A., Vanderbilt University, 1973


Member of Criminal Jury Instructions Committee of Tennessee Judicial Conference 1992-98. Current member of Bench/Bar relations committee of Tennessee Judicial Conference; Member of Montgomery County Bar Association (president-1981). Member of Robertson County Bar Association. Graduate of Leadership Clarksville, 1988.

Community Involvement

Former Little League Baseball Coach, Youth Soccer Coach, YMCA Basketball Coach.Past president of Montgomery County Chapter of American Red Cross

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Supreme Court Building, Suite 211
401 7th Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37219-1407