Tony W. Stansberry

General Sessions Court Judge

Year Elected/Appointed


Prior Judicial Experience

General Sessions Court, Div. V, 1995

Previous Employment

Knox County District Attorney's Office, Jan. 1983-1994
Law Clerk, Criminal Investigator & Assistant District Attorney
Supervising Attorney, Law Offices of Peter Angelos, 1994 - Aug. 1995


George C. Taylor School of Law, 1984
University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1979


Award for Dedicated Service to Knox County Drug Court, 2000
Citizen Honor Committee Award for Outstanding Services and Contributions to Knoxville, 1999
Phi Delta Phi member since 1983


Knoxville Bar Association
Tennessee General Sessions Judges Conference
Education Committee
American Judges Association
Past Member, National Association of Drug Court Professionals
Tennessee Association of Environmental Court Judges
Metropolitan Drug Commission, Vice-Chair, 2003-2004; Chairman, 2004-2005, Board Member since 1996

Community Involvement

Tennessee General Sessions Instructor for new judges 1996-1997
Knoxville Business College Paralegal Instructor, Adjunct Faculty Member 1991-1994
Bristol University Paralegal & MBA Program, Instructor, Adjunct Faculty Member, 1988-1990

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City- County Bldg., Suite M70
P.O. Box 2404
Knoxville, TN 37901