Commission to Consider Eight Applicants for Circuit Court Judge in 4th Judicial District

The Trial Court Vacancy Commission will consider eight applicants when it meets July 11, 2024, in Sevierville, Tennessee, to select nominees for a circuit court judge in the 4th Judicial District, which covers Cocke, Grainger, Jefferson and Sevier counties. 

The applicants are:

Jeremy D. Ball

Jeremy D. Churchwell

Brad L. Davidson

Jeffery S. Greene

R. Alexander Johnson

Melissa Moore

Adrienne Waters Ogle

Nella R. Vargas

The public hearing for this position is scheduled to be held at the Sevier County Courthouse located at 125 Court Ave., Sevierville, TN 37862, on July 11, 2024, at 9 a.m. EDT. 

Any member of the public may attend the public hearing and can express, orally or in writing, objections concerning applicant(s) for the judicial vacancy. If you require an accommodation and/or have special needs because of a qualified disability, or have questions about the Commission, please contact John Jefferson at the Administrative Office of the Courts at or 615-741-2687.

The Commission is expected to vote immediately following the interviews and forward three names to Governor Bill Lee for his consideration.