Judge Sharon Lee of the Tennessee Court of Appeals was the guest speaker at the Blount County Democratic Women’s Bean Supper back in the fall. She was introduced by Judge Michael Meares, Circuit Court Judge, Division II.
Judge Lee received the law degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 1978 and was in private law practice in Madisonville until her appointment to the Court of Appeals in June of 2004. She is a member of the Tennessee and Monroe County Bar Associations and the Tennessee and American Trial Lawyers Associations.
Judge Meares was appointed as the Blount County Circuit Court Judge by Gov. Bredesen to replace Judge D. Kelly Thomas and is a candidate for the seat in the Feburary primary and August election.