Advisory Commission on the Rules of Practice & Procedure

Tenn. Code Ann. § 16-3-601 -- The Advisory Commission on the Rules of Practice and Procedure meets periodically to study and make recommendations as to court rules on practice and procedure. The commission members are appointed by the Supreme Court.


Allan Wade, Esq.
Memphis, TN

Vice Chair
Eugene (Gino) Bulso, Esq.
Nashville, TN

Andrée Blumstein, Esq.
Nashville, TN

James Bowman, Esq.
Johnson City, TN

Martha Boyd, Esq.
Nashville, TN

Bo Burk, Esq.
Somerville, TN

Michael Carter, Esq.
Milan, TN

Catherine Clayton, Esq.
Jackson, TN

Chancellor William C. Cole
Atoka, TN

Mark Fulks, Esq.
Johnson City, TN

Doug Halijan, Esq.
Memphis, TN

James M. Hivner, Esq.
Nashville, TN

Les Jones, Esq.
Memphis, TN

Stephen P. Jones, Esq.
Memphis, TN

F. Dulin Kelly, Esq.
Hendersonville, TN

Representative William Lamberth
Nashville, TN

Alex Little, Esq.
Nashville, TN

Judge Camille McMullen
Memphis, TN

Timothy L. Mickel, Esq.
Chattanooga, TN


Wayne A. Ritchie II, Esq.
Knoxville, TN

Donna L. Russell, Esq.
Memphis, TN

W. Scott Sims, Esq.
Nashville, TN.

Steven Strain, Esq.
Jasper, TN

F. Braxton Terry, Esq.
Morristown, TN

Judge Steven Stafford
Dyersburg, TN

Allan Wade, Esq.
Memphis, TN

Judge Mark W. Ward
Memphis, TN

Supreme Court Liaison:
Justice Holly M. Kirby
Tennessee Supreme Court
100 Peabody Place
Memphis, TN 38103

Lewis Jenkins, Esq.
Jenkins Dedmon Hayes Law Group LLP
111 S. Mill Ave.
P.O. Box 846
Dyersburg, TN 38024 (P.O. Box Zip 38025)
Phone: (731) 288-7534
Fax: (731) 288-7540

AOC Staff Contact:
Michelle Consiglio-Young, Esq.
Assistant General Counsel
Administrative Office of the Courts
511 Union Street, Suite 600
Nashville, TN 37219
Phone: (615) 741-2687 ext. 3150
Fax: (615) 741-6285