Gregory D. Smith

Municipal Court Judge

Year Elected/Appointed


Prior Judicial Experience

Tennessee Municipal Judges Conference, 2002-2004

Municipal Judge in Pleasant View, elected in 1997

Juvenile Court Referee, 1992-1995

Municipal Magistrate, 1987-1988

Previous Employment

I am a part-time judge and I have a private law practice, which I opened in August, 1993.

I was an associate at a law firm, 1988-1993

During law school, I clerked for the U.S. Attorney's Office and with a state Circuit Judge.

Prior to law school, I interned at the Tennessee Supreme Court.


Cumberland School of Law (Samford University), 1988
MTSU, 1985


Who's Who in American Law, 1992-date

Tennessee Bar Association - Pro Bono Attorney of the Year, 2001

Governor's Highway Safety Office Lifesaver Award, 2008

MTSU Outstanding Young Alumnus, 1999

Outstanding Tennessee Graduate (Cumberland), 1988

Outstanding Senior (MTSU), 1985

Outstanding Young Men in America, 1996

Leadership Clarksville, 1993


Tennessee Municipal Judges Conference

I speak at about five (5) CLE programs per year.

Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility, Hearing Officer, 6 years

Tennessee Bar Associaition, Associate General Counsel, 4 years

Community Involvement

Sunday School Teacher

Middle School Baseball Team, Announcer

Over the years, I have coached numerous youth sports. 

I have worked with high school students to obtain college scholarship money on a pro bono basis for about twenty (20) years.


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331 Franklin Street, Suite 1 Clarksville, TN 37040