Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts

Lee V. Coffee

Criminal Court Judge

Year Elected/Appointed


Previous Employment

Assistant District Attorney General for Shelby County, Assistant United State's Attorney for Western District of Tennesee, Assistant Public Defender for Shelby County, Assistant District Attorney for Harris County (Houston, TX.)


Harvard Law School, 1981
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. 1978


Tennessee Judicial Council, Executive Committee Tennessee Judicial Conference, Fellow of the Memphis Bar Foundation


Tennessee Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, National Bar Association, Memphis Bar Association, National College of District Attorney's, Faculty Member of the National College of District Attorney's, Leo Bearman, Sr. American Inns of Court, College of the State of Texas

Community Involvement

Stop Killing Foundation, Multiple appearances at area Schools to promote and speak on the administration of justice

  • 901-222-3216 (P)


Shelby Co. Justice Complex
201 Poplar Avenue, Suite 519
Memphis, TN 38103