Charles (Chip) M. Cary

General Sessions Court Judge w/ Juvenile Court Jurisdiction

Year Elected/Appointed

2003

Previous Employment

Partner, Denton and Cary, 1974 – Present
Tennessee Army National Guard, JAG Retired Colonel 1979 - 2006
Hardeman County Attorney 1976 - 2003
Hardeman County Board of Education, Attorney 1977 – Present
City of Bolivar, City Attorney 2005 – 2008, 2009 – Present
Town of Grand Junction, City Attorney 1982 – Present
Town of Hickory Valley, City Attorney 1988 – Present
Town of LaGrange, City Attorney 2010 – Present
City of Middleton, City Attorney 1976 - 2008
Town of Saulsbury, City Attorney 1991 – Present
Town of Hickory Valley, City Judge 2008 – Present
City of Middleton, City Judge 1976 - 2008
Town of Toone, City Judge 2011 - Present
Town of Whiteville, City Judge 1996 – 2011
Town of Whiteville, Mayor 1976 – 1979
 

Education

United States Army War College, Master of Strategic Studies 2002
University of Tennessee, Doctor of Jurisprudence 1972
University of Tennessee, Bachelor of Science 1969

Membership(s)

Fellow, Tennessee Bar Foundation 1995-Present
Tennessee Bar Association (Member of House of Delegates 1982-1987, 1989-1993)
American Bar Association
Defense Orientation Conference Association
(Board of Directors 1987-1990, 1999-2002)
Life Member, National Defense University Foundation
Tennessee Representative Commandant’s – U.S. Marine Corps
Civilian Advisory Council 1978 - 1980
Joint Civilian Orientation Conference 43 (1978)
Trustee, National Guard Association of Tennessee Group Insurance Trust 2002 – 2006
(Vice Chairman 2005-2006)
 

Community Involvement

Fayette Academy Board of Directors 2006 – 2011
(Chairman 2008 – 2011)
First United Methodist Church, Bolivar, TN
 

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Address

118 Warren Street
P.O. Box 306
Bolivar, TN 38008

County

Hardeman