Tom Taylor

General Sessions
Title: Judge - Division II
Phone: (615) 790-5405

Judge M.T. (Tom) Taylor, Jr. was elected Division II General Sessions Judge in 2014. Tom had practiced law for 36 years prior to his election and had been the City Court/General Sessions Court Judge in both Franklin and Fairview for 27 years.

Born and raised in Fairview, Tennessee, Tom is a fifth generation Williamson Countian. Tom attended local elementary schools and Battle Ground Academy. Tom is a graduate of Birmingham Southern College and the University of Memphis Law School. Tom clerked for the Circuit Courts of Shelby County, Tennessee and acted as the County Guardian and County Conservator for Williamson County.

Tom is the Past President of the Williamson County Bar Association, the Carnton Association, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of WAVES and is a member of the Franklin Lions Club.

Tom is currently working to establish a Veterans Court to serve those who have served us.

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