Thomas J. Seeley
|Thomas J. Seely|
|Current Court Information:|
|First Circuit Court, Tennessee|
|Past position:||Attorney in private practice; General counsel, Clinchfield Railroad Co.|
|Undergraduate:||Florida State University, 1967|
|Law School:||University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1970|
|Candidate for:||First Circuit Court|
|Election information 2014:|
Thomas J. Seeley is a judge of the First Circuit Court in Tennessee. He was appointed to this position in August 1985. He was retained by voters in 1986, 1990, 1998 and 2006. His current eight-year term ends in 2014. Seeley is running for re-election to the First Circuit Court in 2014.
- See also: Tennessee judicial elections, 2014
| Seely is running for re-election to the First Circuit Court.
Primary: He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on May 6, 2014.
General: He will be unopposed in the general election on August 7, 2014.
Seeley began his career as a trial attorney for the Tennessee Valley Authority. He left that position in 1974 to run his own private law practice in Erwin, Tennessee. He worked in that capacity until 1986. During that time, Seeley also served as an Unicoi County attorney for six years and as general counsel for the Clinchfield Railroad Company. Seeley has also taught as an adjunct professor at East Tennessee State University. From 1997 to 1999, he was the presiding judge of the Tennessee Court of the Judiciary.
- TN Courts.gov, "Trial Court Judges," accessed June 6, 2014
- TN Courts.gov, "Tennessee Judicial District Map," accessed June 6, 2014
- TN Courts.gov, "Judge Thomas J. Seeley Biography," accessed June 6, 2014
- Official website of Washington County, Tennessee, "Circuit Court," accessed June 6, 2014
- Tennessee Secretary of State, "August 3, 2006 General Election Results," accessed June 6, 2014
- The Tennessean.com, "List of candidates in May primary races," February 21, 2014
- TN.gov, "Tennessee Secretary of State Unofficial Election Results Carter County Elections," May 6, 2014
- Martindale.com, "Judge Profile: Thomas J. Seeley," accessed June 6, 2014