Local bar assoc. honors Comer Donnell

His continued studies in law include Defense Advocacy at California Western School of Law; the National Death Penalty College at the University of Santa Clara and numerous national and state criminal defense seminars.

The honoree is a past president of the Tennessee Indigent Defense Commission and is a member of the 15th District, the Tennessee, and the American Bar Associations, the Tennessee and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

He formerly was a member of the Tennessee Sentencing Commission, and served as Wilson County Attorney, Lebanon City Attorney, Watertown City Attorney, and the director of Petroleum Taxes for the Tennessee Department of Revenue.

He and his wife Anne, a regular columnist for The Wilson Post, have two adult sons and are members of the College Hills Church of Christ.