Pam McNutt Fleenor, a Republican candidate for a Hamilton County Chancery Court judge seat, has received an endorsement of retired Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice William M. "Mickey" Barker, according to a news release.
"Along with business and contractual disputes, Pam's experience with difficult cases involving the most vulnerable in our community, those facing dementia, the mentally ill, and victimized children, has prepared her to serve as Chancellor," Barker said in the news release.
Pam Fleenor practices law with Duncan, Hatcher, Hixson & Fleenor, P.C. She earned her law degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Law after graduating with her undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
The primary race in May 6. Early voting begins April 16.
Fleenor faces local attorney Joe Manuel.