Attorney general says applicants for clerk and master position can't be secret; Fields is one

photo Staff Photo by John Rawlston The Hamilton County-Chattanooga Courts Building is located at the corner of Market Street and Fifth Street.

photo Jim Fields

THE LISTBelow are the list of attorneys seeking to replace Clerk and Master Lee Akers. Two other candidates withdrew.• Trevor Atchley• Robert Davis• Joseph DeGaetano• Jim Fields• Audrey Headrick• John Higgason• Kellyann Mulroony Johnson• Christopher Markel• Robin Miller• Richard Pettit• Ron Powers• Randall Russell• Jennifer Smith• Carmen Ware• Robert Wilkinson

Hamilton County Commissioner Jim Fields is mum on whether he is seeking to replace Clerk and Master Lee Akers.