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John Madison Smartt

Lawyer

John Madison Smartt, American lawyer. Bar: Tennessee 1948, United States District Court (eastern district) Tennessee 1969. Board directors United Way of Greater Knoxville, 1984; life member 5th Circuit Judicial Conference; Member of Tennessee Bar Foundation, Great Smokey Mount Conservation Association (president 1978), Kiwanis, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Smartt, John Madison was born on February 24, 1919 in Smartt, Tennessee, United States. Son of Robert White and Sarah Alma (Roggli) Smartt.

Education

University of Tennessee at Knoxville (Bachelor of Science, 1942. ' ID., 1948). Phi Delta Phi. Omicron Delta Kappa. Member, Tennessee Law Review, 1947-1948.

Alumni Director, University of Tennessee, 1948-1969. Life Member, 6th Circuit Judicial Conference. Coordinator, Tennessee Law Institute, since 1972.

Career

Director alumni University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1948—1969. Partner Fowler & Robertson, 1969—1983. Counsel Ambrose, Wilson, Grimm & Durand, since 1983.

Coordinator Tennessee Law Institute, Knoxville, 1972—1997. Captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946, lieutenant colonel United States Army Reserve.

Achievements

  • Bar: Tennessee 1948, United States District Court (eastern district) Tennessee 1969.

Membership

Board directors United Way of Greater Knoxville, 1984. Life member 5th Circuit Judicial Conference. Member of Tennessee Bar Foundation, Great Smokey Mount Conservation Association (president 1978), Kiwanis, Phi Delta Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, running, singing.

Connections

Married Harriet Chapin, June 9, 1943. Children: John Madison, Jane Stroud, Douglas A., Robert W. III.

father:
Robert White Smartt

mother:
Sarah Alma (Roggli) Smartt

spouse:
Harriet Chapin

child:
John Madison Smartt

child:
Jane Stroud Smartt

child:
Douglas A. Smartt

child:
Robert W. III Smartt