The Eastern District of Tennessee is one of 94 federal court districts
in the United States. Each district operates separately. Our district
has jurisdiction in 41 East Tennessee counties, reaching generally
from Bristol on the north to Chattanooga on the south.
There are four divisions of the Eastern District of Tennessee, and we have
offices in each of those divisions, at Greeneville, Knoxville, Chattanooga,
and Winchester. The Knoxville office serves as the headquarters for the
The nine districts in the states of Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio and
Michigan make up the Sixth Circuit. There are 13 circuits in the United States Court system.