First Name: Thomas
Middle Name: W.
Last Name: Phillips
Judge Identification Number: 2967
Date of Birth: 1943
Race or Ethnicity: White
U.S. Army, JAG Corps, 1969-1973
Private practice, Oneida and Knoxville, Tennessee, 1973-1991
County attorney (part-time), Scott County, Tennessee, 1976-1991
Name of School: Berea College
Degree year: 1965
Name of School - Second: Vanderbilt University Law School
Degree - Second: J.D.
Degree year - Second: 1969
Name of School - Third: George Washington University Law School
Degree - Third: LL.M.
Degree year - Third: 1973
Court Name: U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee
President Name: George W. Bush
Party Affiliation of President: Republican
Commission Date: 11/15/2002
Retirement from Active Service: 08/01/2013