Nashville attorney Ana Escobar of Escobar & Parks has been named to the newly created Tennessee Judicial Nominating Commission, according to the Memphis Commercial Appeal. The purpose of the Commission is to submit names to the Governor for state judgeships.
According to the Commercial Appeal, 236 applicants applied for the 17 slots on the statewide commission. Escobar is the only Hispanic member of the group.
In 2003, Escobar ranked second in a Nashville Bar Association rating of candidates for Davidson County General Sessions Judge.