Brian D. Hercules, Town Manager, announced Jason King has been hired as a staff attorney assuming this role on November 29.
In his new role King will work within the Town Attorney’s Office under the direction of Town attorney, Jeffrey L. Peach performing in-house counsel functions. “Jason brings extensive knowledge and will be a great addition to our team,” stated Peach.
Prior to joining the Town of Smyrna, King worked as an attorney in private practice for thirteen years. He became a partner at Kious, Rodgers, Barger, Holder & King, PLLC in 2015.
King holds bachelor’s degrees in Arts in Religion and Science in Philosophy from Belmont University. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University Of Mississippi School of Law. “I am happy to join the team at the Town of Smyrna. I consider it a privilege to serve the town in this capacity.”