The County Attorney for Putnam County, Tennessee is Jeffrey G. Jones. In addition to being the County Attorney, Jones is the Firm Manager of Wimberly Lawson Wright Daves & Jones, PLLC. Jones received his Bachelor of Science degree in History, graduating magna cum laude in 1984 from Tennessee Technological University. Jeff received his law degree from the University of Tennessee in 1987. Jeff is a member of the Putnam County Bar Association and both the Tennessee and American Bar Associations. In addition to being a member of the Upper Cumberland Trial Lawyers Association, Jeff was a District Representative for the Tennessee Young Lawyers Division of the Tennessee Bar Association.
County Attorney is an appointed official and is responsible for defending and prosecuting all civil claims for and against the county.