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Law Director

Richard "Bud" Armstrong - Law Director

Phone: 865-215-2327   Fax: 865-215-2936

bud.armstrong@knoxcounty.org
Richard "Bud" Armstrong - Biography

Richard “Bud” Armstrong grew up in the Skaggston community of east Knox County, Tennessee.  He attended Skaggston Elementary School and Carter High School.  He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Tennessee, a Doctorate in Education from Columbia University, and Juris Doctorate from Nashville School of Law.

Mr. Armstrong came to the Law Director’s office from private practice where he represented clients across Tennessee.   Prior to entering private practice, Bud worked as an environmental scientist for the Tennessee Valley Authority for thirty-two years.  During his time with TVA, Bud advised local, state, and federal agencies on regulatory matters, managed thousands of employees and a sixty million dollar budget. 

Bud has served as a member of the Knox County Commission and on several local boards including the East Tennessee Historical Society, the Halls Business and Professional Association, and East Knox Business and Professional Association.  He is a Past Master of Woodward Lodge F&AM, Knoxville Scottish Rite, and Kerbella Shrine.   

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Law Director

City County Building
400 Main Street
Suite 612
Knoxville, TN 37902

Phone: 865-215-2327
Fax: 865-215-2936

Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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