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|Current Court Information:|
|Supreme Court of Tennessee|
|Past position:||Attorney in private practice|
|Past position 2:||Attorney general, State of Tennessee|
|Past term 2:||1999-2006|
|Undergraduate:||Mississippi State University, 1968|
|Law School:||University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1972|
From October 2006 until his appointment to the Tennessee Supreme Court, Summers was in private practice with the Nashville law firm of Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis. He also previously served as a judge for the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals from September 1990 to 1999, as the attorney general for the state of Tennessee from January 1999 to September 2006, and as a district attorney for the Twenty-Fifth Judicial District.
- Nashville Post, "Former State AG Moving Back to Bench from Waller," December 4, 2012
- Tennessee Blue Book, "Paul G. Summers," accessed February 19, 2015
- TN Courts.gov, "Summers to be sworn in as senior judge December 31," December 26, 2012
- Nashville Post, "Former state AG moving back to bench from Waller," December 26, 2013
|Attorney General of Tennessee
1999 - 2006
| Succeeded by|
Robert E. Cooper, Jr.