Barbara Sims Arthur, a native of Chattanooga, Tennessee, has practiced law in Chattanooga and Rossville since 1977. Barbara Sims Arthur is licensed in both Tennessee and Georgia.
Graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Chattanooga (now the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga) in 1967. Earned her law degree from the George C. Taylor Law Center of the University of Tennessee, graduating third in her class.
She Served as law clerk of Justice Ray L. Brock, Junior, of the Supreme Court of Tennessee. Barbara loves to cook and married a fine dish washer. She has raised three wonderful children. Her staff calls her the Steel Magnolia. She is friendly and patient, but tough and relentless when she has to be.