September 9, 2020

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm, Eastern Time

ACS Georgia and Athens: State Court Selections in Georgia: Inside the JNC

Please join the ACS Georgia and Athens Lawyer Chapters for an in-depth discussion on Georgia's Judicial Nominating Commission, the panel that recommends judicial nominations for state trial and appellate courts to the Governor. This program will focus on the history of the JNC, how the judicial selection process works in Georgia, and the role of diversity in judicial selection. 

This event will feature

Hon. George W. "Buddy" Darden, Attorney, Pope McGlamry; Former Chair, Judicial Nominating Commission

Sheffield Hale, President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlanta History Center; Former Chair, Judicial Nominating Commission

Vincent Russo, Co-Chair, Judicial Nominating Commission; Partner, Robbins Regulatory and Business Law 

Hosted by:

Sheronn Harris, Principal, The Harris Firm, P.C.; Vice-Chair, ACS Georgia Lawyer Chapter Executive Committee 

Moderated by:

Suzy Ockleberry, Assistant Vice President- General Attorney AT&T

Matt Weiss, Associate, Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs; Member, ACS Georgia Lawyer Chapter Executive Committee 

For more information about the event, please contact Matthew Weiss at 


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