Augusta attorney installed as president of young lawyers' group

John R.B. "Jack" Long was installed as the 69th president during the bar's annual meeting on June 19.

5K race to spread message of nonviolence Sunday

...walk in regards to continued gun violence in Augusta and throughout the nation, said President Tanya Jeffords, an Augusta attorney.Dream Builders is asking teens 18 and younger to sign an online pledge before the 5K, which will allow them to...

Law Day sparks oath renewals

...intimidating conduct" toward a client is substantiated by the Augusta Bar or a Superior Court judge.Nathan Jolles, an Augusta attorney who practices domestic relations law and estate planning, agreed the program needs reviewed."The devil is in...

S.C. Supreme Court to hear Project Jackson case on Tuesday

...minutes to reply. It's not known when the court will issue a decision, but one is not expected immediately.North Augusta attorney Kelly Zier said it is possible for Donohue to request the Supreme Court reconsider once they rule but the court will...

US Rep. Rick Allen pushing for repeal of estate taxes

...exceeding $5.4 million for single property owners and $10.8 million for married couples.Scott Lewis, an Augusta attorney who focuses on corporate transactions and estate planning, said the tax can be harmful to family-owned farms and...

Historic synagogue building worth saving

...generations looking back, admiring and lauding the forward-thinking leaders in Augusta who were willing to incur the necessary effort and sacrifices to preserve an enduring symbol of our history. (The writer is an Augusta attorney.)

The Way We Were: Voting

...also confusion among poll workers, according to reports in The Augusta Chronicle.One voter, identified as an Augusta attorney, called it all "a disgrace."It could have been worse. It could have been raining.What about you? Any election...

Augusta attorney reaches out to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder regarding lawsuits against Sentinel

...After reading the scathing Department of Justice report about police and municipal courts in Ferguson, Mo., the Augusta attorney leading a legal battle against private probation has reached out to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.Attorney...

Augusta attorney discusses DUI checkpoints

Attorney Jim Duncan has handled hundreds of DUI cases and says every situation is different.

Event honors career of Georgian Senator Walter F. George

...south Georgia farm family, who became one of the nation's most respected senators in the early to mid-1900s.Augusta attorney David Bell organized the program and luncheon held Saturday in a meeting room at First Baptist Church to discuss...