Georgia bar wants Georgia House speaker investigated

A petition filed in state Supreme Court accuses House Speaker David Ralston of questionable practices in a 2008 case involving a man injured in a crash and hired Ralston's law firm.

Reports, requests and contracts highlight Monday Augusta Commission committee meetings

...filed by Equal Employment Opportunity Director Jacqueline Humphrey against General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie with the Georgia Bar Association.? A $2.5 million "bridge loan" sought by the city's Laney-Walker and Bethlehem redevelopment...

Ga. lawyer lands reality show

...octane production value, while others commented that he was profiting from his brother's death.The president of the Georgia Bar Association also wrote a letter to the Savannah Morning News condemning Casino's ad.The ad also shed an unflattering...

Civic-minded citizens can pitch in to make our society better

...months while students who receive free or reduced school lunches during the year are at home.This accomplishment by the Georgia Bar in only its second year in participating in this endeavor exceeded the state goal of 750,000 pounds and is a 38 percent...

Lawyer charged with not returning diamond ring found in parking lot

...valuable but she had neither sold it nor wore the ring as if it was hers."Paula Frederick, the general counsel for the Georgia Bar Association, said no disciplinary action will be taken against Davis unless she is convicted."If she is convicted...

Whitfield Landrum Jr.

...during World War II and is a Purple Heart recipient. Mr. Landrum was a member of the South Augusta Exchange Club, the Georgia Bar Association and the Augusta Bar Association. He worked for Southern Railroad and retired from International Paper Company...

Defendants' Rights: State v. Federal

...has happened in my life. I got married. Our first child was born. And, I graduated from law school and passed the Georgia Bar Exam.Well, you can take the Cajun out of the bayou, but you can't take the bayou out of the Cajun. In much the...

Markers honor Laney-Walker library founder, lawyer

...black attorney in Georgia and practiced law in Augusta.Lyons was born in 1860 in Burke County and was admitted to the Georgia Bar Association in 1884. In 1898, he was appointed by Pres ident William McKinley as registrar of the U.S. Treasury...

Judge delays black fraternity suit

...concessions to allow Mason a day in court. He allowed Walker to represent him even though he is not a member of the Georgia bar and hasn't transferred his law license since moving to the state 10 months ago.The board's attorney, Eric Barnum...

David Fry remains in good standing with bar association after plea, but license of Joe Neal Jr. suspended

...member in good standing with the Georgia Bar Association.The license of Joe...said a letter would be sent to the Georgia Bar notifying them of the outcome of...certified letter had been sent to the Georgia Bar's headquarters in Atlanta.Neal...