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Historic synagogue building worth saving

...walls of that synagogue, which served as home to Congregation Children of Israel. My father, Howard Jolles, who practiced law for many years in this community, received the first bar mitzvah held in that synagogue when he was called to recite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-16/historic-synagog
Federal Judge Avant Edenfield dies

...Wood for reassignment. He continued to be assigned civil cases even after that.The Stilson, Bulloch County native practiced law in Statesboro beginning in 1958 with the firm of Allen, Edenfield, Brown and Wright ? a legal powerhouse in Bulloch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-09/federal-judge-avant-edenfiel
James Elliott

...the rank of Major. He graduated from the Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University Law School in 1953. He practiced law in Macon until his retirement in 2001. Mr. Elliott was a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the Macon/Bibb...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174907018
Chair in which Lincoln was shot center stage on anniversary

...it at auction to an agent working for Henry Ford.Henry Ford also bought the Logan County Courthouse where Lincoln practiced law in Illinois in the 1840s and moved it to the outdoor area next to his museum known as Greenfield Village. For decades...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-11/chair-which-lincoln-was-shot-center
Wine Time: Avignonesi Vino Nobile di Montepulciano 2010, Tuscany

...shareholder in 2007 and became full owner in 2009. She was born in Ghent, Belgium, studied at the University of Paris and practiced law before moving to Tuscany in 2006 to pursue her passion for wine.She introduced organic farming and began working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-24/wine-time-avignonesi-
Notable people with ties to the Augusta area died in 2013

...stations in Augusta ? WRDW (Channel 12), WJBF (Channel 6) and WAGT (Channel 26).HALE BARRETTMAY 24Barrett practiced law for more than 59 years at the firm of Hull Barrett PC. He was a fellow of the American Bar Foundation and chairman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-27/notable-people-ties-augusta-a
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Here Comes Santa Claus' has Georgia connections

...given annually for efforts on behalf of poor people.Clark died in January 2003, coincidentally, also at 96; having practiced law for more than 73 years. OTHER CHRISTMAS SONG CONNECTIONS: Every year, I hear Brenda Lee's classic Christmas songs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-12-18/ramblin-rhodes-here-c
Former SC official retires from post as Consumer Product Safety chairwoman

...started as an elementary school teacher in Augusta and was the South Carolina state superintendent of education. When I practiced law, I focused on public interest law that benefited children and this was just one extension of a wonderful life mission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-29/former-sc-official-retires-po
Governor receives names of two lawyers to fill Burke County State Court judgeship

...law practice in Waynesboro. He graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law cum laude in 1995.Stone has practiced law since graduating from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1981. He has also represented Senate District 23...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-18/governor-receives-name
Asians make strides in state legal system

...contribute to MLK's Dream.I am an Asian-Pacific American immigration attorney, and I call Georgia home. I have practiced law in our fair state since 1994, when I first moved to Atlanta. Fresh from law school in Boston, I believed that there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-19/asians-make-stri