High-profile Ga. lawyer gives up license

ATLANTA - A prominent Atlanta attorney has surrendered his law license, resolving a State Bar of Georgia ethics investigation that began in 2011.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the Georgia Supreme Court on Monday issued...

Federal criminal justice reform task force speaks with leaders of Georgia reform initiative

ATLANTA - Members of a group charged with coming up with suggestions to reform the federal corrections system on Tuesday sought advice from the leaders of Georgia's criminal justice reform initiative.


The following students have graduated from Mercer Law School: juris doctor - Andre Crawford, Tyler Gray, Megan Little, Erwing Stephens, Jennifer Yuan; and master of laws - Samuel Adams

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.

Critics, supporters stunned by indictment of ex-judge

Amanda F. Williams was one of coastal Georgia's most powerful judges when she resigned to settle noncriminal misconduct charges against her.

Sonny Seiler, owner of mascot Uga, reflects on his experiences at Augusta National

Flipping through decades of Masters badges, Sonny Seiler removed his hand from a 1970s ticket and gently tapped the side of his head. "It's all right here," Seiler said. "Memory after memory from Augusta."

James Elliott

MACON, Ga. - James Sewell Elliott passed away peacefully May 19, 2015, at Carlyle Place in Macon, GA. He was a native of Augusta, Georgia and made his home in Macon. Mr. Elliott was a graduate of Augusta's Richmond Academy and held degrees from The

Law license for Augusta lawyer reinstated

The Georgia Supreme Court has lifted the suspension of the law license of Augusta lawyer Christopher Nicholson.

Attorney faces allegation of making false statement under oath

A pending investigation by the State Bar of Georgia that has led to the suspension of Chris Nicholson's law license is related to the Augusta attorney's failure to pay a debt...

State Bar of Georgia fundraiser to benefit Augusta Warrior Project

The Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia has announced the Augusta Warrior Project will receive the proceeds from its Signature Fundraiser.