Law license for Augusta lawyer reinstated

...Christopher Nicholson.The suspension was temporarily ordered on Dec. 22 when Nicholson did not respond to the State Bar of Georgia's notice of investigation. The state's highest court lifted the suspension on Jan. 15, finding 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 event this year in Atlanta...

GOP sets Ga House leadership

...the last caucus election over his law practice, becoming the subject of an investigation announced in June by the State Bar of Georgia over whether he abused his legislative post while representing a car-wreck client. The speaker's spokesman...

House Speaker David Ralston denies violating State Bar of Georgia's rules

...asked that a complaint filed against him by the State Bar of Georgia be dismissed, denying he violated rules related to his work as an attorney.The State Bar of Georgia in June filed a petition in the state Supreme Court...

Across the region

...Food Frenzy's two-week food drive sponsored by Attorney General Sam Olens and the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia.The office of Columbia County Superior Court Judge James Blanchard collected the most per person in the legal-organizations...


...of John R.B. Long P.C. in Augusta was installed as president-elect of the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia during the organization's annual meeting June 6. His firm specializes in general civil litigation, corporate...

Georgia bar wants Georgia House speaker investigated

ATLANTA - The State Bar of Georgia has asked for an investigation into Re pub lican House Speaker David Ralston.A petition filed in state Supreme Court on Thursday...

William Key

...Gallatin award for meritorious service to the US Department of the Treasury. Even though Mr. Key was a member of the State Bar of Georgia since 1951, he did not actually open his law practice until 1973. He began with a specialty in tax law but eventually...

George Fryhofer

WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Judge George W. Fryhofer passed peacefully to his Lord and Savior at home on June 25, 2014. He was the loving husband of Ellen Hodges Fryhofer, who predeceased him. Judge Fryhofer was born on March 8, 1927, in Washington, D.C. His