No variable specified
State Bar of Georgia installs new officers
by Staff Reports
July 08, 2014 10:19 AM | 1369 views | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Special / Sarah Coole, State Bar of Georgia / New President Patrise M. Perkins-Hooker, left, is sworn in by Georgia Supreme Court Justice Robert Benham, right, as her husband, Douglas R. Hooker, looks on.
Special / Sarah Coole, State Bar of Georgia / New President Patrise M. Perkins-Hooker, left, is sworn in by Georgia Supreme Court Justice Robert Benham, right, as her husband, Douglas R. Hooker, looks on.
slideshow
Special / Sarah Coole, State Bar of Georgia / The State Bar of Georgia’s executive committee includes, front row from left, treasurer Rita Sheffey, executive committee member Nicki Vaughan, president Patrise M. Perkins-Hooker, immediate past president Charles L. Ruffin and president-elect Bob Kauffman. Back row from left, Young Lawyers Division president Sharri Edenfield, executive committee members Ken Hodges, David Lipscomb and Buck Rogers, secretary Pat O’Connor, executive committee member Phyllis Holmen, division president-elect Jack Long and division immediate past president Darrell Sutton. Not pictured: executive committee member Elizabeth L. Fite.
Special / Sarah Coole, State Bar of Georgia / The State Bar of Georgia’s executive committee includes, front row from left, treasurer Rita Sheffey, executive committee member Nicki Vaughan, president Patrise M. Perkins-Hooker, immediate past president Charles L. Ruffin and president-elect Bob Kauffman. Back row from left, Young Lawyers Division president Sharri Edenfield, executive committee members Ken Hodges, David Lipscomb and Buck Rogers, secretary Pat O’Connor, executive committee member Phyllis Holmen, division president-elect Jack Long and division immediate past president Darrell Sutton. Not pictured: executive committee member Elizabeth L. Fite.
slideshow
Special / Mose Ensley / This video shows the installation of new officers for the State Bar of Georgia.
State Bar of Georgia video
Special / Mose Ensley / This video shows the installation of new officers for the State Bar of Georgia.
Patrise M. Perkins-Hooker of Atlanta recently was installed as the 52nd president of the 46,000-member State Bar of Georgia during the organization’s annual meeting at Omni Amelia Island Resort on Amelia Island, Fla., where other new officers were installed. Perkins-Hooker is the first African American and the third woman to serve as president of the bar. She is also vice president and general counsel for the Atlanta BeltLine Inc.
Comments
(0)
Comments-icon Post a Comment
No Comments Yet
*We welcome your comments on the stories and issues of the day and seek to provide a forum for the community to voice opinions. All comments are subject to moderator approval before being made visible on the website but are not edited. The use of profanity, obscene and vulgar language, hate speech, and racial slurs is strictly prohibited. Advertisements, promotions, spam, and links to outside websites will also be rejected. Please read our terms of service for full guides