Deal fills Jackson County State Court judgeship

March 21, 2011

Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that he has appointed Jefferson attorney Robert D. Alexander to fill the vacancy in the State Court of Jackson County. The vacancy was created by the passing of Judge Jerry Clinton Gray on Oct. 8. The appointment takes effect upon swearing-in, which should occur within two weeks.

Robert D. Alexander, 36, Jefferson – Alexander is a partner with the firm Davidson, Hopkins & Alexander, P.C., and serves as Municipal Court judge for the city of Jefferson. He earned a bachelor’s degree in English and History from Presbyterian College and a juris doctorate from University of Georgia School of Law. He and his wife, Lori, have two children.