June 2, 2012
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Savannah – Robert J. “Bob” Kauffman of Hartley, Rowe & Fowler in Douglasville was installed as secretary of the 43,000-member State Bar of Georgia on June 2 during the organization’s annual meeting.
Kauffman has represented the Douglas Judicial Circuit on the Board of Governors and has served as chair of the Bar’s Cornerstones of Freedom/Communications Committee and as a member of its Executive Committee and Advisory Committee on Legislation. He is also a Fellow of the Lawyers Foundation of Georgia and a past president of the Douglas County Bar Association.
His law practice is concentrated in the areas of commercial real estate transactions, real estate finance and estate planning. Kauffman is a graduate of Western Illinois University and the Walter F. George Law School at Mercer University. He was admitted to the Bar in 1988.