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Rogers Re-Elected to Executive Committee of State Bar of Georgia

July 1, 2013
Contact: Sarah I. Coole or sarahc@gabar.org

Hilton Head Island, S.C. – Brian D. “Buck” Rogers of Fried Rogers Goldberg LLC in Atlanta was re-elected to serve on the Executive Committee of the 45,000-member State Bar of Georgia and was installed June 22 during the organization’s Annual Meeting.

Rogers focuses his law practice on representing victims of catastrophic injuries in civil cases and also has served as a Magistrate Court judge in Fulton County. He earned his law degree from Vanderbilt University and is the president of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.

Rogers has served on the State Bar’s Board of Governors since 2008 and its Executive Committee since 2011.

The Board of Governors of the State Bar elects six of its members to serve on the Executive Committee with the organization’s officers. The Executive Committee meets monthly and exercises the power of the Board of Governors when the board is not in session.

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The State Bar of Georgia, with offices in Atlanta, Savannah and Tifton, was established in 1964 by Georgia’s Supreme Court as the successor to the voluntary Georgia Bar Association, founded in 1884. All lawyers licensed to practice in Georgia belong to the State Bar. Its more than 45,000 members work together to strengthen the constitutional promise of justice for all, promote principles of duty and public service among Georgia’s lawyers, and administer a strict code of legal ethics.