State Bar of Georgia
State Bar of Georgia

Congratulations to new Atlanta Circuit Superior Court judge

June 20, 2019
By Darrell Sutton

Daily Report

To the Editor:

The State Bar of Georgia congratulates Blue Ridge Judicial Circuit Chief Assistant District Attorney Rachelle L. Carnesale on her appointment by Gov. Brian Kemp to serve the citizens of Fulton County as the newest Superior Court judge for the Atlanta Judicial Circuit.

Judge Carnesale is well-prepared to assume this new role. She has 27 years of experience in the legal profession, including the last seven years as a prosecutor in Cherokee County and prior leadership roles with the Georgia Department of Family and Children Services, Georgia Office of the Child Advocate, Georgia Child Fatality Investigation Program and the DeKalb County District Attorney’s Office.

Judge Carnesale continues to demonstrate her commitment to serving the public and the justice system. Her fellow Georgia lawyers wish her well as she takes the bench.

Darrell Sutton
President, State Bar of Georgia