State Bar of Georgia
State Bar of Georgia

Congratulations to new Gwinnett State Court Judge Jaletta Long Smith

January 5, 2023
By Sarah B. "Sally" Akins

Gwinnett Daily Post, Lawrenceville

To the Editor:

The State Bar of Georgia congratulates Jaletta Long Smith of Andersen, Tate & Carr, P.C., in Duluth on her appointment by Gov. Brian Kemp to serve as a judge for the State Court of Gwinnett County.

Judge Smith will be well served by her nine years of experience in the legal profession, including service as a law clerk to jurists in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, the Supreme Court of Georgia and the Supreme Court of Arkansas and private practice as a litigation associate at Andersen, Tate & Carr.

By accepting this new role, Judge Smith demonstrates a commitment to serving the justice system in Gwinnett County. We wish her well as a State Court judge.

Sarah B. “Sally” Akins
President, State Bar of Georgia