State Bar of Georgia
State Bar of Georgia

Congratulations to new Walker County solicitor general

October 23, 2019
By Darrell Sutton

Walker County Messenger, LaFayette

To the Editor:

The State Bar of Georgia congratulates J. Matthew Williamson on his appointment by Gov. Brian Kemp to serve as the newest Walker County solicitor general, with responsibility for prosecuting criminal cases in the State Court of Walker County. 

Mr. Williamson brings seven years of experience in the legal profession to his new position, including service as legal and policy director for Walker County, with the Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit Public Defender’s Office and in private practice. 

By accepting this appointment, Matthew Williamson continues to demonstrate his commitment to serving the public and the justice system, and his fellow members of the State Bar of Georgia wish him well in this new role. 

Darrell Sutton
President, State Bar of Georgia