September 24, 2020
By Dawn M. Jones
The Leader Tribune, Fort Valley
The Telegraph, Macon
The Georgia Post, Roberta
To the Editor:
On behalf of the State Bar of Georgia, I am writing to extend congratulations to Connie L. Williford of the law offices of Connie L. Williford in Macon on her appointment by Gov. Brian Kemp to serve as a Superior Court judge for the Macon Judicial Circuit, covering Bibb, Crawford and Peach counties.
Judge Williford will be well served in her new position by her 20 years of experience in the practice of law. She is a member of the Bootle Inn of Court, and she was honored as the Macon Bar Association’s Lawyer of the Year for 2020 and is a recipient of the Justice Robert Benham Award for Community Service.
By accepting this appointment, Judge Williford demonstrates her commitment to serving the public and the justice system. We wish her well in this new capacity of judicial leadership.
Dawn M. Jones
President, State Bar of Georgia