State Bar of Georgia
State Bar of Georgia

Judge Cannon Re-Elected to Board of Governors of State Bar of Georgia

June 13, 2020
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Atlanta – Blue Ridge Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge David L. Cannon Jr. of Canton was re-elected to serve on the Board of Governors of the 52,000-member State Bar of Georgia and was installed June 13.

Cannon, a board member since 2002, will continue to serve in the Blue Ridge Circuit, Post 1 seat on the board, representing Cherokee County. He earned his law degree from the Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law and was admitted to the State Bar of Georgia in 1995. He previously served as solicitor general of Cherokee County.

The Board of Governors is the 160-member policymaking authority of the State Bar, with representation from each of Georgia’s judicial circuits. The board holds regular meetings at least four times per year.