State Bar of Georgia
State Bar of Georgia

State Bar of Georgia Honors Outstanding Sections 

June 27, 2019
Contact: Sarah I. Coole or

Orlando, Florida – The State Bar of Georgia Family Law Section, chaired by R. Scot Kraeuter of Johnson Kraeuter LLC in Savannah, was honored with the 2018-19 Section of the Year Award, presented during the Annual Meeting of the State Bar on June 7.

Receiving the Section Awards of Achievement were the:

  • Animal Law Section, chaired by Betsy R. Choder of VetCounsel LLC in Atlanta
  • Intellectual Property Law Section, chaired by Virginia L. Carron of Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner LLP in Atlanta

These awards honor outstanding sections of the State Bar each year for their members’ dedication and service to their areas of law practice and for devoting significant hours of volunteer effort to the profession.

The State Bar has 51 practice sections that serve both the legal profession and the public. These voluntary sections provide newsletters, programs and the chance to exchange ideas with other practitioners.