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Judicial Nominating Commission Recommends Applicants to Fill Judicial Vacancy

Thursday, April 28, 2005  Contact: Office of Communications 404-651-7774


ATLANTA – Governor Sonny Perdue's Judicial Nominating Commission (JNC) has submitted recommendations to fill the vacancy on the Superior Court of the Atlanta Judicial Circuit.  The vacancy was created by the death of Judge Rowland W. Barnes.  The following applicants were recommended to Governor Perdue:

  • Christopher S. Brasher – Senior Assistant Attorney General, Georgia Department of Law
  • Alfred D. Dixon – Chief Assistant District Attorney, Griffin Judicial Circuit
  • Fred C. Eady – Magistrate Judge, Fulton County Superior Court
  • David N. Schaeffer – Partner, Kidd & Vaughan LLP
  • Craig L. Schwall, Sr. – Judge, State Court of Fulton County