Alexander Akerman Alexander Akerman (October 9, 1869 – August 21, 1948) was an American lawyer and judge.
Alexander S. Clay Alexander Stephens Clay (September 25, 1853November 13, 1910) was a United States Senator from Georgia.
Allen Ferdinand Owen Allen Ferdinand Owen (October 9, 1816 – April 7, 1865) was an American politician and lawyer who served in the United States Congress.
Amos T. Akerman Amos Tappan Akerman (February 23, 1821 – December 21, 1880) served as United States Attorney General under President Ulysses S. Grant from 1870 to 1871.
Andrew Sloan Andrew Sloan was a U.S. Representative from Georgia.
Archibald Bulloch Archibald Bulloch (January 1, 1730 – February 22, 1777) was a lawyer, soldier, and statesman from Georgia during the American Revolution.
Archibald T. MacIntyre Archibald Thompson MacIntyre (October 27, 1822 – January 1, 1900) was an American politician and lawyer, as well as an officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.
Augustus Romaldus Wright Augustus Romaldus Wright (June 16, 1813 – March 31, 1891) was an American politician and lawyer, as well as a colonel in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.
Benjamin B. Blackburn Benjamin Bentley Blackburn (born February 14, 1927) is a former U.S. Representative from Georgia, who served from 1967 to 1975.
Benjamin Cudworth Yancey Jr. Benjamin Cudworth Yancey Jr. (April 27, 1817 – October 24, 1891) was an American politician, lawyer, officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and diplomat.
Bernice King Bernice Albertine King (born March 28, 1963) is an African American Baptist minister best known as the youngest child of civil rights leaders Martin Luther King, Jr and Coretta Scott King.
Bertis Downs IV Bertis Edwin Downs IV (born July 13, 1956) originally provided legal counsel (particularly for initial contracts), and then became both counselor and manager, for the rock band R.E.M., taking ov...
Bertis Downs, IV Bertis Edwin Downs, IV originally provided legal counsel and then became both counselor and manager for the rock band R.E.M., taking over from the band's long-term manager Jefferson Holt.
Betty Reynolds Cobb Betty Reynolds Cobb (born Betty Leigh Reynolds on October 23, 1884 in Cedartown, Georgia, United States, died on May 27, 1956 on Carrollton, Georgia) was an attorney, author, and activist.
Billy Lee Evans Billy Lee Evans (born November 10, 1941) was an American politician who served in both the Georgia House of Representatives and the U.S. House of Representatives.
Charles Frederick Crisp Charles Frederick Crisp (January 29, 1845 – October 23, 1896) was a United States political figure.
Charles Gordon Edwards Charles Gordon Edwards (July 2, 1878 – July 13, 1931) was a U.S. political figure from the state of Georgia.
Charles Hillyer Brand Charles Hillyer Brand (April 20, 1861 – May 17, 1933) was an American politician, businessman, jurist and lawyer.
Charles J. Jenkins Charles Jones Jenkins (January 6, 1805June 14, 1883) was a politician from Georgia, U.S.
Charles L. Weltner Charles Longstreet Weltner (December 17, 1927 – August 31, 1992) was a politician from the U.S. state of Georgia.
Charles Lafayette Bartlett Charles Lafayette Bartlett (January 31, 1853 – April 21, 1938) was a U.S. political figure, a Democrat, a US Congressman from Georgia.
Charles Murphey Charles Murphey was an American lawyer and politician from the state of Georgia.
Charles Weltner Charles Longstreet Weltner was a politician from the U.S. state of Georgia.
Clarence Saxby Chambliss, Jr. Clarence Saxby Chambliss, Jr. is the senior United States Senator from Georgia and a member of the Republican Party.
Clarence Thomas Clarence Thomas (born June 23, 1948) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Clement A. Evans Clement Anselm Evans (February 25, 1833 – July 2, 1911) was a Confederate infantry general in the American Civil War.
Clete Donald Johnson, Jr. Clete Donald "Don" Johnson, Jr. (born January 30, 1948) is an American politician, diplomat, lawyer and academic from the state of Georgia.
Curt Thompson Curt Blackburn Thompson II (born December 15, 1968) is an American politician and State Senator in the Georgia State Senate, elected to the Senate in 2004.
Dar'shun Kendrick Dar'shun N. Kendrick (born August 28, 1982 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American politician and a member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 93rd district; she previously rep...
David Adelman David I. Adelman was the United States Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore from 2010 to 2013.
David Jackson Bailey David Jackson (Jack) Bailey (March 11, 1812 – June 14, 1897) was an American politician, lawyer and soldier who served in the United States Congress.
David Nahmias David Nahmias is an associate justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia and the former United States Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia.
Dean Rusk David Dean Rusk (February 9, 1909December 20, 1994) was the United States Secretary of State from 1961 to 1969 under presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson.
Edgar Gilmer Dawson Edgar Gilmer Dawson (March 6, 1830 – April 24, 1883) was a planter and lawyer.
Edward Fenwick Tattnall Edward Fenwick Tattnall (June 3, 1788 – November 21, 1832) was an American politician, soldier and lawyer.
Edward Junius Black Edward Junius Black (October 30, 1806 – September 1, 1846) was a United States Representative and lawyer from Georgia.
Eleanor Louise Ross Eleanor Louise Ross is a Judge of the DeKalb County State Court in Georgia and is a nominee to be a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of ...
Elijah Webb Chastain Elijah Webb Chastain (September 25, 1813 – April 9, 1874) was an American politician, soldier and lawyer.
Elliott H. Levitas Elliott Harris Levitas (born December 26, 1930) is a former U.S. Representative from Georgia's 4th congressional district.
Ellis Arnall Ellis Gibbs Arnall (March 20, 1907 in Newnan, GeorgiaDecember 13, 1992) was an American politician, a liberal Democrat who served as the 69th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1943 to 1947.
Emory Speer Emory Speer (September 3, 1848 – December 13, 1918) was an American politician, soldier and lawyer.
Ernest Vandiver Samuel Ernest Vandiver Jr. (July 3, 1918 – February 21, 2005), was an American politician who was the 73rd Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1959 to 1963.
Eugenius Aristides Nisbet Eugenius Aristides Nisbet (December 7, 1803 – March 18, 1871) was an American politician, jurist, and lawyer.
Eurith D. Rivers Eurith Dickinson (Ed) Rivers (December 1, 1895 – June 11, 1967) was an American politician from Lanier County, Georgia.
Farish Carter Tate Farish Carter Tate (November 20, 1856 – February 7, 1922) was a Georgia state legislator, U.S. Representative and lawyer.
Fletcher Thompson Standish Fletcher Thompson (born February 5, 1925) is an American lawyer and Republican politician who served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1967 to 1973 from the...
Francis H. Cone Francis Hiram Cone (September 5, 1797 – May 18, 1859) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia and Georgia State Senator, who is primarily remembered for fighting and sever...
Francys Johnson Francys Johnson (born 1979) is an American civil rights attorney, pastor and educator.
Frank M. Hull Frank Mays Hull (born December 9, 1948) was nominated by President Bill Clinton on June 18, 1997 for the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit to a seat vacated by Phyllis A. K...
Frank Martin (mayor) Frank Kieffer Martin was an American defense attorney and a former mayor of Columbus, Georgia.
Frank Park Frank Park was an American politician, educator, lawyer and jurist from the state of Georgia.
Freeman Walker Freeman Walker was a United States Senator from Georgia.
George Busbee George Dekle Busbee, Sr. (August 7, 1927 – July 16, 2004), was an American politician who served as the 77th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1975 to 1983.
George Darden George Washington "Buddy" Darden, III is an American politician and lawyer.
George Oscar Dawson George Oscar Dawson (c. 1825 – June 1865) was a Georgia lawyer and politician who represented Greene County in the state legislature.
George Robinson Black George Robison Black (March 24, 1835 – November 3, 1886) was an American politician and lawyer.
Harold G. Clarke Harold Gravely Clarke September 28, 1927 – February 26, 2013) was an American jurist and politician.
Harold Hirsch Harold U. Hirsch played football at the University of Georgia from 1900 to 1901, studied law at Columbia University and was the general counsel for The Coca-Cola Company for more than thirty years.
Hines Holt Hines Holt was a United States Representative from Georgia.
Hiram B. Warner Hiram B. Warner (October 29, 1802 – June 30, 1881) was an American politician, lawyer, educator and jurist from Georgia.
Hiram Parks Bell Hiram Parks Bell (January 19, 1827 – August 17, 1907) was a U.S. Representative and a Confederate Representative from the state of Georgia.
Hopkins Holsey Hopkins Holsey (August 25, 1779 – March 2, 1856) was a United States Representative, newspaper publisher and lawyer from Georgia.
Horace Ward Horace Taliaferro Ward was the first African American to challenge the racially discriminatory practices at the University of Georgia School of Law.
Howell Cobb Thomas Howell Cobb (September 7, 1815 – October 9, 1868) was an American political figure.
Hugh A. Haralson Hugh Anderson Haralson (November 13, 1805 – September 25, 1854) was an American farmer and lawyer from Lagrange, Georgia after graduating from Franklin College of Arts and Sciences (University o...
Hugh M. Dorsey Hugh Manson Dorsey was an American lawyer who was notable as the prosecuting attorney in the Leo Frank trial of 1913.
Hugh Peterson Hugh Peterson (August 21, 1898 – October 3, 1961) was a U.S. political figure and lawyer from the state of Georgia.
J. B. Stoner Jesse Benjamin "J.B." Stoner (April 13, 1924 – April 23, 2005) was an American segregationist convicted in 1980 of the 1958 bombing of the Bethel Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama.
John Randall Walker John Randall Walker (February 23, 1874 – July 21, 1942) was a U.S. political figure from the state of Georgia.
John S. Bigby John Summerfield Bigby (February 13, 1832 – March 28, 1898) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia.
John Stephens Wood John Stephens Wood (February 8, 1885 – September 12, 1968) was an American politician from the state of Georgia, USA. He served in the United States House of Representatives, 1931–1935 an...
Julius L. Brown Julius L. Brown was a prominent Atlanta, Georgia attorney, co-incorporator of the Metropolitan Street Railroad, and brother of Georgia governor and senator Joseph E. Brown.
Junius Hillyer Junius Hillyer (April 23, 1807 – June 21, 1886) was an American politician and lawyer who served two terms in the United States Congress.
Ken Hodges Kenneth (Ken) B. Hodges III is the former District Attorney for Dougherty County, Georgia in the United States and was the Democratic nominee for Attorney General of Georgia in 2010, ultimately ...
Larry Thompson Larry Dean Thompson (born November 15, 1945) is an American lawyer, most notable for his service as deputy Attorney General of the United States under United States President George W. Bush unti...
Leah Ward Sears Leah Ward Sears (born June 13, 1955) is an American jurist and former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia.
Leigh Martin May Leigh Martin May is a Georgia attorney in private practice and is a nominee to be a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.
Mark Howard Cohen Mark Howard Cohen is a Georgia attorney in private practice and is a nominee to be a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.
Marshall Johnson Wellborn Marshall Johnson Wellborn (May 29, 1808 – October 16, 1874) was an American politician, lawyer and jurist.
Martin Jenkins Crawford Martin Jenkins Crawford (March 17, 1820 – July 23, 1883) was an antebellum U.S. Representative and a representative to the Provisional Confederate Congress during the American Civil War from the...
Matthew Bullock (American football) Matthew Washington Bullock (September 11, 1881 – December 17, 1972) was the head coach of the Massachusetts Agricultural College football team in 1904 and again from 1907 to 1908.
Matthew W. Bullock Matthew Washington Bullock (September 11, 1881 – December 17, 1972) was an American football player and coach, college professor and administrator, and lawyer.
Maurice Neil Andrews Maurice Neil Andrews (December 24, 1894 – August 31, 1967) was a United States federal judge.
Mayhayley Lancaster Mayhayley Lancaster (October 18, 1875— Nov 22, 1955) was an American lawyer, political activist, midwife and teacher best known for having participated in two of Georgia's most high-profil...
Michael Meyer von Bremen Michael S. Meyer von Bremen, is an attorney and democrat politician from the state of Georgia, United States.
Michael P. Boggs Michael P. Boggs is a Judge of the Georgia Court of Appeals and is a nominee to be a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.
Mitch Skandalakis Mitch Skandalakis was a Georgia politician who achieved brief national attention when he upset Martin Luther King III in a 1993 special election for Chairman of the Fulton County Board of Commis...
Nancy Grace Nancy Ann Grace (born October 23, 1959) is an American legal commentator, television host, television journalist, and former prosecutor.
Nathaniel Edwin Harris Nathaniel Edwin Harris (January 21, 1846 – September 21, 1929) was an American lawyer and politician, and the 61st Governor of Georgia.
R. Lanier Anderson III Robert Lanier Anderson III (born November 12, 1936) is a senior U.S. Circuit Court Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Ralph Knowles Ralph Knowles is a class action attorney, best known for winning the Dow Corning breast implant case with damages of $4+ billion.
Randolph W. Thrower Randolph W. Thrower (born September 5, 1913) is a partner at Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP, a law firm with principal offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Washington, D.C. He was born in Tampa, Florida.
Randy Evans James Randolph "Randy" Evans is an American lawyer and Republican from Georgia who specializes in government ethics.
Reuben Walker Carswell Reuben Walker Carswell (September 29, 1837 – January 11, 1889) was a lawyer, member of the Georgia State Legislature, Confederate States Army lieutenant colonel and brigadier general in the...
Richard Henry Wilde Richard Henry Wilde was a United States Representative and lawyer from Georgia.
Robert Benham (judge) Robert Benham (born September 25, 1946) is the second African-American graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law and the first African-American to serve on the Supreme Court of Georgia.
Robert Lipshutz Robert Jerome Lipshutz (December 27, 1921 – November 6, 2010) was an American attorney who served first as the national campaign treasurer for Jimmy Carter's successful 1976 run for the United S...
Robert M. Charlton Robert Milledge Charlton (January 19, 1807 January 18, 1854) was an American politician and jurist.
Robert Pleasant Trippe Robert Pleasant Trippe (December 21, 1819 – July 22, 1900) was an American politician, lawyer and jurist from the state of Georgia.
Robert R. Reid Robert Raymond Reid (September 8, 1789 – July 1, 1841) was the fourth territorial governor of Florida.
Robert Ramspeck Robert C. Word Ramspeck was an American politician and businessman.
Roger Lawson Gamble Roger Lawson Gamble was a United States Representative and lawyer from Georgia.
Roy Barnes Roy Eugene Barnes (born March 11, 1948) served as the 80th Governor of Georgia from January 1999 until January 2003.
Sanford Bishop Sanford Dixon Bishop, Jr. (born February 4, 1947) is the U.S. Representative for GA's 2, serving since 1993.
Saxby Chambliss Clarence Saxby Chambliss (born November 10, 1943) is the senior United States Senator from Georgia.
Seaborn Reese Seaborn Reese was an American politician, jurist and lawyer.
Seaborn Roddenbery Seaborn Anderson Roddenbery (January 12, 1870 - September 25, 1913), sometimes spelt Roddenberry, was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives for the state of Georgia, bes...
Sonny Seiler Frank W. "Sonny" Seiler (born February 20, 1933) is an attorney from Savannah, Georgia with success in the courtroom and a prominent role in the bestselling book Midnight in the Garden of Good...
Stan Case Stanley Wright Case was an American lawyer and broadcast journalist.
Stanley F. Birch, Jr. Stanley Francis Birch, Jr. (born August 29, 1945), was a United States federal judge.
Stephen Pace Olin Stephen Pace was an American politician and lawyer.
Stephen Upson Stephen Upson was an American politician and lawyer.
Thomas Butler King Thomas Butler King I (August 27, 1800 – May 10, 1864) was an American politician from the state of Georgia.
Thomas C. Hackett Thomas C. Hackett (c.1798 – October 8, 1851) was an American politician and lawyer from the state of Georgia who served in the United States Congress.
Thomas E. Watson Thomas Edward "Tom" Watson (1856–1922) was an American politician, attorney, newspaper editor, and writer from Georgia.
Thomas Flournoy Foster Thomas Flournoy Foster (November 23, 1790 – September 14, 1848) was an American politician and lawyer.
Thomas Glascock Thomas Glascock Jr. (October 21, 1790 – May 19, 1841) was an American politician, soldier and lawyer.
Thomas Hardeman, Jr. Thomas Hardeman, Jr. (January 12, 1825 – March 6, 1891) was an American politician, lawyer and soldier.
Thomas Jefferson Rusk Thomas Jefferson Rusk (December 5, 1803July 29, 1857) was an early political and military leader of the Republic of Texas, serving as its first Secretary of War as well as a general at the Battl...
Thomas M. Norwood Thomas Manson Norwood was a United States Senator and Representative from Georgia.
Thomas P. Carnes Thomas Petters Carnes served as a colonel in the Maryland Line during the American Revolution and received bounty land in Franklin County, GA for his service.
Thomas W. Cobb Thomas Willis Cobb was a United States Representative and Senator from Georgia.
Thomas W. Hardwick Thomas William Hardwick (December 9, 1872January 31, 1944) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Georgia.
Thomas Wingfield Grimes Thomas Wingfield Grimes (December 18, 1844 – October 28, 1905) was an American politician and lawyer.
Thurbert Baker Thurbert E. Baker (born December 16, 1952) was the Attorney General of the U.S. state of Georgia.
Tic Forrester Elijah Lewis Forrester (August 16, 1896 – March 19, 1970) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia.
William Augustus Bootle William Augustus ("Gus") Bootle (August 19, 1902 – January 25, 2005) was an American attorney and jurist noted for helping oversee desegregation in the Southern United States.
William B. Hartsfield William Berry Hartsfield, Sr. (March 1, 1890 – February 22, 1971), was an American politician who served as the 49th and 51st Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia.
William Barton Wade Dent William Barton Wade Dent (September 8, 1806 – September 7, 1855) was an American politician, educator, soldier and businessman from Georgia.
William Bellinger Bulloch William Bellinger Bulloch (1777 — May 6, 1852) was an American Senator from Georgia, uncle to James Stephens Bulloch, granduncle to James Dunwoody Bulloch, Martha Bulloch Roosevelt, and Irvine S...
William Bradley Bryant William Bradley "Brad" Bryant was appointed superintendent of public schools for the U.S. state of Georgia by Gov.
William C. Adamson William Charles Adamson (August 13, 1854 – January 3, 1929) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia and a Judge for the United States Customs Court.
William Chester Lankford William Chester Lankford (December 7, 1877 – December 10, 1964) was an American politician, teacher, jurist and lawyer from the state of Georgia.