Southeastern Georgia Chapter ABOTA 2023 Annual Meeting Honors Judges for Distinguished Service

Honorable James Bass

SAVANNAH, GA—Tim Roberts, Partner at Savannah’s Oliver Maner LLP and President of the Southeastern Georgia Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), led the 2023 Annual Meeting at the Chatham Club in downtown Savannah. During the meeting, Judge Greg Sapp swore in the incoming board of directors and passed the gavel to Andrew Bowen, Founding Partner of Bowen Painter Trial Lawyers.

During the annual meeting, four judges were recognized for their distinguished service to Chatham County. Each judge was presented with a custom engraved plaque featuring their title and recognition statement. Those honored include: The Honorable Louisa Abbot, Judge of Superior Court of Chatham County; The Honorable James F. Bass Jr., Judge of Superior Court of Chatham County; The Honorable Hermann W. Coolidge, Jr., State Court Judge of Chatham County; and The Honorable H. Gregory Fowler, Judge of the Chatham County State Court of Georgia.

The annual meeting consisted of open discussion on recent topics in law and time for professional networking, followed by a reception.

The incoming board of directors includes:
Andrew Bowen- President
Chris Phillips – VP and President-Elect
Beth Boone – Secretary
William J. Hunter – Treasurer

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