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|Lesbian attorney sworn in as Sandy Springs Assistant Solicitor|
|Written by Dyana Bagby|
|Wednesday, 30 November 2011 13:54|
Jane Morrison, lesbian attorney and partner of Fulton County Commissioner Joan Garner, the first openly gay person elected to the commission, was sworn in before the Thanksgiving holiday as Sandy Springs Assistant Solicitor.
From the Sandy Springs press release:
“Jane brings a wealth of experience to the Solicitor’s Office,” said Sandy Springs Municipal Court Chief Solicitor Bill Riley. ”Jane has worked with me since she was a prosecutor under the 3rd Year Practice Act in the Fulton County D.A.’s office under Lewis Slate. Her career not only includes prosecution skills, but Jane also served as a judge in the criminal courts of Fulton County. That experience adds a unique perspective to our solicitor office.”
Read the entire press release here.
Top photo: Jane Morrison stands with her partner Joan Garner as Garner is sworn in as a Fulton Commissioner in January. Morrison was sworn in Nov. 23 as Sandy Springs Assistant Solicitor. (by Dyana Bagby)
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