Superior Court Judges Announce Appointment of Juvenile Court Judges for the Western Judicial Circuit
Eric Norris, Chief Judge of the Western Judicial Circuit, Judge Lawton Stephens, Judge Patrick Haggard, and Judge Lisa Lott announce that part-time Judge Amanda Trimble will be appointed as the full-time Presiding Juvenile Court Judge for the Western Judicial Circuit effective October 1, 2020. Mr. Kamau Hull will be appointed as part-time Juvenile Court Judge of the Western Judicial Circuit. Both appointments will be for a four-year period expiring in September 2024 and will serve in Clarke and Oconee counties.
Chief Judge Norris noted “We are excited to welcome Mr. Hull to the Juvenile Court bench and for the reappointment of Judge Trimble to the Juvenile Court. We look forward to the continued collaboration and innovative ideas and solutions that these individuals bring to the children and families of Clarke and Oconee Counties. We are blessed to have such dedicated and compassionate people serving our community.” They will both be sworn in on Monday, September 28, 2020 at 2:00 PM on the front steps of the Athens-Clarke County courthouse.