JNC recommends candidates for State Courts of Bibb and Clayton Counties

June 27, 2017

The Judicial Nominating Commission has submitted recommendations to fill vacancies within the State Courts of Bibb and Clayton Counties.  The vacancy in the State Court of Bibb County was created by the resignation of the Honorable William P. Adams.  The vacancy in the State Court of Clayton County was created by the resignation of the Honorable John C. Carbo III.  Governor Deal will fill vacancies from among the lists.  The Governor’s Office will contact candidates to schedule interviews.

The following names were submitted to Governor Deal:

Bibb County State Court

  • Rebecca L. Grist – Solicitor General, Bibb County Office of the Solicitor-General
  • Jeffery O. Monroe – partner, Jones Cork, LLP
  • Stuart E. Walker – partner, Martin Snow, LLP
  • Chéferre L. Young – Assistant District Attorney, Macon Judicial Circuit

Clayton County State Court

  • Meredith C. Florio – Senior Assistant Solicitor General, Henry County Solicitor-General’s Office
  • Salvia Y. Smith – Judge, Magistrate Court of Clayton County; managing attorney, Smith & Brown, LLC
  • Margaret L. Spencer – Senior Assistant Solicitor General, Clayton County Solicitor’s Office