Judge Bensonetta Tipton Lane


Judge Bensonetta Tipton Lane

Judicial Assignments

  • 1995-Present: Superior Court of Fulton County
  • Visiting Judge, Georgia Supreme Court
  • City Court of Atlanta

Education

  • Juris Doctor: University of Virginia School of Law (1976)
  • Masters, Community-Based Education: University of Massachusetts
  • BA: New York University

Professional Experience/Associations

  • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyer Foundation, past board member
  • Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys, co founder
  • Metro Fair Housing, Inc., past board member
  • Centennial Just Project, founder and current participant
  • Leadership Atlanta, Class of 1997
  • Alternate Life Paths Program, past board member
  • Sisterlove, Inc., past board member
  • National Conference of Black Lawyers, founder, Atlanta Chapter
  • “Judge With a Heart  Award,” Minority Judges of Georgia