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Senior Judge Melvin K. Westmoreland

Senior Judge Melvin K. Westmoreland

Judicial Assignments

  • 2011-present:   Senior Judge, Superior Courts of Georgia
  • 1997-2010: Superior Court of Fulton County
  • 1988-1997: State Court of Fulton County


  • Juris Doctor: W. New England College (1977)
  • Bachelor Degree: Univ. of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (1973)

Professional Experience/Associations

  • Associate, King & Spalding
  • Director, Pro Bono Project of the State Bar of Georgia
  • Deputy Director, Atlanta Legal Aid Society
  • President, Atlanta Bar Association
  • President, Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation
  • President, Georgia Council of Superior Court Judges