Roger Lane

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Roger Lane
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Current Court Information:
First Superior Court District of Georgia
Title:   Judge
Position:   Brunswick Judicial Circuit
Service:
Appointed by:   Gov. Nathan Deal
Active:   2012-2018
Preceded by:   Amanda F. Williams
Past post:   Representative on the Georgia General Assembly
Past term:   2004-2012
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Georgia State University
Law School:   Mercer University
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Superior Court, Brunswick
Position:  Lane seat
State:  Georgia
Election information 2014:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  5/20/2014
Election vote:  64.4%ApprovedA

Roger Lane is a judge on the Brunswick Circuit of Georgia. He was appointed by Governor Nathan Deal in March 2012 to fill the seat vacated by Amanda F. Williams.[1] Lane was elected to a full term in 2014 which expires in 2018.

Education

Lane received his B.B.A. from Georgia State University, and his J.D. from Mercer University.[2]

Career

Prior to joining the court, Lane served on the Glynn County school board for eight years, and in the Georgia General Assembly for eight years.[1] Lane has practiced law in the Brunswick circuit since 1976, when he was admitted to the Georgia Bar; he focused on clients with lung ailments and those affected by asbestos.[3][4]

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia judicial elections, 2014
Lane ran for re-election to the First Superior Court, Brunswick Circuit.
General: He defeated Mary Helen Moses in the general election on May 20, 2014, receiving 64.4% of the vote.[5][6]
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Awards and associations

  • Member, Phi Delta Phi[2]

See also

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References

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