RALPH N. JACKSON, ESQ.

Ralph Jackson

EDUCATION

 1995 – Institute for Continuing Legal Education- Judge Qualification
1994 – John Marshall Law School, Atlanta, GA; J.D
1992 – University of Georgia, Athens, GA; A.B.

EXPERIENCE

1995 – Present

Private practice of law.
Practice includes real estate, landlord and tenant, civil litigation, practice in all courts, criminal law, personal injury and contract law. Appearance in Federal and State Courts.

1995 – Present

Judging Experience Designated as judge in:
• Magistrate Court of Treutlen County
• Probate Court of Twiggs County
• Municipal Court of Harrison, Georgia

1999 – 2001

Probate Court of Johnson County
Presided over trials in criminal cases including DUI and marijuana

September 1995 – 2004

Municipal Judge, Wrightsville, Georgia
Conducted trials of DUI, traffic, and marijuana cases.

March 1996 – 2004

Public Defender, Dublin Judicial Circuit
Represented over one thousand people in felonies and misdemeanors. Murder, Drug Cases and other felonies. Tried jury trials. Handled high profile cases.

April 1996 – 2004

Public Defender, Dublin Judicial Circuit
Represented over one thousand people in felonies and misdemeanors. Murder, Drug Cases and other felonies. Tried jury trials. Handled high profile cases.

October 1996 – 2002

Public Defender, Dublin Judicial Circuit
Represented over one thousand people in felonies and misdemeanors. Murder, Drug Cases and other felonies. Tried jury trials. Handled high profile cases.

October 1997 – 2001

Public Defender, Dublin Judicial Circuit
Represented over one thousand people in felonies and misdemeanors. Murder, Drug Cases and other felonies. Tried jury trials. Handled high profile cases.

June 1989 – 1994

Public Defender, Dublin Judicial Circuit
Represented over one thousand people in felonies and misdemeanors. Murder, Drug Cases and other felonies. Tried jury trials. Handled high profile cases.

MEMBERSHIPS

National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Georgia State Bar, Dublin Circuit Bar

SPECIAL TRAINING

Received ten years of Certification as Municipal Judge particularly in the area of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Institute for Continuing Legal Education Trial Skills Clinic. Received Continuing Legal Education since 1995

LEGAL COMMUNITY
INVOLVEMENT

Georgia Mock Trial Competition (1996, 1997,1998)
Lectured regarding law in schools, and various organizations yearly since 1995

AWARDS

Judy B Davenport Pro-Bono Partnership Award

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Dublin Exchange Club (President 2007-2008)
Women In Need of God’s Shelter (Chairman 2000)
Johnson County Chamber of Commerce (President two years)
Judy B Davenport Pro-Bono Partnership Award