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March 27, 2019

Harold E. Franklin, Jr. Appointed to Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel

ATLANTA, March 27, 2019 — Atlanta Trial and Global Disputes partner Harold E. Franklin, Jr. has been nominated by the judges of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and appointed to a three-year term on the court’s Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel. 

Panel members were nominated and selected in recognition of their contributions to and reputation in the Northern District of Georgia community. In the event of the vacancy due to Magistrate Judge Janet F. King’s retirement, the Panel will review applications for the position, conduct interviews, and recommend the most qualified candidates to the court.