CONYERS, GA—Associate Probate Court Judge Gary Washington is now the official Judge of the Rockdale County Probate Court. Washington’s appointment on March 1 follows the appointment of Judge Clarence Cuthpert, Jr. to Rockdale County State Court. Washington assumes the duties effective immediately.
“I am excited to take this next step in serving my fellow citizens of Rockdale. Our court is already one of the best in the state, as the appointment of Judge Cuthpert to the State Court demonstrates. I look forward to building on what we already have and making it even better for the people who interact with us,” said Washington.
Washington has more than 30 years of experience as an attorney and served as an Associate Judge in the Probate Court until March 1. Washington also serves on the Council of Probate Court Judges of Georgia, a statewide organization. In addition to practicing law, Washington is also the immediate past Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Conyers-Rockdale Library System, a member of the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office Merit Board and the Rockdale County NAACP. Washington and his wife, Evetta, worship at Antioch-Lithonia Missionary Baptist Church.