The Atlanta Lawyer December 2018 / January 2019 - Page 30

SECTION UPDATE CRIMINAL LAW On January 09, the Criminal Law Section held its monthly luncheon at Rí Rá Irish Pub in Midtown. There, attorney Fani Willis (right) gave a spirited and insightful presentation on effective (and inef- fective) strategies for handling codefendant tri- als in criminal cases. For many years, Ms. Willis prosecuted high-profile codefendant cases at the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office, where she served as a Deputy District Attorney. Ms. Willis is now in private practice at the Law Offices of Fani T. Willis, LLC. Section Chair Kevin Armstrong with Fani Willis (Fani T. Willis, LLC) 30 December 2018/January 2019 By Kevin Armstrong Fulton County District Attorney’s Office