The Atlanta Lawyer February 2017 - Page 24

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Judge Adams , age 40 , is married to Dwayne Adams , a lawyer . They have two children , Isabella , age 9 , and Alexander , age 4 . Despite the demands of her profession and having two young children , Judge Adams has given back so much to her high school , community and profession by , for example , serving as a host in the Atlanta Bar Association Summer Law Internship Program which gave her a start on her legal career .
Judge Adams was delighted to be joined at her swearing in on February 13 , 2017 , by several fellow graduates of Therrell who also interned in the Atlanta Bar Association Summer Law Internship Program and then became attorneys : Claude Davis ( Therrell ’ 95 ); Rhea Smith Johnson ( Therrell ’ 96 ); Nekia Hackworth Jones ( Therrell ’ 95 ); and Darius Pattillo ( Therrell ’ 95 ).

Judge Adams , the Atlanta Bar Association congratulates you on becoming a Judge on the Douglas County Superior Court ! We are so very proud of you .

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1 Judge Cynthia Adams with her son Alexander before the swearing in .
2 Judge Cynthia Adams with Atlanta Bar Association President James D . Blitch , IV .
3 Governor Nathan Deal swears in Cynthia Adams as Judge on the Douglas County Superior Court with her husband Dwayne and daughter Isabella proudly looking on .
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