The Atlanta Lawyer June/July 2019 - Page 36

ESTATE PLANNING & PROBATE SECTION UPDATES The Section wishes to thank Hon. Koll for a very informative and lively presentation. On June 12, the Honorable Barbara J. Koll, Chief Clerk and Court Administrator of the Fulton County Probate Court, presented to a capacity crowd at the Estate Planning and Probate Section’s June 2019 breakfast meeting. Hon. Koll presented on “Best Practices in the Fulton County Probate Court.” Hon. Koll has served the citizens of Fulton County in the Probate Court since 1985, when she started as a law clerk. In addition to her service to Fulton County, Hon. Koll served as an Army officer in The Judge Advocate General’s Corps from 1982 through 2012, when she retired with the rank of Colonel. The Estate Planning and Probate Section holds monthly breakfast meetings (except for July) at the Buckhead Club. In addition to providing excellent networking opportunities, all breakfasts meetings feature a distinguished speaker and offer one hour of continuing legal education credit to the attendees. 1 - L-R: Hon. Barbara J. Koll (Probate Court of Fulton County); Tim Curtin (Estate Planning & Probate Chair) 1 The Official News Publication of the Atlanta Bar Association THE ATLANTA LAWYER 36