Brunswick Judicial Circuit Public Defender Stephen E. Tillman of Baxley has been elected to serve on the Board of Governors of the 52,000-member State Bar of Georgia.
Tillman will serve in the Brunswick Circuit, Post 1 seat on the board, representing Appling, Camden, Glynn, Jeff Davis and Wayne counties. He earned his law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law and was admitted to the State Bar of Georgia in 1995.
The Board of Governors is the 160-member policymaking authority of the State Bar, with representation from each of Georgia’s judicial circuits. The board holds regular meetings at least four times per year.