Joseph W. “Joe” Dent, Georgia Life Fellow, was re-elected to serve on the Board of Governors of the 52,000-member State Bar of Georgia. He will continue to serve the Dougherty Judicial Circuit, Post 1 seat on the board.
His law practice is focused in the areas of mediation, personal injury, creditors’ rights, business litigation, zoning and land use, real estate and construction litigation. He is a past president of the State Bar’s Young Lawyers Division and past chair of the State Bar’s Disciplinary Board. He currently serves on the Georgia Bar Foundation board.