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Chief Magistrate Court Judge:
Wanda L. Dallas

Harold R. Banke Justice Center
9151 Tara Boulevard
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Phone: (770) 477-3444
Fax: (770) 473-5750

Hours:
Monday-Friday
8am-5pm
Excluding Holidays

Judge George began her legal career as an attorney with Cobb County Juvenile Court, where she served for 7 years as a Juvenile Defense Attorney, representing juveniles charged with delinquent acts as well as parents involved in child abuse and neglect cases. In addition to working with Juvenile Court, Judge George started the Law Offices of Sonyja J. George P.C., a full service law firm handling a wide variety of Civil and Criminal Defense matters. She later went on to serve as a Special Assistant Attorney General Associate, representing The Department of Family and Children Services.

Judge George began her career with Clayton County Magistrate Court as a part-time Judge and shortly thereafter was promoted to a full-time position. When not working, Judge George enjoys spending time with her family, and serving as a mentor and volunteer with her church. In addition to her professional obligations, Judge George devotes her time to Community and Bar-related activities. Judge George is a member of the Georgia State Bar Association and the Northwest Bar Association, where she previously served as treasurer.

Judge George received her Bachelor of Science from Georgia State University and her Juris Doctorate from John Marshall Law School.