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Lawrence, Alexander Atkinson, Jr.

Born December 28, 1906, in Savannah, GA
Died August 20, 1979, in Savannah, GA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on July 17, 1968, to a seat vacated by Frank M. Scarlett. Confirmed by the Senate on July 25, 1968, and received commission on July 25, 1968. Served as chief judge, 1970-1976. Assumed senior status on August 2, 1978. Service terminated on August 20, 1979, due to death.

University of Georgia, A.B., 1929
Read law, 1930

Professional Career:

Private practice, Savannah, Georgia, 1931-1968
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 1974-1977