James “Jim” Anderson was admitted to the Georgia Bar in 1980. His 37 years of general trial practice extend to all courts of Georgia, and his areas of practice include aviation, construction law, property damage, personal injury, contract law, estate, probate, domestic relations. Mr. Anderson has served as a Municipal Court Judge in Sandy Springs (2005-2014); a Magistrate Judge in Fulton County (2010-2015); and has currently served as a Municipal Court Judge in Norcross since 2015. He served as President of the Georgia Council of Municipal Court Judges from 2013-2014 and has served as a Chairman of the Georgia Board of Court Reporting since 2013. He is also a frequent lecturer for Municipal and Magistrate Court Judges Continuing Judicial Education.
Mr. Anderson has served as a registered mediator since 2009 and certified civil arbitrator in Fulton County since 1986. He received his Juris Doctorate cum laude from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1980 and his Bachelor of Science in General Management from Georgia Institute of Technology in 1974.