Profile

Benjamin Jackson

Benjamin A. Jackson, Attorney At Law
2812-A Hillcreek Court
Augusta, GA 30909
706-737-0283
www.benjacksonattorney.com


Benjamin A. Jackson

Education:

High School: Academy of Richmond County College Prep; June 1973

College: Augusta College - Bachelor of Arts in History; August 1980

Law School: Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama, Juris Doctor; May 1985

Licensed to practice law in Georgia (1985)

Licensed to practice law in South Carolina (1995)

Legal Experience:

Practiced with former Augusta city attorney, Samuel F. Maguire: May 1985-October 1986

Assistant District Attorney, Augusta Judicial Circuit; October 1986-April 1989

Sole Practice; April 1989-January 1995

Associate Judge, Grovetown, Georgia City Court; 1992-1994

Public Defender, Columbia County, Georgia Juvenile Court; 1992-1995

Partner with Huguenin, Annis, and Lewis; January 1995-August 1996

Sole Practice: August 1996-Present-December 2005

Judge, Blythe, Georgia City Court, January 2002- December 2005

Judge, Hephzibah, Georgia City Court, March 2005-December 2005

Public Defender's Office, Augusta Judicial Circuit, December 2005- April 2010 Assistant Public Defender

In Private Practice since April 2010

PERSONAL:

Board of Directors: Augusta College Alumni Association; May 1990-February 1998

President of the Alumni Association; May 1994-May 1996

Executive Committee, Augusta College Foundation; May 1994-May 1998

Board of Directors, Augusta-Richmond Count Committee for Good Government
April 1995-April 2000 and April2006- April 2009

Board of Trustees, Augusta Rescue Mission; February 1998- Present
President, January 2000-January 2001

Board of Directors, University Health Care Foundation, Inc. October 1998- December 2004
Planned Giving Committee

Board of Directors, Care and Counseling of the CSRA, Inc. October 2000-January 2004
President, October 2000-January 2003

Member National Hills Baptist Church-September 1991-2002
Finance Committee, September 1996-August 2001
Trustee-September 1997-2002

Member First Baptist Church of North Augusta, 2006-2009
Trustee, January 2007- January 2009

Current Member of Westside Baptist Church