John Woodward Sognier Edit Profile
Legal education, Catholic. University, 1941; Master of Laws in Tax, Emory University, 1994.
Worked at Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin (Atlanta, Georgia. Also Savannah) specializing in Estate Planning, Tax Controversies, Probate, Employee Benefits, Appellate Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1946, Georgia.
1994, United States. Tax Court. Judge, Court of Appeals of Georgia, 1980-1990 and Chief Judge, 1990-1992. Georgia State Representative, 1955-1956.
Chatham County Attorney, 1960-1968. Georgia Board of Bar Examiners, 1974-1979. Chairman, Georgia Bar Fitness Committee, 1978-1980.
Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers.
Chairman Georgia State Board Bar Examiners, 1974—1979. Trustee Continuing Judicial Education Committee, 1982—1988. Senior warden Christ Church, Savannah.
Fellow: American Bar Foundation, American College Trial Lawyers. Member: American Bar Association.
Married Loretto Boswell, November 9, 1985. Children from previous marriage: John Woodward Junior, Anne Sognier Murray.
1946 - 1980
1980 - 1992