Another new judge in Cobb today
3:51 pm, January 30th, 2013
Governor Nathan Deal announced today the appointment of Henry Thompson to the Cobb County State Court to replace Robert Leonard II, who left to fill a vacancy on Cobb County Superior Court.
Thompson, 44, is a senior assistant district attorney in the Cobb Judicial Circuit. He earned his law degree from the University of Georgia Law School in 1994. He started his legal career as a prosecutor in the Athens District Attorney’s office. He joined the Cobb DA’s office in 2000.
Thompson is a native of Carroll County. He lives in west Cobb with his wife and four children.