Judge Alice Benton

Judge Alice Benton

Judge Alice Benton

Judicial Assignment

  • 2024 – present: Superior Court of Fulton County

Education

  • University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., cum laude 
  • Vanderbilt University, B.A., History

Professional Experience / Associations

  • Council of Superior Court Judges of Georgia, Member - Legislation Committee, Access to Justice Committee, Bench & Bar Committee 
  • Benton Law, LLC, Litigator and Guardian Ad Litem
  • Fulton County District Attorney, Senior Assistant District Attorney
  • Cobb County Solicitor General, Assistant Solicitor
  • Forsyth County Solicitor General, Assistant Solicitor
  • Georgia Bar, Member
  • South Carolina Bar, Member
  • State Bar Family Law, Legislative Committee (2017- 2023)
  • Charles L. Weltner Inn of Court, Member, Master, Treasurer, Vice President (2013-Present)
  • Fulton, Cobb, Gwinnett and Forsyth County Bar Associations, Member
  • Cobb Bar Association, Treasurer (2020-2021)
  • Family Law Bar Section, President (2022-2023)
  • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation, Volunteer Guardian Ad Litem (2015-2023)
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Member
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Leadership Academy (2015)
  • Atlanta Junior League, Sustaining Member
  • National Charity League (Peachtree Paces Chapter), Patroness (2018-2024)
  • The Lovett School, Volunteer
  • The Lovett Lionbackers, Member
  • Vanderbilt University (Reunion Committee), Volunteer

Standing Orders

Standing Case Management Order for Criminal Cases in Judge Benton's Division

Standing Case Management Order re: Exhibits for Criminal Cases in Judge Benton's Division

Standing Trial Management Order for Criminal Cases in Judge Benton's Division

Standing Case Management Order for Civil Cases in Judge Benton's Division

Standing Trial Management Order for Civil Cases in Judge Benton's Division