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Judge Shawn Ellen LaGrua

Full Biography

Judicial Assignments

  • 2010-Present: Superior Court of Fulton County


  • Juris Doctor: Georgia State University(1987)
  • Bachelor Degree, Political Science:  University of Georgia (1984)

Professional Experience/Associations

  • Inspector General, Georgia Secretary of State’s Office (2007-2010)
  • Solicitor General, DeKalb County (2004-2007)
  • Senior Assistant District Attorney, DeKalb County (2001-2004)
  • Chief Assistant District Attorney, Tallapoosa Circuit (1999-2001)
  • Chief Senior Assistant District Attorney, Fulton County (1992-1999)
  • Staff Attorney, Prosecuting Attorney’s Council
  • Assistant District Attorney, DeKalb County (1987-1990)
  • Vice-Chair,  Georgia Commission on Family Violence (2010-present)
  • Master, Logan E. Bleckley Inn of Court
  • Adjunct Professor, Georgia State University College of Law
  • Georgia Association of Woman Lawyers