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Written by Matt Davis on May 14, 2019. Posted in News/Weather

Local attorney Bryan Johnson has announced that his candidacy for Superior Court Judge in 2020.  He will seek the post being vacated by Bryant Durham, who announced last week that he will retire when his current term expires. 

According to a media release, Johnson grew up in Covington and graduated from Newton County High School.  He received his bachelors degree in 2003 from the University of Georgia and his law degree from Mercer University in 2009.  Before he moved to Rome, he served as an Assistant District Attorney in Clayton County. 

Johnson moved to Rome back in 2010 and began working for Cox, Byington, Twyman and Johnson, then known as Cox, Byington, Corwin, Brumlow and Twyman.  He was made a partner in the firm in 2015.  He currently serves as the Judge for the Rome Municipal Court, a post to which he was appointed in December 2017, and as the Floyd County Administrator.

Johnson is married to the former Emily Griffin, Assistant District Attorney in Floyd County and past President of the Rome Bar Association.  The pair has two children, Natalee and George.

Steven E. Kemp is Johnson’s campaign Chair; Janet F. Byington is Treasurer.

Johnson states, “My wife and I have made Rome our home.  Her family has been in Floyd County for over 100 years.  It would be an honor to serve the people of this great community.”

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