Douglas County Solicitor-General Matthew Krull Elected President of the Georgia Association of Solicitors-General
Douglas County’s own Matthew Krull has been elected to serve as the President of Georgia Association of Solicitors-General.
Krull sent out a press release making the announcement on his new term which covers the 2018-19 year. He was unanimously elected at the recent association meeting in Gainesville, Georgia.
The Association is responsible for protecting the interests of the public in the criminal justice system as it relates to handling misdemeanor cases and county ordinance violations. The Association also defines the proper role of prosecutors and the public in the prosecution of the above-mentioned cases.
The Association is also a means of communication between Solicitors-General and Solicitor’s Offices, both of which work with the Georgia legislature on issues of criminal justice.
In his press release, Krull said:
“I am humbled and honored to have been endorsed to serve as President of the entire state organization and I look forward to providing a positive means of cooperation between the Solicitor’s Offices, the Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council and the District Attorneys’ Association of Georgia. I look forward to continuing to work with my fellow colleagues throughout Georgia on criminal justice issues that are important to our citizens and crime victims.”
The President acts as a spokesperson to the larger community regarding the Association and appoints full members to the standing committees