JONESBORO — Robert Mack, a coach and advisor for North Clayton High School’s Mock Trial team, is running for Clayton County Superior Court.
Mack is running for a seat vacated by Judge Deborah Benefield.
According to a press release from the Committee to Elect Robert Mack, Mack has represented thousands of clients in civil and criminal matters, and practices before the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court, the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts and the 11th Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals.
Mack is a member of the American Bar Association, the Clayton County Bar Association and the Lawyers Club of Atlanta.
The release states that Mack said he is well prepared and qualified to be a judge due to his experience as an attorney, as well as his knowledge of the law, and the patience, temperament and ability to work with all people and segments of the community.
Mack graduated from Georgia State University School of Law in 1993 and has worked as an attorney for 22 years.
The election will be held May 24.