Leah Ward Sears to Appear on The Future of Resolution Podcast

ATLANTA, November 13, 2018– Former Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice Leah Ward Sears will be featured on the next episode of The Future of Resolution podcast.


Sears, currently a partner at Smith, Gambrell & Russell, will discuss her career and recent biography, Seizing Serendipity: The Life and Career of Leah Ward Sears. Additionally, she will share her thoughts on professionalism and changes within the practice of law, as well as the value of alternative dispute resolution.


In 1992, Sears became the first woman and youngest justice to sit on the Supreme Court of Georgia. In 2005, she became the first African American woman to serve as chief justice of any state supreme court in the country. Sears was twice on the President’s shortlist for appointment to the United States Supreme Court.


The podcast will air Thursday, November 15. It is available on Miles’ website, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify.  This podcast is the latest in a series of episodes that will feature movers and shakers in the Georgia legal community.



NOW AVAILABLE-  Click here for Episode 1.5: A Conversation with Leah Ward Sears 







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