Judge Warren O. Atkinson
Chair, Judicial Section
Judge Warren O. Atkinson was appointed to the Fulton County Magistrate Court bench in January 2013. As a Magistrate Judge he presides over civil, criminal, traffic and dispossessory cases.
Prior to being appointed to the bench, Judge Atkinson was a solo practitioner concentrating on family, personal injury and bankruptcy law. He left private practice to accept a position as an Assistant City Solicitor with the City of Atlanta. He has also served as an Assistant City Solicitor in the cities of Sandy Springs and Dunwoody. In addition, he was employed with the Fulton County District Attorney’s office as a community prosecutor in Atlanta’s Zone 6 precinct. He has been a speaker at CLE courses on DUI.
Judge Atkinson received his Bachelor’s Degree from Lakeland College (Sheboygan, WI) and his Juris Doctorate from Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School. He is actively involved in the community, participating in numerous community service events. He coaches youth soccer, football and basketball.
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