Celebrating Powerhouse Women salutes and recognizes women who are making an impact, whether it’s in business, philanthropy, public service, or elsewhere.
Margaret Washburn/Managing Partner at Washburn Law Offices & Municipal Court Chief Judge
Margaret Washburn is the Managing Partner at Washburn Law Offices, a general trial practice dedicated to family law, business litigation, probate, criminal defense, personal injury and workers comp in Lawrenceville, GA. Margaret is a graduate of Emory University School of Law, J.D., Oglethorpe University, B.A., cum laude, and Lakeside High School. She is the Chief Judge, Municipal Court for the City of Sugar Hill; Associate Judge, Duluth and Berkeley Lake; and a recipient of numerous awards from Gwinnett County Bar Association, and Council for Municipal Court Judges of Georgia. Margaret was voted “Best of Gwinnett” for legal representation 2014-present. She also participated in People to Know; Past President, GCBA, Lawrenceville Kiwanis Club and Council for Municipal Court Judges, and has over 70 published articles. Her memberships also include Leadership Gwinnett 2020, Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce, 1818 Club, Gwinnett Leadership of Women, and TPC Sugarloaf.
She has two sons and two daughters-in-law who are attorneys, and three grandchildren. At home she enjoys tennis, writing and running, and is a dedicated Georgia Bulldog.
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