Trina Griffiths for State Court Judge of Cobb County!
Trina Griffiths is a Cobb County resident who has long dedicated her career to pursuing justice in our community. Twenty-five years of experience in Cobb County State Court as both a prosecutor (11 years) and defense attorney (14 years) have equipped Trina Griffiths with a balanced perspective that demonstrates her ability to serve Cobb County as a truly fair and impartial judge!
Born in Augusta, GA, Trina grew up as the middle child of five siblings. After graduating from the University of Florida in 1986, Trina moved to Macon, GA, where she enrolled at Mercer University’s Walter F. George School of Law. While in law school, Trina was recognized for her hard work and skill; she made the Dean’s list several times, was inducted into the Moot Court Honor Society, and was elected Honor Court Prosecutor by her fellow classmates.
Trina earned her Juris Doctor in 1989, graduating in the top 25 percent of her class. She scored in the 95th percentile on the National Bar Exam and moved to Cobb County. For six years, Trina worked as a civil attorney for a private firm in Atlanta. During this time, she met her husband, Timothy Griffiths. Trina and Tim have been married now for 29 years. They have two adult children and live in East Cobb with their rescue dog and two cats. Trina and Tim are active members of Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church and volunteer with various ministries including the Homeless Ministry, Habitat for Humanity, and Kidz2Leaders. Trina also attends Passion City Church in the evening.
“State Court of Cobb County handles the huge caseload of civil disputes, including personal injury and medical malpractice, traffic offenses and misdemeanor charges in the county.”
Trina is a member of the National College for DUI Defense, the Cobb County Bar Association, and the Cobb Women in Business Association. She has participated in national DUI defense seminars at Harvard Law School, led ICLE DUI seminars, and has successfully argued before the Georgia Supreme Court and the Georgia Court of Appeals.
With 6 years of civil practice, 11 years as a state prosecutor, and 14 years of defense litigation, Trina Griffiths is the most well-rounded candidate for State Court Judge! As judge, she will fairly and effectively apply the rule of law, while carefully reviewing the facts and evidence of each case. Those who enter the courtroom will be given equal respect and consideration. Guilty or liable parties will be held accountable for their actions, and justice in Cobb County State Court will be served.