The Honorable John B. Sumner

Biography

Hon. John B. Sumner (Ret.) was a judge for the Cherokee County Juvenile Court in Georgia. He was appointed to the bench by the Cherokee County Superior Court judges in 2001. Sumner retired in September 2021.

Prior to beginning his judicial career, he had practiced in the areas of domestic law, appeals, child representation, and juvenile courts as a trial attorney since 1987.

Sumner received a bachelor’s degree in criminology from Georgia State University in 1983. He went on to complete a J.D. at Georgia State University College of Law in 1987.

Following his retirement, Sumner joined the Marietta office of Hobson & Hobson, P.C. as general counsel and Director of Arbitration Services in 2021.

His memberships have included the Georgia Council of Juvenile Court Judges (past president), the Nominating Committee Georgia Child Advocate, the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative State Steering Committee, the Georgia Supreme Court Justice for Children Committee, CASA of Cherokee County (Board of Directors), and the Juvenile Justice Incentive Grant Program State Funding Committee.

Sumner received the Light of Hope Award from CASA (2011), the Judicial Enforcement Partnership Award from Mothers Against Drunk Driving (2010), the Public Servant of the Year State of Georgia from the Child Placement Conference (2007), and the Law Enforcement Award from Canton Optimist (2003).

Recent Cases by Hon. John B. Sumner

On January 6, 2022 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Jan 06, 2022

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Jan 07, 2022

On December 16, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Dec 16, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Dec 17, 2021

On December 8, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Dec 08, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Dec 09, 2021

On December 8, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Dec 08, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Dec 09, 2021

On December 7, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Dec 07, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Dec 08, 2021

On December 6, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Dec 06, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Dec 07, 2021

On December 6, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Dec 06, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Dec 07, 2021

On November 29, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Nov 29, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Nov 30, 2021

On November 10, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Nov 10, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Nov 11, 2021

On November 10, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Nov 10, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Nov 11, 2021

On November 8, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Nov 08, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Nov 09, 2021

On October 25, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Oct 25, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Nov 05, 2021

On October 20, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Oct 20, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Nov 05, 2021

On October 19, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Oct 19, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On October 6, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Oct 06, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On October 6, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Oct 06, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On September 29, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Sep 29, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On September 16, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Sep 16, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On September 15, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Sep 15, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On September 9, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Sep 09, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On September 8, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Sep 08, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On September 2, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Sep 02, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On September 1, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Sep 01, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

On September 1, 2021 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cherokee County. Judge JOHN B SUMNER presiding.

Filed

Sep 01, 2021

Status

OP

County

Cherokee County, GA

Judge

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Case Last Refreshed

Nov 05, 2021

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