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Thursday, November 9, 2017

Isakson Congratulates New U.S. Attorney Charlie Peeler

Peeler unanimously confirmed by U.S. Senate

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., applauded the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Charles E. Peeler of Albany, Ga., as U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia during an executive session on Thursday evening.

Peeler has more than 17 years of litigation experience. He founded an independent litigation firm and was appointed by district court judges in the Middle District of Georgia to serve on the local rules advisory committee. Additionally, he was appointed by Georgia Governors Sonny Perdue and Nathan Deal to serve on the state Judicial Nominating Commission.

“Charlie Peeler will help enforce and carry out our nation’s laws with skill and dignity,” said Isakson. “President Trump made a wise decision in nominating him, and I am proud that he will be serving our state and nation in this important role.”

The Middle District of Georgia includes 70 of Georgia’s 159 counties with a population of approximately 1,600,000.