Judge Kimberly A. Alexander serves as the Judge in Division C of the DeKalb County State Court- Traffic Division. Judge Alexander was born in Augusta, Georgia, and she graduated from Lakeside High School in Evans, Georgia. Judge Alexander earned a bachelor’s degree, cum laude, in English from Georgia State University and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Georgia School of Law. After becoming a member of the State Bar of Georgia in November 2004, Judge Alexander immediately entered public service as a Superior Court Judicial Law Clerk in Richmond County, Georgia and Columbia County, Georgia.
Judge Alexander has experience in both criminal and civil trial practice and appellate litigation. Judge Alexander most recently served as an Assistant County Attorney for the Office of the Fulton County Attorney. This legal department was awarded the 2019 In-House Legal Department of the Year. There she provided daily legal advice, handled a high-volume of transactional matters, and handled civil litigation on behalf of the Fulton County Board of Commissioners, Departments, Boards, and county officials in federal and state court. In addition, Judge Alexander served as parliamentarian and legal counsel to the Fulton County Board of Tax Assessors.
Judge Alexander previously served as a Legal Officer for the Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning, represented Georgia Department of Family and Children Services as an associate with Brown, Geiger & Associates, represented children as a Fulton County Child Advocate Attorney, handled education law cases as an associate with Brock, Clay, Calhoun & Rogers, and served as an Assistant Solicitor General in the Cobb County Solicitor General’s Office.
Judge Alexander is a member of the Georgia Bar Association, Children of the Courts Standing Committee, DeKalb Bar Association, Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Atlanta Bar Association, Gate City Bar Association, and Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys. Judge Alexander is an active and proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and serves on the Executive Board and is an active member of the Stone Mountain Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc.
Judge Alexander and her family reside in Decatur.