Lee to be sworn in as Duluth's newest judge

Chung Lee

Chung Lee

DULUTH — Chung Lee will be sworn in today by Chief Judge Charles Lewis Barrett III as an associate judge in Duluth’s municipal court.

Lee was also sworn in Monday evening by the Duluth City Council.

Lee, an attorney with the Law Office of Lee and Associates in Duluth, will serve in his new role on a part-time basis.

He previously served as a judge in Gwinnett Magistrate Court. He said he was the first Asian-American to sit on the bench in Gwinnett.