Jerry Bruce has been a parent attorney, guardian ad litem, prosecuting attorney, delinquency and adult defender, Special Assistant Attorney General representing DFCS, and a juvenile court judge – essentially every job an attorney can do in Georgia’s juvenile courts. He has done consulting work for the Barton Center at Emory Law School, the Georgia Office of the Child Advocate, and the Administrative Office of the Courts. He is currently the Court Improvement Program lead for the Georgia Supreme Court Committee on Justice for Children and the director of Georgia’s Court Improvement Program. He regularly presents and trains on child welfare issues in Georgia and nationally.
Termination of Parental Rights: Permanency and Practice