Lalaine A. Briones currently serves as Director of the State Prosecution Support Division for the Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council of Georgia. Ms. Briones has over 20 years of experience as a prosecutor specializing in the area of Crimes Against Children. Prior to becoming Director of State Prosecution Support, Ms. Briones was a Senior Assistant District Attorney in the Clayton Judicial Circuit, an Assistant District Attorney in the Crimes Against Children Unit in Dekalb County, Director of Legal Services for the Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council, and Chief Executive Assistant Crimes Against Children in the Clayton Judicial Circuit. Ms. Briones has served on Child Fatality Review, Child Abuse Protocol and Multi-Disciplinary Teams in Dekalb and Clayton Counties. Since 2008, Ms. Briones has served on the Children’s Justice Act Task Force Committee. Ms. Briones received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Georgia in 1990 and graduated from Georgia State University College of Law in 1993.
Investigation and Prosecution of Severe Child Abuse and Child Homicide Cases