Tidwell is a partner and trial attorney with Tidwell Strimban, a personal injury law practice with offices in Woodstock, the law firm's website says. He is a 2002 graduate of the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University and served more than seven years as an insurance company attorney. Information: https://bit.ly/2EbukSL
Tidwell, his wife and their two daughters live in Woodstock. He will be sworn in as judge at the City Council meeting Monday, Dec. 16, and his first court session will be in January.