Dennis Dunn, the long-time head of the Government Operation Division of the Department of Law, has been promoted to chief deputy attorney general. Dunn replaces the retiring Jeff Milsteen, who served in the role since 1997. Dunn will serve as the attorney general’s primary legal advisor and supervise all attorney casework.
Sarah Hawkins Warren has been named solicitor general, replacing Britt Grant, whom Gov. Nathan Deal appointed to the state Supreme Court in November. Hawkins Warren will oversee appeals and collaborate on major litigation across the department.