Omeeka P. Loggins has lived in Augusta, Georgia for over 10 years, with her husband and son. She is a member of New Life Church in Augusta. She graduated from the University of Georgia in 2000 and obtained her Master’s degree from Troy University in 2002. In 2009, she received her Juris Doctorate from the University of South Carolina School of Law. She then joined the Fulcher Hagler Law Firm where she concentrated on litigation matters, including professional liability, insurance defense, and family law. In 2012, she became an Assistant Public Defender for the Augusta Judicial Circuit, where she continued to practice until going back into private practice in 2014 with the Law Offices of Tanya D. Jeffords.
She began her solo practice as the Law Office of Omeeka P. Loggins in 2015 where she practiced criminal defense, family law, juvenile law and probate law. She has tried both civil and criminal cases and practiced in State Court, Superior Court and Federal Court.
Prior to practicing law, Omeeka worked for the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice as a Training Coordinator and counselor. She also served as a Juvenile Arbitrator for the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice, a program designed to divert first-time non-violent offenders from the formal justice system. In 2008, she received the Lawyers Selected Profession Fellowship from the American Association of University Women.
In January of 2016, Omeeka was installed as the first African-American President of the Augusta Bar Association. She has also held several other offices of the Augusta Bar Association, including Law Day Chair. She is a member of the National Bar Association and the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys. Outside of her professional career, Omeeka has been actively involved in the community. She serves on several boards, including Dream Builders of America’s Youth, Inc., Golden Harvest Food Bank, and Kiwanis Club of Augusta. She is also an active member of the Junior League of Augusta, Georgia, Inc. and the Zeta Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
She is currently serving as the Solicitor General for Richmond County.