175 Makers of History: John Lloyd Cromartie

John Lloyd Cromartie 64C 88T
Attorney; Minister

John Lloyd Cromartie

John Lloyd Cromartie is the senior minister of Cumming First United Methodist Church in Cumming, Georgia.

Educated at Emory College, the University of Georgia School of Law, and Candler School of Theology, he was a law review editor at the University of Georgia and received numerous awards at Candler.

He clerked for U.S. District Judge Sidney O. Smith Jr. and has argued before many courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court. He is the former executive director of the Georgia Legal Services Programs. Cromartie continues to teach and to write, particularly on the topic of faith and the law.