Judge Jason J. Deal has served as a Superior Court Judge for the Northeastern Judicial Circuit since June 2005. He is the presiding judge of the Hall County Drug Court and the Dawson County Treatment Court. Previously Deal served as the District Attorney for the Northeastern Judicial Circuit, Magistrate Judge of the Hall County Magistrate Court, Assistant District Attorney for the Northeastern Judicial Circuit, County Attorney for Dawson County, and as an associate with the law firm of Thompson, Fox, Chandler, Homans, Hicks & McKennon.
Deal received his law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law and his bachelor's of science degree from Furman University. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Judge Deal is the former chairman of the Edmonson Telford Center for Children. He is also active with the Council of Superior Court Judges serving on several committees.
Deal was raised in Hall County and graduated from North Hall High School. Deal is married to Denise Fallin Deal and they have 3 children. They live in northern Hall County and attend First Baptist Church.