Judge Meincke has over 40 years of legal experience and has worked in Forsyth County since 1996. His education includes the completion of his undergraduate degree at Mercer University followed by his acceptance and graduation from the Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law. Additionally, he went on active duty for Basic Training at Fort Dix, NJ and AIT at Fort Belvoir, VA. Judge Meincke achieved rank of E-5 Sgt.in the 928th Light Equipment Maintenance Company and was stationed in Macon, Georgia as an Active Reservist.
As a private practice attorney, he specialized in Family Law including juvenile law, guardianships, custody and adoption; all of which are directly related to his role as a Juvenile Court Judge. Prior to becoming a Juvenile Court Judge, he worked as a Forsyth County Magistrate Judge for over 3 ½ years.