Skip to main content
Cornel Potra

Cornel Potra

Practice areas:

Immigration, Criminal Defense, Family

About Me

Attorney Cornel Potra attended Regent University School of Law in Virginia Beach, Virginia and graduated in May of 2000. During law school, Attorney Potra prayed about the area where God wanted him to live and the area of law that God wanted him to practice. He took the Washington State Bar Exam in 2000, and he began Potra Law Firm in the attic of his Virginia home in January 2001, where he first practiced immigration law. Shortly after his wife's graduation from law school in 2001, they moved to Georgia to continue their work in this field, and he became a member of the Georgia Bar in 2005. Attorney Potra enjoys working in the field of immigration because this field enables him to integrate his education with his personal experiences as well as his passion for those new to this country. Attorney Potra sees immigration law as an opportunity to creatively and zealously fight for his clients.


Languages Spoken: Romanian, Spanish

Photos and Videos

30623 1370455578

30623 1370463964

30623 1370464814

30623 1375972403

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Immigration: 80%
  2. Criminal Defense: 15%
  3. Family: 5%



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • No photo

    I work closely with Attorney Potra on all types of immigration matters. Through our interactions and shared interactions with clients, I have found Attorney Potra to possess a unique combination of tenacity and honesty that is sincerely needed in the legal community. As an immigrant himself, Attorney Potra is well versed in immigration law and adept at resolving our clients’ complex immigration issues. From the beginning of every client interaction, Attorney Potra is honest and upfront, and is passionately committed to helping the immigrant community by serving as a fierce advocate on his or her behalf before courts, USCIS, the U.S. Department of State, and other governmental agencies. I endorse Attorney Potra.


    Cole Heyer
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • No photo

    I endorse attorney Cornel Potra for legal representation in all immigration actions. I have worked closely with him to resolve state court issues raised in immigration cases. Mr. Potra has a thorough knowledge of the law, and guides his clients through the legal process with professional skill and compassion.


    Dennis Johnson Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

3620 Swiftwater Park Drive
Suwanee, GA, 30024



GAActive Member in Good Standing 200508/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerPotra Law Firm2001 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of GeorgiaMember2005 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Regent UniversityPublic PolicyMA - MastersN/A
Regent University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A