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Sarah Melanie Kopel

Sarah Melanie Kopel

Practice areas:

Family, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Intellectual Property

About Me

The Kopel Law Firm is a boutique law firm in the heart of Decatur that specializes in family law, domestic partnerships, wills, criminal defense, DUI defense, personal injury, entertainment law, contracts, trademarks, and copyrights.

Sarah Kopel, founding partner of The Kopel Law Firm, is a strong, compassionate advocate who is appointed in Gwinnett County as an indigent defense attorney. She is a member of the American Bar Association, Georgia Bar Association, Atlanta Bar Association (where she is a member of the Women in the Profession and Family Law divisions), and the Georgia Association of Women Lawyers.

When she is not advocating for her clients, Ms. Kopel is a volunteer with the Cobb Justice Foundation and the Atlanta Bar Association's Women in the Profession Cancer Legal Intitiative Outreach Pro Bono Project. 

Ms. Kopel also loves to spend time with her loving husband Jorge, laborador retriever and two ginger cats (all of which are rescued animals), being involved in her synagogue, cooking, making stained glass pieces, and spending time with her friends.

If you need an experienced advocate who will work for you to get the best possible result, please contact Ms. Kopel at (404) 939-6716 or sarah@kopellaw.com

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
  2. Family: 45%
  3. Intellectual Property: 5%
  4. Personal Injury: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Shannon Denise Briley

    Sarah has a very intimidating presence. She is well spoken and calm, and carries herself with a confidence that surpasses attorneys that have been practicing 20 years. If you are facing a fight, Sarah is who you want in the trenches with you.

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    Shannon Briley Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Joshua Karlin Madsen

    Sarah is a compassionate and outstanding advocate. She cares about her clients and is never too busy to lend a hand to a fellow lawyer in the Atlanta legal community. She is great.

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    Joshua Madsen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Kopel Firm

3904 North Druid Hills Road
#335
Decatur, GA, 30033

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 201104/26/2014

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Southeast Regional Champion - Client InterviewingAmerican Bar Association2010

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall (Atlanta)N/AJuris Doctorate2010