Ashleigh Bartkus Merchant

Ashleigh Bartkus Merchant

Criminal Defense Attorney
Marietta, GA




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About Me

Ashleigh, originally from Florida, now resides in Marietta, Georgia with her husband and their two daughters. 

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Experienced, Knowledgeable, and Compassionate

Posted by: Tamara about 2 years ago.

Ashleigh recently represented me when a public figure that I discussed on my blog tried to take out a TPO against me in order to silence my blog....

Thorough and Compassionate!

Posted by: Russell about 2 years ago.

I retained Attorney Ashleigh Merchants services to assist in the filing of a motions appeal in March of 2012. From our initial conversation Ms....
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Melvin Samuel Nash
Melvin Nash

Marietta, GA

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Ashley is one smartest and best lawyers in practice today. Skilled in trial, negotiations and preparation for trial. Truly a formidable adversary I...
William Michael Maloof Jr.
William Maloof

Decatur, GA

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I had the pleasure of working with Ashleigh on an aggravated stalking case. She could not have been more helpful and without her assistance my...
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2004 License Status: Active Member in Good Standing for the state of Georgia.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/11/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2005 – 2009

Fulton County Office of the Public Defender, Atlanta Judicial Circuit


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2003 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Florida


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2014 Rising Star

Super Lawyers


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2009- present Member

Cobb County Bar Association

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2011 AJC

Atlanta Journal Constitution

2010 AJC - State v. Bunn

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Civil Rights Litigation

at State Bar of Georgia

2013 DUI

at Annual DUI Seminar

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