Selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers, 2013 and 2014, and a member of the National Trial Lawyers Association top 100, David Haskin commits to client satisfaction. David Haskin an Attorney practicing throughout Georgia maintains the distinguised AV Preeminent rating from Martindale Hubbell . He currently maintains his own practice in Marietta and works closely as Counsel to his business clients. He previously worked as Of Counsel to the Hornsby Law Group in Atlanta handling employment and business litigation matters. In the past, Haskin worked with the law firm Spruell Taylor and Associates in Marietta, Georgia and the Metro Conflict Defender in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Haskin's Super Lawyer's Rising Star honor is only bestowed on 2.5 percent of attorneys in a given practice area.
Haskin's current practice focuses on a select number of business client matters including advising on and litigating various contract and employment matters. He also maintains an active criminal defense and civil litigation practice.
Mr. Haskin is licensed to Practice Law in the State Courts of Georgia incuding the Appeals Court and Gerogia Supreme Court as well as in in the Fedral District Court for the Nothern District of Georgia . Memberships include or have included the Georgia Bar Association, the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, National Employment Lawyers Association, the Cobb Bar Association and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Mr. Haskin's career before he began practicing law focused on law and Politics. He served as the Legal Aide to the Speaker of the House of the State of Georgia, researching proposed legislation and preparing opinions on its effects on existing Georgia law. Subsequently, Mr. Haskin represented various organizations, including Siemens Building Technologies, at the Georgia General Assembly.
Mr. Haskin has been an instructor of Political Science and Public Administration at the University of West Georgia and Georgia State University. He has taught classes in Introduction to American Government, Constitutional Law, Public Budgeting and State and Local Finance. He has presented papers and published in the area of Public Law. While at the University of West Georgia, Mr. Haskin helped create the Murphy Center for Public Service. His roles included Government and External Relations as well as Business Development. Mr. Haskin has extensive experience providing consulting services to public agencies.
In addition to his Juris Doctorate degree from Georgia State University College of Law, Mr. Haskin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of West Georgia. Mr. Haskin completed his coursework for his Doctor of Philosopy at Georgia State University.
Mr. Haskin is married to Sarah Haskin and they have three children.