M. Khurram Baig is the founding Member of The Baig Firm. He has more than a decade of trial experience in the State and Federal courts of Georgia. Mr. Baig has also made special appearances in litigations venued in California, Illinois, New York and Washington, D.C. He has vast and varied experiences in the area of Corporate, Commercial, Small Business, Real Estate and Employment Litigation. Additionally, Mr. Baig's practice includes Criminal litigation and Tort litigation on a select basis.
As an alumnus of the historic Howard University School of Law, Mr. Baig was steeped in its long history of social and legal justice advocacy. As a result, he has routinely represented individuals who have been discriminated against by companies and governing authorities. Mr. Baig also frequently represents individuals in national security sweep interviews conducted by both Federal and Local agencies. Furthermore, Mr. Baig represents numerous religious institutions and non-profit organizations by providing both consulting and litigation services.
Mr. Baig has been selected as a Rising Star by Georgia Super Lawyers for four consecutive years (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015) and is a "Barrister" with the Lamar American Inn of Court. Additionally, Mr. Baig has served on the Board of Directors for the State Bar of Georgia's Young Lawyers Division and is a Past President of the South Asian Bar Association of Georgia. Currently, Mr. Baig serves on the Board of Directors for the Georgia Association of Muslim Lawyers, the Georgia Supreme Court's Commission on Interpreters and the Advisory Board for the Emory University Center for Ethics.
Languages Spoken: Hindi, Urdu, English
Licensed since 2004
Hourly ($250-300/hour), Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)
Khurram is highly professional and is always fighting for his client’s. He is experienced and his knowledge of the law is impressive. Khurram is highly respected and is always there to help others within the legal community. Regardless of the legal issue; I highly Recommend Khurram Baig.
Tosif Chouhan Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2004||07/07/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Leadership Academy selectee||Young Lawyers Division of State Bar of Georgia||2009|
|Earl H. Davis Advocacy Award||Olender Foundation||2003|
|Dean's Leadership Award||Howard University School of Law||2003|
|1st Place Finish and Best Oral Advocate Award||National Moot Court Championships||2003|
|Member/Attorney||The Baig Firm, LLC||2012 - Present|
|Senior Associate||Kumar, Prabhu, Patel & Banerjee, LLC||2005 - 2011|
|Associate||McGahren & Chiu, LLC||2004 - 2005|
|Associate||Axam, Adams & Secret, P.C.||2003 - 2004|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Lamar American Inn of Court||Barrister||2012 - Present|
|State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division||Board Member||2010 - 2014|
|Georgia Commission on Interpreters||Attorney Member||2010 - Present|
|Emory University Center for Ethics Advisory Board||Board Member||2010 - Present|
|South Asian Bar Association of Georgia||Past President||2007 - 2010|
|Georgia Association of Muslim Lawyers||Board Member||2006 - Present|
|State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division||Member||2004 - 2014|
|Howard University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|Emory University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|