Skip to main content
Brenda Joy Bernstein

Brenda Joy Bernstein

also known as B.J. Bernstein

Is this you? Claim and update your profile for free!

Practice areas:

Appeals, Criminal Defense, Civil Litigation

How would you rate this lawyer?

If you’re a current or former client, share your thoughts (anonymously, if you prefer). Would you recommend this lawyer to other clients?

Review Brenda Bernstein

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Appeals: 34%
  2. Civil Litigation: 33%
  3. Criminal Defense: 33%

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Parag Yogesh Shah

    I highly recommend B.J. and endorse this lawyer's work.


    Parag Shah Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Howard E. Spiva

    B.J. Bernstein is truly a remarkable attorney. She possesses the conviction and passion to handle high profile cases and knows how to use the media to her clients advantage in seeking justice. She is sought after for commentary by numerous media sources and devotes much of her time to educating the legal community through seminars and speaking engagements. B.J.’s dedication to the legal profession is clear. I endorse B.J. Bernstein.


    Howard Spiva Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Bernstein Firm, P.C.

1180 Peachtree Street
Suite 2210
Atlanta, GA, 30309

The Bernstein Firm PC

15 Lagrange St Ste C
Newnan, GA, 30263-2693



GAActive Member in Good Standing 198706/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Atlanta Magazine, Super LawyerN/A2007
Atlanta Magazine, Super LawyerN/A2006
Atlanta Magazine, Super LawyerN/A2005
“Rising Star in Criminal Law.”Daily Report (the Atlanta Legal Newspaper)2003
40 Under 40N/A2001

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersVice PresidentN/A
Atlanta Bar AssociationCo-ChairN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
International Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Georgia Association for Women LawyersMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of GeorgiaMemberN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
Atlanta Journal ConstitutionChild Prostitution in Atlanta2006

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia School of LawN/AN/A1987
Emory UniversityHistoryN/A1984

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Georgia Association Criminal Defense LawyersGeorgia’s New Sex Offender Registry2006
Georgia Law Women of Distinction SeriesKeynote Speaker2006
Jewish Women’s Network"Answers of Jewish Women to Modernity"2006

Brenda Joy Bernstein, is this your profile?

Claiming your profile is free and easy.

Highlight your practice areas, experience, and contact information.

Showcase your speaking engagements, awards, case histories, and more.

Claim your profile