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Michael Robert Granims

Michael Robert Granims

Practice areas:

Family, Child Custody, Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI

About Me

The foundation of Mr. Granims practice is based on a commitment to personal service and attention in every case.  He believes in treating you with fairness and respect and making your concerns our top priority.

Mr. Granims views you as a partner in the case.  In order to empower you with the ability to make the best possible decisions regarding your case, he believes that it is imperative to involve you every step of the way.  Mr. Granims evaluates every case and provides you with a straightforward and honest assessment.  Mr. Granims also believe that you deserve an attorney who provides prompt responses to your phone calls and e-mails and keeps you fully informed of all developments in your case.

Mr. Granims received his J.D. from Boston College Law School in 2008.  He is a proud resident of Decatur, Georgia and an active member of the Decatur business community.  Mr. Granims is admitted to practice law in the State of

Georgia and is a member of several professional organizations, including:


  • Decatur Business Association

  • DeKalb Bar Association

  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association

Prior to practicing law, Mr. Granims proudly served his country in the United States Army, Rhode Island and Georgia National Guard as an Infantry and Aviation officer.  During the course of his service, Mr. Granims achieved the rank of Captain and was a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter pilot. 

In addition to practicing law, Mr. Granims is also a professional skydiver and has accumulated over 4,000 jumps.  He currently holds a state record for being a member of the largest free fall formation ever built in the state of Florida.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. DUI & DWI: 20%
    7 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
    7 years
  3. Divorce & Separation: 20%
    7 years
  4. Child Custody: 20%
    7 years
  5. Family: 20%
    7 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Christopher M. Hueneke

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Christopher Hueneke Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Eduardo M. Borda

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Eduardo Borda Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Manning Legal Group

153 Senoia Road
Peachtree City, GA, 30269



GAActive Member in Good Standing 200808/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior AttorneyManning Legal Group2015 - Present
Assistant Public DefenderFayette County Public Defender's Office2014 - 2015
Of CounselWilson, Morton & Downs, LLC2012 - 2014
AttorneyLaw Office of Michael Granims, PC2009 - 2012
AssociateSmith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP2008 - 2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2015 - Present
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2008 - Present
Fayette County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaAttorney2008 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Jackson v. Sanomi, 292 Ga. 888 (2013)Affirmed
State v. D.G.Dismissal during trial

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Publication NameTitleDate
Manning Legal Group BlogThe Divorce Process - Step by Step2015
Manning Legal Group BlogObtaining a Divorce in Georgia: An Overview2015
Uniform Commercial Code Reporter-DigestManaging Editor2008
Uniform Commercial Code Reporter-DigestWriter2007


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
National Criminal Defense CollegeTrial Practice InstituteCertificate of Completion2015
Bill Daniel Trial Advocacy ProgramN/ACertificate of Completion2012
Boston College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Westfield State College (Westfield)BiologyBS - Bachelor of Science1998

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Power Core Membership MeetingFamily Law - Four Major Issues in Divorce Cases2014