Kazuma Sonoda, Jr. has devoted his legal career to the defense of those
accused or charged with criminal offenses. His practice has taken him
to federal and
state courts throughout Georgia.
Mr. Sonoda is known for his zealous advocacy on behalf of
every client. Mr. Sonoda has successfully defended individuals charged
with a wide variety of offenses from minor traffic violations and drug
charges to sex crimes and violent felonies.
Named one of Georgia's Top Young Lawyers, he also has achieved SuperLawyers Rising Star status. Mr. Sonoda has appeared in Atlanta Magazine, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and was named one of Georgia's Legal Elite by Georgia Trend Magazine.
Sonoda is a member of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense
Attorneys and a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College in
Macon, GA. He is also an active member and on the Board of Directors
of the Georgia Hispanic Bar Association.
Mr. Sonoda received his Juris Doctor degree in 2000 from the Emory University School of Law. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Policy and Spanish from Duke University where he was a member of the Chi Psi Fraternity.
Languages Spoken: Spanish, English
Licensed since 2000
|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2000||08/22/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Legal Elite||Georgia Trend magazine||2009|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys||N/A||2000 - Present|
|Georgia Hispanic Bar Associataion||Board of Directors||N/A|
|Duke University||Public Policy||BA||1997|