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Jake Arbes

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Federal Crime

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
    35 years, 400 cases
  2. Federal Crime: 25%
    35 years, 50 cases


Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Jake. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Jake Arbes, Attorney at Law

659 Auburn Ave. NE, Suite 137
Atlanta, GA, 30312

659 Auburn Ave NE Apt 137
Atlanta, GA, 30312-1983




GAActive Member in Good Standing 197808/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2013
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2012
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2011
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2010
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2009
Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine.N/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerJake Arbes, Attorney at Law1982 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersVice President2001 - 2004
Atlanta Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of GeorgiaMemberN/A
Criminal Law Section of the Atlanta Bar AssociationPresidentN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Princeton UniversityN/AM.P.A1978
New York University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Harvard UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1973

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersHow to Obtain Parole In GeorgiaN/A