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Joe D. Whitley

Joe D. Whitley

Practice areas:

Financial Markets and Services, Antitrust & Trade Law, Government, Business, White Collar Crime

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1975

  1. White Collar Crime: 20%
  2. Business: 20%
  3. Government: 20%
  4. Antitrust & Trade Law: 20%
  5. Financial Markets and Services: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • William Daniel Dillon

    Joe is an outstanding attorney and a tremendous litigator. He has the incredible ability to master a complex factual situation quickly and to analyze it in such a way that the resolution is elegant and efficient. There is not a better White Collar Defense Attorney in the Southeast.

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    William Dillon White Collar Crime Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz

3414 Peachtree Road NE.
Monarch Plaza., Suite 1600
Atlanta, GA, 30326

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 197506/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Georgia Super LawyerGeorgia Super Lawyers2010
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AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
District of Columbia BarMemberN/A
State Bar of GeorgiaMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice SectionCouncil MemberN/A
American Bar Association, Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice Section, Homeland Security and National Defense CommitteeCo-chairN/A
American Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionFormer Council MemberN/A
Federal Bar Association (Atlanta chapter)Board of DirectorsN/A
National District Attorneys AssociationMemberN/A
National College of District AttorneysMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
American Bar Association publicationHomeland Security2010
LexisNexis publicationHomeland Security Desk Book2009
Legal and Policy IssuesABA Administrative law and Regulatory Practice Section’s Homeland Security2009
ABA Administrative and Regulatory Law NewsCongress Enacts CFIUS Reform Legislation2008
ABA TrendsA New Standard for Security Regulation the Final Rule on Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards2008
American Bar Association publicationDevelopments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice - Homeland Security2007
JurimetricsHomeland Security, Law, and Policy Through the Lens of Critical Infrastructure and Key Asset Protection2007
American Bar Association newsletterCritical Infrastructure2007
The SAFETY Act: A Vital Tool In The Fight Against Terrorism, Contemporary Legal NotesThe SAFETY Act: A Vital Tool In The Fight Against Terrorism, Contemporary Legal Notes2006
AdvocateThe Patriot Act: Myths, Misperceptions and Malapropisms2005
Florida Bar JournalThe Expanding Criminalization of Environmental Laws: The Recent Decisions in Hanousek, Hong, and Hansen2002
Washington Legal Foundation publicationThe Case for Reevaluating DOJ Policies on Prosecuting White Collar Crime2002

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of GeorgiaN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
American Bar Association’s White Collar Crime InstituteGlobal Settlements2010
American Bar Association's Annual Homeland Security Law Institute ConferenceAmerican Bar Association's Annual Homeland Security Law Institute Conference2010
ABA White Collar Crime ConferenceDepartment of Homeland Security: Looking at the DHS Law Enforcement Team and Initiatives2006
ABA Securities Fraud ConferenceAvoiding Criminal Charges2006
Jacksonville Florida Bar AssociationCurrent Issues in Homeland Security2005
Georgia District Attorneys’ AssociationPerspectives on Homeland Security2005
ABA Money Laundering InstituteMoney Laundering Control Act and Bank Secrecy Act2003
Georgia Bar CLECorporate Internal Investigations SeminarN/A
Georgia Bar CLEForeign Corrupt Practices Act SeminarN/A
Georgia Bar CLECriminal Law for Non-Criminal LawyersN/A