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Practice Areas


  1. State, Local And Municipal Law: 23%
    14 years
  2. Employment & Labor: 23%
    14 years
  3. Education: 23%
    14 years
  4. Constitutional: 23%
    14 years
  5. General Practice: 8%
    14 years

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Contact Info

2849 Paces Ferry Road,
Suite 205
Atlanta, GA, 30339


GAActive Member in Good Standing 200109/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Georiga Superlawyer Rising StarAtlanta Magazine and Law & Politics2011
Georgia Superlawyer Rising StarAtlanta Magazine and Law & Politics2010
Georgia Superlawyer Rising StarAtlanta Magazine and Law & Politics2006
Georgia Superlawyer Rising StarAtlanta Magazine and Law & Politics2005
Silver KeyAmerican Bar Association2001
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Appointed City AttorneyCity of Whitesburg, Georgia2011 - Present
Appointed County AttorneyCarroll County, Georgia2009 - Present
Appointed School Board AttorneyCarroll County Board of Education2008 - Present
Appointed City AttorneyCity of Temple, Georgia2008 - Present
PartnerDaley, Koster & LaVallee, LLC2006 - Present
Magistrate JudgeMagistrate Court of Carroll County2005 - Present
AssociateHall Booth Smith & Slover, P.C.2001 - 2006
ClerkSupreme Court of Georgia2000 - 2001
Summer AssociateKohn, Kohn & Colapinto, LLP2000 - 2000
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Defense Research Institute, Government Liability CommitteeProgram Chair2008 - Present
Defense Research Institute, Government Liability CommitteeAnnual Meeting Chair2007 - 2008
American Bar Association Torts & Insurance Practice SectionVice-chair2002 - 2008
Publication NameTitleDate
Georgia Bar Criminal Law NewsletterDean v. Gober: Its Impact and Implications for Law Enforcement Sting Operations in Georgia2001
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgia State UniversityLawlaw2001
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
National Commission on Correctional Healthcare Mental Health SeminarDefending Inmate Claims: Strategies and Procedures2008
Civil Rights and Governmental LiabilityRule 68 Offers: Attacking a Case Through Offers of Judgment2008
WebcastProfessionalism and Ethics in Discovery and Trial in Georgia2007
Practicing In Federal CourtRules and Procedures for Federal Court Success2007
ICLEUnique Employment Issues in the School Setting2006
Employment Issues for SchoolsMinimizing and Managing Labor & Employment Issues in the School Setting2006
CLEFirst Amendment Rights for Students and Teachers2006
Georgia Special EducationProtecting Georgia Special Education Students' Needs2005
Discovery for ParalegalsManaging Complex Discovery Skills2004