William James Atkins

William James Atkins

About Me 

          I am a  founding member of  Atkins & Fife, LLC. I am a seasoned civil and criminal trial lawyer.  My civil practice includes false arrest, serious personal injury, employment and civil rights matters.

 

          I developed my passion for jury trials as a prosecutor in Douglas County, Georgia. I secured convictions in over twenty felony and misdemeanor cases, all of which were affirmed on appeal.  In my civil practice, I have secured significant jury verdicts for my clients every time I have taken a case to trial.  I have represented clients and tried cases in Federal and State courts in Georgia, Florida, South Carolina and Tennessee.

 

          I am admitted to practice in the Georgia Supreme Court, the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia. I am a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the Atlanta Bar Association, the Cobb County Bar Association, Lawyers Club of Atlanta, and I am a Master member of the Lamar Inns of Court.