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Christopher Gunnels

Christopher Gunnels

also known as Chris Gunnels, Christopher D. Gunnels

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Divorce & Separation, Business

About Me

Mr. Gunnels is Of Counsel with Rohan Law, P.C. in Atlanta.  Mr. Gunnels graduated from Georgia Southern University with a degree in Business Management in 1999, and from the University of Alabama School of Law in 2002, with honors. While at Alabama, he served as a Senior Editor and Treasurer for the Alabama Law Review and won several awards for skill in oral advocacy in competition with the Environmental Moot Court Team. He was also inducted into the Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society and elected by his peers to serve as an Associate Justice on the University of Alabama’s Honor Court.

Mr. Gunnels has extensive experience handling a wide variety of general liability matters. He has successfully resolved cases involving wrongful death, personal injury, construction defect, premises liability, mass torts and products liability. Mr. Gunnels also specializes in business litigation and the handling of all manners of business disputes, as well as divorce and other domestic matters, and is highly skilled in appellate practice. He has represented individuals, small businesses, and top Fortune 500 companies.


Mr. Gunnels is licensed to practice law in Georgia and Florida. He has an "AV Preeminent" rating by Martindale-Hubbell and was named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers Magazine for 2014 and 2015.  He is also an active member of the Atlanta, Cobb County and Sandy Springs Bar Associations.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Personal Injury: 40%
    13 years
  2. Business: 30%
    13 years
  3. Divorce & Separation: 30%
    13 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Gordon Thomas Nicol

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Gordon Nicol Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Jonathan Marion Lusk

    I have had the opportunity to work with Christopher as co-counsel in a bitter interstate custody battle. He is knowledgeable, hard working, and conscientious. I endorse this lawyer without reservation.


    Jonathan Lusk Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Rohan Law, PC

4360 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd.
Suite 208
Atlanta, GA, 30341



GAActive Member in Good Standing 200308/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top Rated LawyerLegal Leaders2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyAlston & Bird, LLP2010 - 2014
AttorneyMoore Ingram Johnson & Steele, LLP2004 - 2010
AttorneyOliver Maner, LLP2002 - 2004


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Cobb County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Former Member of the State Bar of Georgia Formal Advisory Opinion BoardN/AN/A
Sandy Springs Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Atlanta Bar AssociationN/AN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of AlabamaLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Georgia Southern UniversityBusiness ManagementBBA - Bachelor of Business Administration1999