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David Jason Merbaum

Construction and development Attorney at Alpharetta, GA

5.0   3 reviews
  • Licensed for 36 years
    State GA
    Acquired 1988
    Active Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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About David

Learn David’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Construction and development
    We have assisted clients such as contractors and subcontractors and homeowners in various construction dispute matters from $1,000 to millions of dollars. Many cases involve homeowners and contractors in disputes over home renovations.

    36 years, 1,000 cases

  2. Commercial real estate
    For over 23 years David Merbaum has assisted clients in commercial disputes, commercial collecitons in state and federal court in Georgia and elsewhere.

    36 years, 1,000 cases

  3. Contracts and agreements
    We have reviewed, drafted and assisted clients relating to varios contract issues and when necessary, litigated same.

    36 years, 1,000 cases

  4. Debt collection
    Merbaum Law Group has filed thousands of cases to assist clients in collecting money that is due.

    36 years, 1,000 cases

  5. Landlord or tenant
    We have represented landlords (including large malls) and tenants on all aspects of landlord tenant law. We prepare and file dispossessory actions and defend and represent tenants that are being evicted.We handle both residential and commercial disputes.

    27 years, 400 cases

I have been practicing law in Georgia since 1988 after graduating from Emory School of Law. My clients include contractors, developers, subcontractors, suppliers, landlords, tenants and business owners. Our firm handles real estate disputes, business disputes, construction related matters including contract review and anyalysis. We file and pursue mechanic's liens. We handle matters all over the state of Georgia and have contacts and local attorneys that allow us to represent clients in matters throughout the United States. I am and AV rated Martindale Hubbell Attorney. I have appeard on local radio and television programs as an expert in landlord tenant law and have been quoted in several articles in US News and World Report. I have been married to Michele since 1985 and have two adult children. I love to play sports including softball and golf and enjoy traveling and cruising.

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David Jason Merbaum
5755 North Point Parkway, Suite 284
Alpharetta, GA, 30022
Merbaum Law Group PC
5755 North Point Parkway
Suite 284
Alpharetta, GA, 3002
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5.0 / 5.0
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Posted by anonymous | December 3, 2015
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
professional and efficient
Mr. Merbaum and his team goes above and beyond to meet your needs. I am still using their services and their response time on the status of informing me of my case is impeccable.
Posted by anonymous | February 15, 2013
Professional servie with quick results
Merbaum handled an urgent issue for me that was quickly resolved with a positive result. This was done at a very reasonable cost.
Posted by Hornsby | January 31, 2013
They're the best! Everyone is so nice, they handled all our business needs.


  • Hourly Rates $ 280-350 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.5 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Associate
  • Thompson & Slagle, PC
  • 1988 - 1996


  • City University of New York, Queens College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1985
  • Emory University
  • law
  • N/A

Sample of Legal Cases

  • LaFarge vTalbot
  • Reversed on Appeal
  • Sierra Craft v TD Farell
  • Energy and Process v Dally
  • Reversed on appeal
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  • North Fulton Bar Association
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Rated
  • Martindale Hubbell
  • 2014

Speaking Engagements

  • NACM
  • Collections, Thinking Outside the Box
  • 2014
  • Radio Program
  • Landland Tenant Law
  • 2011
  • Regional Conference
  • Liens and Bond Rights Under Georgia Law
  • 2010
  • Supplier Meeting
  • Lien Law Updae
  • 2009
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Attorney endorsements

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Given (1)
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Construction and development Attorney | Nov 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Our firm has worked with David Merbaum for years. He is an excellent, knowledgeable, and highly reputable attorney."
Unknown Attorney | Sep 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community."
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