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About me

I have over twenty (20) years of professional experience as an attorney. I have participated in over fifteen (15) as a mock trial attorney coach for a high school and received the distinguished service award from the State Bar of Georgia.  I have served as General Counsel for a religious community for over fifteen (15) years and participated in reorganization, business, and other community development projects. I have obtained additional professional degrees, to wit: LLM in Litigation, EMBA in International Business, PhD in Organizational Management, LLM in International Tax.  I am currently serving as a Staff Attorney with the Office of the Public Defender in the Parent Attorney unit. 


Languages spoken: Arabic

Practice areas


  1. Juvenile: 40%
    25 years
  2. General Practice: 30%
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    25 years
  4. Employment: 10%
    25 years



Hourly ($150-275/hour), contingent (25-33%), Fixed (always), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

Saadiq & Associates, LLC

544 Medlock Rd.
Suite 202
Decatur, GA, 30030


GAActive Member in Good Standing 199107/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Georgia Mock TrialState of Georgia2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Staff AttorneyOffice of the Public Defender2012 - Present
Managing Director/Chief Legal OfficerSAADIQ & ASSOCIATES, LLC1993 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersStaff Attorney with the Office of the Public Defender2010 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Sabrina Dillard v. Michael Biggs, et al.,Settlement
State v. Muhasibi KhayyamThe case was dismissed. My client filed a malicious prosecution case against Cobb County in the Northern District of Georgia. The case was settled out of court.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas Jefferson School of LawInternational TaxLL.M - Master of Laws2014
Capella UniversityOrganization and ManagementOther - Doctorates2009
Mercer UniversityInternational BusinessOther - Masters2000
Atlanta Law SchoolLitigationLL.M - Master of Laws1991
John Marshall Law School, AtlantaLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Taqwa ProductionsJuvenile Law Practice & Procedure2001
Emory UniversityFaithful Lawyers2000