Chris Flinn has nearly 20 years of experience as a criminal trial attorney.
Mr. Flinn began his career prosecuting DUI's and other misdemeanor cases in the DeKalb County Solicitor General's office. He then moved on to prosecuting serious violent felonies, such as, murder, armed robbery, rape, child molestation, and sexual assault cases in the Rockdale County District Attorney's Office and the DeKalb County District Attorney's office.
In 2001, Mr. Flinn began representing individuals charged with criminal offenses. Since that time, he has defended thousands of individuals charged with crimes at both the State and Federal level.
Mr. Flinn believes the right to an attorney is the most important right our Constitution gives us. The court system can be a frightening place for most people. If you have a legal issue, contact his office and get help now.
Languages spoken: Spanish
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|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||1994||08/30/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Preeminent 5.0 out of 5||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|Preeminent 5.0 out of 5||Martindale-Hubbell||2012|
|Preeminent 5.0 out of 5||Martindale-Hubbell||2011|
|Federal Bar Association Award for Constitutional Law||Federal Bar Association||1994|
|Attorney||C. Christopher Flinn, P.C.||2014 - Present|
|Partner||Carnesale, Delan, Flinn & Michael, L.L.C.||2001 - 2014|
|Assistant District Attorney||Dekalb County District Attorney||1998 - 2001|
|Assistant District Attorney||Rockdale County District Attorney's Office||1997 - 1998|
|Assistant Solicitor General||Dekalb County Solicitor General's Office||1994 - 1996|
|Legal Intern||Rockdale County District Attorney's Office||1993 - 1993|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|State Bar of Georgia, Criminal Law Section||N/A||1994 - Present|
|State v. Thomas||Not Guilty -- Jury Trial|
|State v. Black -- Douglas County||Not Guilty -- Jury Trial|
|State v. Brooks -- Clayton County||Not Guilty - Jury Trial|
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|Avvo.com||The Role of the Prosecutor||2013|
|Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1994|
|University of Georgia||N/A||AB||1991|
|The Layman's Lawyer (TV series)||New Laws Relating to Teen Drivers||2000|
|Prosecuting Attorneys' Council of Georgia||DUI Case Law Update||1998|