Jerry prides himself on the ability to handle complex and difficult matters for his clients by combining a strong knowledge of diverse legal matters with a devoted work ethic. The cases he handles are very serious matters and are treated as such. Jerry has extensive experience and training in contrested hearings and trials before judges and juries. He is driven and determined to achieve positive results for his clients. He is always prepared to work in a cooperative and amicable manner to obtain the most beneficial and appropriate outcome in a case whether the case is concluded by settlement negotiation, mediation, arbitration or by non-jury trial or jury trial. The commitment to his clients is to work towards purposeful resolutions and to do so with minimum distress and maximum value.
Jerry has represented thousands of clients in all types of matters and cases including but not limited to, Family Law, Juvenile Court, Products Liability, Personal Injury, Probate matters, Wrongful Death, Worker's Compensation, Corporate and Business Litigation and Contract Disputes.
Jerry also provides ADR services. He is registered by the State of Georgia as an arbitrator, a civil mediator and a divorce mediator.
Hourly ($350-450/hour), contingent (25-45%), Retainer (sometimes)
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Jerry is an experienced and dedicated attorney. He works hard for his clients, and uses fine-tuned legal skills to get great results. He has an outstanding reputation in the courtroom with judges and other attorneys.
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|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||1968||07/15/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Georgia Top AV Rated Lawyers||American Lawyer||2016|
|10 Best For Client Satisfaction||American Institute of Family Law Attorneys||2016|
|Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers||American Registry||2016|
|Top Lawyer||Global Directory of Who's Who||2016|
|Sole Practioner||Jerry L Stepp, P.C.||2016 - Present|
|Partner||Katz Stepp Wright & Fleming, LLC||1997 - 2016|
|Partner||Stepp Bowers & Smith||1990 - 1997|
|Partner||Weeks & Candler, LLC||1985 - 1990|
|Partner||Jones & Stepp, P.C.||1974 - 1985|
|Associate||McCurdy Candler & Harris LLC||1968 - 1974|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Old War Horse Lawyers Club||Attorney Member||2008 - Present|
|State Bar of Georgia||Attorney Member||1968 - Present|
|DeKalb County Bar Association||Attorney Member||1968 - Present|
|Atlanta Bar Association||Attorney Member||1968 - Present|
|Lawyers Club||Attorney Member||1968 - Present|
|Georgia Trial Lawyers Association||Attorney Member||1968 - Present|
|Emory University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1968|
|University of Georgia, Athens||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1965|
|State Bar pf Georgia CLE||Domestic Relations||N/A|
|Guest Speaker||Emory University School of law||N/A|