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  1. Family: 60%
    23 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    23 years
  3. Business: 15%
    23 years



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  • Jeffrey Allen Turner

    Whenever I have a tricky criminal defense issue or anything with UCMJ, I give Kent a call. One of the most affable and reasonable attorneys I've ever worked with. He makes the clients feel comfortable and well-served. Top Shelf.


    Jeffrey Turner Workers compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Jason W. Swindle

    I fully endorse Kent Shelton. Kent is a skilled criminal defense attorney who has a history of getting good results for his clients. He is also well respected by his peers and the local judges.


    Jason Swindle Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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5000 Austell-Powder Springs Rd, Ste 208
Austell, GA, 30106


GAActive Member in Good Standing 199308/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalLaw Offices of D. Kent Shelton1993 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1993 - Present
Cobb County Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaChair of the Military and Veterans Law Section2004 - 2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Southern Methodist UniversityHistory & AnthropologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual MeetingMilitary Divorce2011