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Quinton G. Washington is a founding partner of Bell &
Washington LLP, a full service law firm with offices in Atlanta, Gainesville,
and Jonesboro, Georgia.  Quinton has
successfully represented clients in over 30 counties throughout Georgia.  His experience, combined with the
relationships he has built has allowed him to quickly rise in the profession to
become a respected advocate for his clients. 
Quinton is a member of all of the local courts, the Georgia Court of
Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court and a member of the federal bar.


A native of Warner Robins, Georgia, Quinton received a full
scholarship to Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida.  While matriculating at Florida A&M
University, he graduated with a major in Public Management with honors.   


Quinton was awarded the prestigious Harry S. Truman
Fellowship and the Woodrow Wilson Public Policy and International Affairs
Fellowship, and used these awards to attend Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy
School of Government in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  There, Quinton received his Master’s Degree in
Public Policy and worked for the late Judge A. Leon Higginbotham, a true
pioneer in progressive interpretation of constitutional law. 


Quinton attended law school at Emory University School of
Law in Atlanta, Georgia.  While attending
Emory, Quinton was a member of the Black Law Students Association, the Moot
Court Society, and the Lamar Inn of Court. 
While at Emory, Quinton worked at some of the country’s top law firms
and corporations, there he honed his legal skills working with some of the
country’s top legal minds.  Quinton also
completed an externship with Justice Robert Benham, former Chief Justice of the
Georgia Supreme Court, where he familiarized himself with appellate


Quinton focuses his practice on legal matters involving
individuals and small companies in the areas of wrongful death and personal
injury litigation, all aspects of family law representation, criminal defense
with an emphasis on DUI representation as well as business litigation for small
companies.  Quinton has handled hundreds
of smaller cases from uncontested divorces and child support matters to complex
multi-state family law litigation involving millions of dollars in assets.


In criminal defense matters, Quinton has been quoted in the
Atlanta Journal and Constitution and was chosen to participate in the Bill
Daniels Criminal Defense Institute, where only 50 young lawyers from around the
state are chosen each year to participate. 
Quinton was also rated “Excellent” by the Attorney Search Network one of
the nations leading referral services for attorneys. 


Quinton is certified in administering NHTSA field sobriety
tests which police officers use to determine probable cause in DUI arrests.  With this knowledge, he has successfully
argued for not guilty verdicts in state and municipal courts throughout
Georgia.  Quinton also represents
families in matters of trusts, estates, wills, and probate issues as well as His
vast experience has allowed him to represent clients from local municipal court
all the way to the Supreme Court of Georgia. 
Because of his expertise, He was also chosen as a member of the 2007
Leadership Georgia Class, selected as an Outstanding Atlantan in 2008, and was
chosen to be a member of the Leadership Buckhead Class of 2009.



Court Memberships


Georgia Court of Appeals


Georgia Supreme Court


Northern District of Georgia (Federal Court)



Bar Memberships


Atlanta Bar Association


Gate City Bar Association


Hall County Bar Association


Clayton County Bar Association


Georgia Trial Lawyers Association


Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers




Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 25%
    10 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    10 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
    10 years
  4. Family: 25%
    10 years



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  • Aaron Russell Thomas

    Quinton is a prime example of a hard working, intelligent, thoughtful and dedicated attorney. He genuinely cares for his clients and stops at nothing to get them the results they deserve.


    Aaron Thomas Divorce and separation Attorney
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  • Ellaretha Coleman

    Quinton is one of the hardest working lawyers I know. They truly go to the mat for their clients.


    Ellaretha Coleman Insurance Attorney
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Contact info

Bell & Washington LLP

196 Peachtree St Sw
Suite 310
Atlanta, GA, 30303-4620

Bell & Washington LLP

535 Green Street
Gainesville, GA, 30501



GAActive Member in Good Standing 200508/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Georgia Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2015
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40The National Bar Association2014
Outstanding Atlantan 2007The Outstanding Young Professionals of Atlanta Committee2007
Key to the CityCity Council of Warner Robins1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerBell & Washington LLP2007 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Distinguished CounselN/A2014 - Present
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2007 - Present
Hall County Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
O v. TVerdict for Client
United States v. SantosCase Dismissed in favor of my Client.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2004
Harvard University Law SchoolPublic PolicyMasters1999
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical UniversityPublic ManagementBS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A