Jennifer Little is an experienced trial lawyer practicing principally in the areas of criminal defense, white collar, business litigation and aggravated personal injury. She has extensive experience representing victims and witnesses while managing the media in high profile matters.
Prior to joining Fried & Bonder, Ms. Little served as a Senior Assistant District Attorney in DeKalb County, Georgia. Ms. Little prosecuted numerous matters and tried over 50 felony jury trials including murder, armed robbery, kidnapping with bodily injury, rape, child molestation and vehicular homicide cases. She has practiced in State, Juvenile, Magistrate and Superior Courts and has significant trial experience handling specialized matters such as DUI, domestic violence and juvenile court issues involving adjudication and deprivation. While assigned to the White Collar Unit, she handled large cases of embezzlement, securities fraud, mortgage fraud and RICO as well as the exploitation and abuse of elderly and disabled persons. The District Attorney named Ms. Little the 2010 Attorney of the Year.
Ms. Little has been active in many community organizations and was the president of the DeKalb Bar Association in 2010. Ms. Little continues to serve as Immediate Past President of the DeKalb Bar and is also the co-chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the State Bar of Georgia Young Lawyers Division. Ms. Little formerly served as the Vice Chair of the Governor’s Cooperative Agreement Advisory Committee for Youth Substance Abuse Prevention, and she was also a member of the Governor’s Committee on Cross Governmental Sentencing and Corrections.
At Fried & Bonder, Ms. Little uses her extensive criminal and trial experience to serve clients in criminal defense, civil litigation and media sensitive cases. Ms. Little has developed a unique body of experience which allows her to handle a wide variety of cases and maintain an overall strategic approach considering all of the relevant legal and media factors. Ms. Little’s expertise and experience with law enforcement throughout Georgia have proven critical in assisting clients in the evaluation of RICO matters, media inquiries and fallout, and major criminal cases and scandals. Utilizing the depth of experience at the Firm, Jennifer also represents clients in complex business litigation and personal injury matters.