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Sara has dedicated her career to criminal defense and has represented individuals charged with DUI and other drug and alcohol related offenses in hundreds of misdemeanor and felony cases. She believes that each case deserves individual attention and special consideration of the specific objectives and needs of each client. 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. DUI & DWI: 75%
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Nathaniel Michael Smith

    From what I know of Ms. Gheesling, I am confident she has the experience and tenacity necessary to fight for her clients and to give them the advice best suited to their situations.

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  • Jason Michael McLendon

    Sara is an exceptional lawyer who is well respected in the legal community.

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    Jason McLendon Criminal defense Attorney
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Contact info

The Law Office of Sara Gheesling

10 Glenlake Parkway
Suite 130
Atlanta, GA, 30328

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 201007/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
ScholarshipLaw School Association CouncilN/A
ScholarshipGeorgia Chapter Women's Council of RealtorsN/A
Advanced CertificationWestlawN/A
Advanced CertificationLexisNexisN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner/AttorneyThe Law Office of Sara Gheesling2011 - Present
AssociateThe Franco Law Firm2010 - 2011
Summer AssociateA. Hillier Branson & Associates2009 - 2009
Summer Research AssistantThe Wright Firm2009 - 2009
Summer AssociateThe Franco Law Firm2008 - 2008
Real Estate Post-CloserLancaster & McKillip, PC2006 - 2006
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States District Court for the Northern District of GeorgiaAdmitted2011 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaAdmitted2010 - Present
Business Law SocietyMember2007 - Present
State of GeorgiaNotary PublicN/A
Robert E. Merhige, Jr. National Environmental Negotiation CompetitionCompetitor2010 - 2010
ABA Negotiations TeamTraining Chairperson, Member2008 - 2010
Oconee Middle School Mentor ProgramMentor2008 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State vs. GDUI reduced to Reckless Driving
State vs. BBench warrant vacated and bond reinstated
State v. HNot Guilty
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
University of GeorgiaReal EstateOther - Bachelors2006