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Marvin Stephens Arrington Jr.

Criminal defense Attorney at Atlanta, GA

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  • Licensed for 27 years
    State GA
    Acquired 1996
    Status
    Active Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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About Marvin

Learn Marvin’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Business
    20%
    Our business practice consists of incorporating,

    28 years, 500 cases

  2. Criminal defense
    20%
    Your freedom is priceless. At the ArringtonLawFirm we work with you and your family to ensure that your case is handled in the most professional manner. We handle Federal and State cases as well as major felonies and white collar crime.

    28 years, 1,000 cases

  3. Contracts and agreements
    10%
    Contracts are essential in the business world. Contracts are the written expression of the agreements reached between clients. Contracts are helpful so the parties do not forget what their roles and responsibilities are.

    28 years, 750 cases

  4. Copyright application
    10%

  5. Entertainment
    10%

    28 years

  6. Intellectual property
    10%

  7. Litigation
    10%
    Unfortunately, there comes a time in the life of some contracts that they must be enforced by litigation. Litigation is never the first option and is extremely costly.

    28 years, 500 cases

  8. Trademark application
    10%
    Trademarks and service marks help protect rights of owners.

    28 years, 500 cases

Mr. Arrington is an attorney with fourteen (14) years of experience.  He has a general practice but specializes in entertainment including (intellectual property, media (TV, Film, Internet), and contracts.  Additonally, from time to time some of his clients have an occasional criminal or family law case. 

 

He is the son of Fulton County Superior Court Judge, Marvin S. Arrington, Jr.  There are seven (7) lawyers in the Arrington Family and Mr. Arrington heads the Arrington Law Firm.

 

He obtained his Doctor of Laws degree from Emory University School of Law and his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia.  Mr. Arrington is a motivational speaker, author and filmmaker.

Location

Arrington & Phillips, LLP
2200 Fairburn Rd
Atlanta, GA, 30331-2172
Arrington Law Firm
775 Houston Mill Rd
Suite #4
Atlanta, GA, 30329-4224
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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 300-300 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 9.3 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Arrington & Phillips, LLP
  • 2010 - Present
  • Managing Partner
  • ArringtonLawFirm
  • 2000 - Present
  • Associate, Of Counsel
  • Arrington & Hollowell, PC
  • 1996 - 2000
  • Law Clerk
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • 1996 - 1996
  • Trademark Enforcement Associate
  • Atlanta Centinnial Olympic Properties
  • 1996 - 1996
  • Legal Extern
  • Turner International
  • 1995 - 1995
  • Summer Associate
  • Troutman Sanders
  • 1994 - 1994
  • Summer Intern, Summer Clerk
  • AT&T
  • 1989 - 1993
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Education

  • Emory University School of Law
  • Doctor of Laws
  • 1996
  • University of Virginia
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 1993

Sample of Legal Cases

  • State of Georgia v client
  • Won Motion to Suppress Drug Evidence

Associations

  • Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia
  • Board Member
  • 2001 - Present
  • United Way Volunteer Involvement Program
  • Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • Gate City Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1996 - Present
  • State Bar of Georgia, Entertainment and Sports Law Section
  • Member
  • 1996 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • 2011 Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2011
  • Top 25 Black Lawyers in Atlanta
  • The Atlanta Tribune Magazine
  • 2008

Publications

  • BESLA Quarterly Newsletter
  • Trademark Enforcement on an Olympic Level
  • 1997

Speaking Engagements

  • From New York to South Beach to Hollywood
  • Film Distribution From Book to Film
  • 2012
  • From South Beach to Hollywood
  • How to turn your book into a film?
  • 2011
  • From South Beach to Hollywood
  • Film Distribution in the Digital Age
  • 2010
  • 15th Annual Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium
  • Film Law
  • 2010
  • 14th Annual Entertainment and Intellectual Property Symposium
  • Film Distribution
  • 2009
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Atlanta Criminal defense Lawyer Marvin Stephens Arrington Jr.
Marvin Stephens Arrington Jr.
Criminal defense Attorney
Atlanta, GA
Licensed for 27 years