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About me

I have over 30 years experience applying common sense to complex legal issues.  The goal is always to get my clients back to living their lives and out of a legal morass. Call me when it's time to get out of the storm. 


Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 65%
    31 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
    31 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Car Accident: 15%
    31 years, 100 cases



Fixed (always), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Wiggins Norris Coffey, PA

1551 Jennings Mill Road
Suite 3300
Athens, GA, 30677


GAActive Member in Good Standing 198508/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Georgia Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerWiggins Norris Coffey PA1998 - Present
PartnerCook, Noell, Tolley and Wiggins1987 - 1998
InstructorAthens Technical College1987 - 1990
Associate AttorneyCook, Noell, Tolley and Aldridge1985 - 1987
Law ClerkCook, Noell, Tolley and Aldridge1983 - 1985
Association namePosition nameDuration
Rotary Club of Oconee CountyPast President1988 - Present
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersPast Vice President1985 - Present
Western Circuit Bar AssociationPast President1985 - Present
Athens Technical College Paralegal Advisory BoardMember1988 - 1990
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
University of Georgia School of LawN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Winter MeetingAttacking Intoximeter Results in DUI cases2012