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Jeffery L. Dickerson

also known as Jeff Dickerson

About me

Jeff Dickerson is a criminal trial attorney who limits his practice to DUI and drug defense.  He is a former prosecutor who served on the Narcotics and Organized Crime litigation team in the Houston County District Attorney's Office, and he frequently writes and speaks on issues relating to the defense of DUI and drug crimes.  Jeff has successfully handled over 1000 cases in the course of his 15 year career. 


Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 75%
    15 years, 800 cases
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    15 years, 400 cases



Contingent (15-40%), Fixed (always), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

15 total 

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  • William Thomas Kemp III

    Jeff Dickerson is a talented, experienced, and zealous advocate for his clients. Jeff's knowledge and experience, both as a former prosecutor and as a current criminal defense attorney, makes him an exceptional choice to assist individuals with their criminal defense needs. I have known Jeff for many years and had the privilege to watch Jeff's many successes in the courtroom. I wholeheartedly endorse Jeff Dickerson to help you with your legal needs.


    William Kemp Domestic violence Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael P Cognata

    I highly endorse this lawyer. Mr. Dickerson is a giant in the community and quite expert at what he does. He cares for every one of his clientele.


    Michael Cognata DUI and DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact info

The Dickerson Firm, LLC

1229 Johnson Ferry Road
Suite 204(A)
Marietta, GA

The Dickerson Firm, LLC

1934 North Druid Hills Road
Atlanta, GA, 30319

The Dickerson Firm, LLC

125 Townpark Drive Suite 300
Kennesaw, GA, 30144



GAActive Member in Good Standing 200107/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Superb RatingAVVO2015
Top 100 DUI AttorneysThe National Trial Lawyers2015
Clients Choice AwardAVVO2012
2009 Leadership AcademyState Bar of Georgia Young Lawyer's Division2009
Young Alumni of the YearBrewton-Parker College2005
Financial Advsory Board MemberCobb County Salvation Army2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerThe Dickerson Firm, LLC2010 - Present
PartnerDickerson & Van Sant, LLC2009 - 2010
Associate AttorneyWhite Choate & Watkins, LLC2007 - 2009
Associate AttorneyMoore, Ingram, Johnson & Steele, LLP2002 - 2007
Assistant District AttorneyHouston County District Attorney2001 - 2002
Assistant District AttorneyGriffin Circuit District Attorney's Office2000 - 2001
Law ClerkOffice of the United States Attorney, Middle District of Georgia1999 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2014 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2011 - Present
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2011 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2011 - Present
Cobb County Bar AssociationN/A2011 - Present
State Bar of Georgia, Workers' Compensation Law SectionN/AN/A
State Bar of Georgia, Criminal Law SectionN/AN/A
Salvation Army of Cobb CountyBoard Member2005 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
$350,000.00 Workers' Compensation SettlementSettled for $350,000.00
Not Guilty Verdict on DUI Per-SeNot guilty verdict
Not Guilty VerdictDefense Verdict
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Publication nameTitleDate
Xcitement MagazineWhat to do if you are pulled over for DUI in Georgia2013
Xcitement MagazineResidual Mouth Alcohol as a Defense to DUI2012
NBIThe Six Types of DUI Charges in Georgia2012
DickersonDUI.comAttacking Field Sobriety Testing in Georgia DUI Cases2011
DickersonDUI.comIs the HGN test junk science?2011
DickersonDUI.comThe Necessity of Medical Qualification in Standardized Field Sobriety Testing2011
PC Spring Conference WorkbookWorkers' Compensation for the Georgia Worker2011
Northside NewsThere is No Legal Limit in Georgia: An examination of Georgia' s DUI-Less Safe Statute2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
Brewton-Parker CollegeEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
AVN Regional ConferenceWhat to do if you are pulled over for DUI in Georgia2014
PC Spring ConferenceResidual Mouth Alcohol as a Defense to DUI2012
PC Spring ConferenceWorkers' Comp 1012011
Kennesaw PowerCoreMedical Defenses to the Intoxilyzer 50002011
PowerCoreThere is No Legal Limit in Georgia: An examination of Georgia's DUI-Less Safe Statute2010
Liberty Fund ColloquiumThe Constitution and Liberty2003
GAS-Adjusters SeminarHeart Attacks and Strokes in Georgia Workers' Compensation Law2003