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  • Lawrence Zimmerman
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    The Law Office of Lawrence J. Zimmerman, P.C.
    1800 Peachtree Street, NW, Suite 300, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 154 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Not Guilty! Attorney Zimmerman has a reputation among local lawyers and prosecutors as being one of the best defense lawyers in Atlanta. For this reason, other Atlanta defense lawyers often call him to collaborate on their challenging defense cases.

    Practice area
    50% Criminal defense, 25% Violent crime, 25% Drug Crime


    GA, Active since 1998

  • Benjamin Alper
    Alper Legal, P.C.
    1355 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 1250, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 55 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Ben Alper is an experienced litigator with experience that includes: U.S. Attorney’s Office, Northern District of Georgia, the Georgia Attorney General’s Office, Criminal Justice Division, and the Northern Virginia Capital Defender’s Office. As a ...
  • Larry Wolfe
    Centennial Tower, Suite 3325, 101 Marietta Street NW, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 63 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    L. David Wolfe attended the University of Georgia on a football scholarship where he graduated in 1976 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism.  In 1979 he graduated from John Marshall Law School with a JD and began his practice of law with t...
  • Lawrence Kohn
    Kohn & Yager, LLC
    5600 Roswell Road, Suite H200, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 540 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    We will do whatever we can to bring life back to normal. Top Rated, Top Results, Top Credentials.

    Practice area
    25% Criminal defense, 70% DUI and DWI, 5% Juvenile law


    GA, Active since 1998

  • Michael Murphy
    Farnsworth and Murphy LLC
    6400 Powers Ferry Rd., 360, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 31 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Michael D. Murphy is an attorney with Farnsworth & Murphy LLC in Atlanta, GA. Before opening Farnsworth & Murphy LLC, Michael worked as a Senior Associate attorney at one of the largest criminal defense firms in Georgia. Michael has handled a wide...
  • Christopher Chapman
    Christopher E. Chapman, PC
    100 Hartsfield Center Parkway, Suite 500, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 29 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    For over twenty years, Christopher Chapman has served clients in the Criminal Justice system in numerous capacities.  He has represented clients in serious criminal cases in state and federal court, including felony murder cases and death penalty ...
  • Chad Trentacosta
    Trentacosta & Associates P.C.
    303 Perimeter Center North., Suite 300, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 164 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3  
    Review: “I was facing a burglary charge and I could not have had a better attorney. He is very confident and full of knowledge. My case did not go to court! Excellent choice and highly recommended.”
  • Desmond Humphrey
    Humphrey & Ballard Law, LLC
    3355 Lenox Road Ste 750, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 33 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
        Desmond is a native of Knoxville, TN but currently resides in Atlanta, GA with his beautiful Wife Renita Humphrey. Desmond attended Lee University in Cleveland Tennessee, where he majored in Religion with a minor in Political Science. After hi...
  • Richard Rice
    The Rice Law Firm, LLC
    3151 Maple Drive NE, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 16 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Former federal prosecutor Richard Rice gives you the best chance of preserving your freedom.
  • Phillip Kimbrell
    The Kimbrell Firm, P.C.
    PO Box 725274, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 36 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    My goal as your attorney is to provide you with the most competent advice I can; thus allowing you to make an informed decision in your pending matter. And to zealously represent your interest in the court sysytem in pursuing those decisions.
  • Gilbert Sperling
    Law Offices of Gilbert Sperling, III, P.C.
    3355 Lenox Road, Suite 750, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7  
      Gilbert Sperling, III is dedicated and committed to legal issues that threaten justice within the United States. Due to his legal education and professional experience, he brings an array of knowledge to the legal profession.   He started his ca...
  • Michael Jacobs
    100 Peachtree Street, Suite 2060, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 17 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.6  
    Review: “Defended my son on two occasions, with very satisfactory outcomes. Mike stuck with us through difficult situations and never took easy way out. I would turn to him in legal matter.”
  • Nicholas Lotito
    Nick Lotito & Seth Kirschenbaum
    918 Ponce De Leon Avenue N.E., Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    I am experienced in federal and state criminal defense representation, representing many clients.
  • Travis Glahn
    Glahn Law, P.C.
    1800 Peachtree Street, N.W., Suite. 300, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8  
    Review: “Mr.Glahn was my criminal defense lawyer. I was treated with the upmost respect and loyalty anyone could ask for. He treated my case with care. And was among the best representation id ever seen. He is rare honest loyal an...
  • Michael Russ
    The Russ Firm, LLC
    101 Marietta Street NW, Suite 3340, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    After graduating from Emory University School of Law, Mike started his career in a large, international law firm, where he saw how the scales of justice could be skewed against those it is meant to protect. In early 2019, Mike took his first pro b...
  • Manubir Arora
    Arora & LaScala, LLC
    75 W. Wieuca Road NE, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Review: “Manny Arora is a phenomenal lawyer. He took my case at the last minute for a Federal money laundering case. His knowledge of Federal court procedures and law are second to none. He is very easy to reach and always returne...
  • Bruce Harvey
    The Law Offices of Bruce S. Harvey
    146 Nassau Street NW, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Review: “Bruce harvey is the Best lawyer in atlanta he got me a new trial on a murder case i went back to trial a second time and was found not guilty when i first met bruce harvey i had life plus 35 years he got me Back home to m...
  • Woodrow Smith
    2060 Equitable Building, 100 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 81 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.5  
    Attorney W. Scott Smith is the Founder and Principal of W. Scott Smith P.C. law firm in Atlanta, GA. Scott has quickly become recognized as one of the best criminal defense attorneys in the State and has expertise in DUI and Drug related cases. Hi...
  • Noah Pines
    Ross & Pines, LLC
    5555 Glenridge Connector, N.E., Suite 435, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 55 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Compassion for my clients-Commitment to your goals-Advocacy for your cause. I know that looking for a criminal defense attorney is stressful and facing criminal charges is scary.  While this may be your first experience with the criminal justice s...
  • Norman McKellar
    The McKellar Law Firm, PLLC
    3350 Riverwood Pkwy, Suite 1900, Atlanta, GA
    5.0 stars 34 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Norman D. McKellar practices law in the areas of IRS tax resolution and federal criminal defense, with an emphasis on tax fraud and white collar federal crimes. Mr. McKellar has successfully defended clients in criminal cases in both federal and s...

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