Principally engaged in the practice of criminal defense, with some civil practice as well. Practice mainly in the Northeastern (Hall, Dawson Counties) and Enotah (Lumpkin, White, Towns and Union Counties) Circuits, as well as in Habersham County. Licensed lawyer in Georgia since 1984. Rates and fees vary based on the nature of the case and the county in which the case is pending.
Gainesville, GA native. Graduated from Sewanee--The University of the South in 1981, and from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1984, when was admitted to practice in Georgia. Spent 2 years as the judicial law clerk for the Northeastern Judicial Circuit, 9 years as a full-time prosecutor with the DA's office in the Northeastern Judicial Circuit, and 13 years as a part-time prosecutor as the Solicitor of Gainesville Municipal Court, and 16 years as a criminal defense attorney. Also active in the local community.
1981--Sewanee-The University of the South (BA, political science, magna cum laude with departmental honors)
1984--The University of Georgia School of Law (JD, cum laude)
Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association
Georgia Bar Association
American Bar Association
Speak Some Spanish
Georgia; US District Court for Northern Dist. Ga.