Often, a first call to a criminal defense attorney is a desperate call. When you speak with Jeff, you’ll notice he is calm, compassionate and extremely knowledgeable — exactly what you need at a time like this. As a top criminal defense attorney who repeatedly has been selected as a Georgia Super Lawyer and named to Georgia Trend Magazine’s “Georgia’s Legal Elite,” Jeff understands that clients need smart, thoughtful and experienced counsel. He ensures each client receives his personal attention and expertise.
With successful careers as a state and federal prosecutor, and later as DeKalb County District Attorney, Jeff handles a wide variety of cases, from defending clients in cases brought by state and local authorities to complex federal investigations.
“ My life turned upside down the day I was arrested. Jeff immediately calmed me down and developed a strategy for my case. Jeff never quit fighting for me. He resolved the case to my absolute satisfaction.”
“ The threat of a prolonged federal investigation would have ruined my business and my reputation in the community. I needed a well-respected, experienced lawyer who knew his way around the courtroom. Jeff was the perfect choice to defend me.”
Jeff’s unique career — first as a prosecutor, then as a defense attorney — gives him a strategic edge in the courtroom and in out-of-court negotiations. His client base includes executives, professionals, teens and young adults, in state and federal courts. Jeff handles a wide variety of cases, from petty offenses to violent crime, and has developed a reputation as a formidable opponent. While no two cases are the same, and no two clients alike, Jeff’s wealth of experience enables him to quickly identify the key issues of a case. He has a keen ability to develop sound and effective case strategies, and ensures that his clients remain well-informed throughout the process. Click here for more information about Jeff’s cases.