Jim Michael

Attorney in Atlanta, GA
Recently Named One of Georgia's Super Lawyers in the Practice of Criminal Law. Former DeKalb County Public Defender.
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Areas of Law

  • Criminal Defense
  • Traffic Violations
  • Felonies
  • Appellate Practice
  • Homicide
  • Drug Crimes
  • Sex Crimes
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Juvenile Law
  • Parole and Probation


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Overall Peer Rating

in Criminal Law
5.0 out of 5.0

Legal Knowledge
Analytical Capabilities
Communication Ability
Legal Experience

  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/11/12
5.0 out of 5.0
I have referred clients to Jim and have consulted with him on behalf of clients, and would not hesitate to do so again. An excellent lawyer who deserves an AV.
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Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 07/03/12
5.0 out of 5.0
Smart, knowledgable, and sensible.
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Experience & Credentials



Admission Details

Admitted in 1995, Georgia
2003, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia

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American Express
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  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Law School Attended

    Emory University School of Law
    Class of 1995

    University Attended

    Duke University
    Class of 1992

    Associations & Memberships

    DeKalb County Bar Association; Gwinnett County Bar Association; State Bar of Georgia; Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

    Representative Cases

    Lloyd v. State, 280 Ga. 187 (2006); Chapman v. State, 273 Ga. 865 (2001); Warren v. State, 235 Ga.App. 145 (1998); Baker v. State, 234 Ga.App. 846 (1998); Smith v. State, 232 Ga.App. 290 (1998); Jordan v. State, 230 Ga.App. 560 (1998); Sewell v. State, 229 Ga.App. 685 (1997); Bickley v. State, 227 Ga.App. 413 (1997).

    Contact Information


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    Office Information
    Jim Michael
    6 Piedmont Center, Suite 525 3525 Piedmont Road NE,
    Atlanta, GA 30305


    James D. Michael, P.C. (Atlanta, Georgia)

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