David Eastman

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David Eastman began his legal career in 1988, with a mid-sized Atlanta law firm whose practice concentrated in corporate and tax planning. Mr. Eastman left that firm to attend New York University to obtain a LL.M degree in taxation. After working in south Florida with Greenberg Traurig in the early 1990’s, Mr. Eastman returned to Atlanta to open his own practice concentrating in estate planning, business planning and estate administration matters, and has been working in a small firm setting ever since. The Eastman Law Firm, P.C. was established in 1993.

Before attending NYU, Mr. Eastman graduated from Emory University in 1985 with a B.B.A. in accounting and then from the Emory University School of Law in 1988, where he graduated with distinction. David Eastman carries the highest rating from Martindale-Hubbell (AV). This rating is given only to those attorneys with the highest legal ability and adherence to professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability and diligence. David has also been named a Legal Elite in Georgia Trend Magazine on several occasions.

Areas of Practice (40)

  • Business Planning
  • Estate Administration - Probate
  • Estate Planning
  • Decedents Estates
  • Estate Administration
  • Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples
  • Family Trusts
  • Family Wealth Transfer
  • Fiduciary Law
  • Living Trusts
  • Personal Planning
  • Pet Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Trust Administration
  • Trust Planning
  • Wealth Preservation
  • Probate
  • Ancillary Probate
  • Probate Administration
  • Business Law
  • Business Enterprises
  • Business Estate Planning
  • Business Formation
  • Business Mediation
  • Business Organization
  • Business Reorganization
  • Business Start-Ups
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Business Successions
  • Business Transactions
  • Business Transfers
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Buying and Selling of Businesses
  • Closely Held Business Estate Planning
  • Closely Held Business Law
  • Closely Held Business Taxation
  • Limited Liability Company Law
  • Pass-Through Entities
  • Professional Practices
  • Sole Proprietorships

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
404-477-2600  Phone
University Attended:
Emory University, B.B.A., Accounting, 1985
Law School Attended:
Emory University School of Law, J.D., with distinction, 1988; New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 1990
Year of First Admission:
1990, Florida; 1988, Georgia; 1988, Georgia Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit and U.S. Tax Court
Atlanta and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Georgia; The Florida Bar.
Birth Information:
Fitzgerald, Georgia, December 5, 1963
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Atlanta, Georgia

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