Mr. Edwin Jay Schklar

Mr. Edwin Jay Schklar: Attorney with Schklar & Heim, LLC AV stamp icon
  • Principal at Schklar & Heim, LLC (2 Attorneys)
  • Resurgens Plaza, 945 E. Paces Ferry Road, N.E., Suite 2250, Atlanta, GA 30326
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  • Edwin J. Schklar, Attorney at Law
  • Peer Reviews

    4.9/5.0 (16)
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Attorney Awards


Editor, Emory Law Journal, 1978-1980. Member, Emory Moot Court Team (National Runner-Up, 1979).

The Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Army, 1980-1984. Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of Virginia, 1981-1984, District of The District of Columbia, 1983-1984. Formerly with: Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, Atlanta, Georgia, 1989-1991; Hansell & Post, Atlanta, Georgia, 1984-1989.

Selected: Best Lawyers in America; Who’s Who of Atlanta Lawyers Top 50, Atlanta Business Chronicle; Georgia Super Lawyers, Atlanta Magazine; Georgia’s Top Rated Lawyers, American Lawyer Media; Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell; Legal Elite, Georgia Trend Magazine; Rated 10.0, Avvo; “10 Best” in Georgia, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys.

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Business Litigation
  • Securities Litigation
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Estate Litigation
  • Trust Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Class Actions
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Domestic Relations
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
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(404) 888-0001  Fax
University Attended:
Emory University, M.B.A., 1980; Vanderbilt University, B.A., 1976
Law School Attended:
Emory University, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
1980, Georgia; 1980, Georgia Court of Appeals, Georgia Supreme Court, U.S. District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court
Atlanta Bar Association, Litigation Section and Managing Partners Committee; State Bar of Georgia, Professional Liability Section; American Bar Association, Litigation Section
Judge Advocate General Corps, United States Army, 1980-1984
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (16 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 07/07/14 in Litigation

    I have known Edwin for 30 years. He is an excellent, effective litigator.

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 06/23/14 in Civil Litigation

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Atlanta, Georgia

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    Atlanta, GA
    Resurgens Plaza , 945 E. Paces Ferry Road, N.E., Suite 2250
    Atlanta, GA 30326

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