Seth Kirschenbaum

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Seth is a dedicated criminal defense lawyer who has been helping people in trouble for many years. He fights for his clients but also cares about them. He knows his clients are people facing difficult and trying circumstances and he is sensitive to that fact.

Seth has excellent credentials and experience. He was Order of the Coif (top 10%) at Emory Law School. Associate Attorney, Kilpatrick Stockton, Atlanta, Georgia, 1976-1978. Trial Attorney, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1978-1982. Assistant U.S. Attorney, Northern District of Georgia, 1982-1984.

Seth is involved in the legal community and has rendered service to that community in a variety of ways over the years. Member. First Offender Task Force, Governor's Council on Criminal Justice Reform, 2015; Member, Atlanta Judicial Commission, 1997-2005, 2008-present (Chair, 1997-1998); Member, Atlanta Citizen Review Board (Vice-Chair, 2007-2009). Member, Board of Directors, President, Legal Clinic for the Homeless, Inc., 1994-2000; Drug Court Task Force, 1994-1997. Member, Atlanta Charter Review Commission, 1995. Member, National Conference of Bar Presidents 2004; Member, Executive Committee, Metro Bar Caucus, 2000-2005 (Chair, 2003-2004). Member, Board of Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism, 2004—. Member, Executive Committee, Emory Law School Alumni Association, 2005.

(Also Member, Davis, Zipperman, Kirschenbaum & Lotito, LLP)

Areas of Practice (24)

  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Defense
  • Fraud and Deceit
  • Health Care Fraud
  • Internet Crimes
  • RICO
  • Securities Fraud
  • Tax Fraud
  • White Collar Crime
  • Embezzlement
  • White Collar Fraud
  • Criminal Antitrust
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Felonies
  • Forgery
  • Grand Jury Practice
  • Homicide
  • Mail Fraud
  • Money Laundering
  • Sex Crimes
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Wire Fraud
  • Drugs and Narcotics

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
404-796-8961  Phone
404-688-2000  Phone
404-872-1622  Fax
University Attended:
State University of New York at Binghamton, B.A., 1971
Law School Attended:
Emory University, J.D., with distinction, 1976
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia; U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit; 1976, Georgia; U.S. Supreme Court; Supreme Court of Georgia
Atlanta Bar Association (President, 2001-2002; Board of Directors, 1995-1996 and 1998-2003; Chairman, Criminal Law Section, 1996; Member, Board of Governor's, State Bar of Georgia, 2003-present; Member: Task Force on Municipal Court Reform, 1986; Chair, Atlanta Bar Olympic Games Criminal Law Panel, 1996; Judicial Selection and Tenure Committee, 1994-1997); Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member, Board of Directors, 1991-1998; Vice President, 2000); National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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