Rafe Banks, III

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Attorney Awards

Biography

Named Appellate Attorney of the Year, Georgia Defense of Drinking Drivers, 2009. District Attorney, Blue Ridge Circuit, 1981-1988. Assistant District Attorney Blue Ridge Circuit 1978-1981.

Areas of Practice (26)

  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors
  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI
  • Drivers License Suspension
  • Assault and Battery
  • Burglary
  • Forgery
  • Hit and Run
  • Homicide
  • Juvenile Criminal Law
  • Manslaughter
  • Murder
  • Parole and Probation
  • Sex Crimes
  • Sexual Assault
  • Shoplifting
  • Stalking
  • Theft
  • Traffic Violations
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Weapons Charges
  • Civil Litigation
  • Eminent Domain
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
770-887-1209  Phone
877-724-8510  Phone
770-889-5898  Fax
www.facebook.com/pages/Banks-Stubbs-LLP/187608724601956
www.banksstubbs.com
University Attended:
Emory University, B.A., 1972
Law School Attended:
Emory University, J.D., 1975
Year of First Admission:
1976
Admission:
1979, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia and Supreme Court of Georgia; 1993, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1976, Georgia; 1992, U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Forsyth County (President, 1996-1997) and Blue Ridge (President, 1989-1990) Bar Associations; State Bar of Georgia (Former Member, Disciplinary Panel); Georgia Association of Criminal Lawyers (GACDL); Defense of Drinking Drivers Group (DODD); Lawyers Club of Atlanta; Criminal Defense Bar of Forsyth (President, 2000).
Reported Cases:
Burchette v. State , 278 Ga. 1 (596 S.E.2d 162)(2004); Bradford v. State, — Ga. — (673 S.E.2d 201) (2009); Tidwell v. State, — Ga. — (Case No. S08A1783, March 9, 2009); State v. Layman, 279 Ga. 340 (613 S.E.2d 639) (2005); State v. Luck, 252 Ga. 347 (312 S.E.2d 791)(1984); reversing Luck v. State, 168 Ga. App. 464 (309 S.E.2d 621)(1983); DeLong v. State, 270 Ga. App. 173 (606 S.E.2d 107)(2004); Grizzard v. State, 258 Ga. App. 124 (572 S.E.2d 760)(2002); Ganong v. State, 223 Ga. App. 163 (477 S.E.2d 324)(1996); State v. Ganong, 221 Ga. App. 250 (470 S.E.2d 794) (1996); Pirkle v. State, 221 Ga. App. 657 (472 S.E.2d 478)(1996).
ISLN:
909705129
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0

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