Seth D. Kirschenbaum

Seth D. Kirschenbaum

Location:
Atlanta, Georgia
Phone:
404-692-5168
Fax:
404-872-1622
Email:
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Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1976
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
  • State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, New York
    • B.A. - 1971
    • Major: Political Science
    • Minor: Anthropology

Honors and Awards

  • 2007 Multi-Bar Leadership Council named an award “Seth D. Kirschenbaum Diversity Award”
  • 2008 Charles E Watkins Jr. Award for Distinguished & Sustained Service presented by Atlanta Bar Association
  • 2011 Randolph Thrower Lifetime Achievement Award
  • American Jurisprudence Award, Contracts
  • American Jurisprudence Award, Trusts and Estates
  • Community Service Award, Atlanta City Council

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Atlanta Bar Association, President, 2001-2002
  • Chair, Criminal Law Section, 1996
  • Chair, Atlanta Bar Olympic Games Criminal Law Panel, 1996
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member, Board of Governors, 2004-present
  • Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism, Member, 2005-2011
  • Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Past Vice President
  • Member, 1984-present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, 1990-present
  • Atlanta Judicial Commission, Chair, 1997-1999
  • Member, 1997-2005, 2007-present
  • Atlanta Citizens Review Board, Vice-Chair, 2007-2010
  • National Conference of Bar Presidents, President, Metropolitan Bar Caucus, 2003-2004
  • Emory Law School Lamar Inn of Court, Member, Board of Directors, 2005-2007
  • Chair, Basics Committee 2007-present

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Attorneys Office for the Northern District of Georgia, Assistant U.S. Attorney, 1982 - 1984
  • U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, Trial Attorney, 1978 - 1982
  • Kilpatrick, Cody, Rogers McClatchey & Regenstein, Atlanta, Georgia, Associate Attorney, 1976 - 1978