If you have been arrested and charged with a serious criminal offense, only the assistance of skilled defense attorneys can help you avoid a conviction and harsh punishments. In Atlanta, GA and across the state, the criminal defense lawyers you should speak with are Nick Lotito and Seth Kirschenbaum. They have more than 60 years of combined trial experience, a commitment to excellence, and history of results that can benefit you.
Professional Recognition & Involvement
- Nicholas A. Lotito is an attorney with 30+ years of experience in criminal law. He has lectured Georgia attorneys on legal topics and appeared as an expert legal commentator on the cable network truTV (formerly Court TV) and other major television stations. A former trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, Mr. Lotito received the department's special achievement award for his excellent work. He is a past president of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and has chaired its Amicus Committee.
- Seth D. Kirschenbaum holds many leadership positions in elite legal organizations. He too possesses 30+ years of experience, having served as a trial attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, and an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Georgia. Georgia Trend Magazine has named him as a member of the Legal Elite. He is also a member of the Board of Governors of the State Bar of Georgia and the past criminal law representative on the Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism. Seth is also a past President of the Atlanta Bar Association, a nearly 6,000 lawyer association.
Seth received the Charles E. Watkins, Jr. Award from the Atlanta Bar Association and the Randolph Thrower Lifetime Achievement Award from the Committee to Promote Inclusion in the Profession of the State Bar of Georgia. In 2013, he was rated by Super Lawyers as one of the Top 10 Lawyers in Georgia. He has been selected as a Super Lawyer for the past 10 years. Nick has been consistently selected by Super Lawyers since 2005.
Both lawyers are AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell. They work with their associate and former conflict defender, Paul Bartels, to achieve the best possible results for clients in state and federal criminal matters. To talk with Attorneys Nicholas Lotito, Seth Kirschenbaum, or Paul Bartels regarding your need for criminal defense, call our Atlanta law offices at (404) 471-3177. You can also e-mail us. We always offer free, confidential consultations!