Appellate Defense Attorney
Executed full range of appellate litigation from research and writing of the appellate brief to oral argument. Represented over 200 soldiers before the highest civilian military appellate court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (CAAF) in Washington, D.C., and the Army Court of Criminal Appeals (ACCA).
Managing Federal Prosecutor
Managed the administration of military justice for Army Central Command operations in Atlanta, GA and throughout Afghanistan, Iraq, Kuwait, Egypt, and Qatar.
Served as the principal criminal law advisor and prosecutor in over 15 felony cases involving rape, burglary, child pornography, drug distribution, fraud, sexual assault, larceny, and murder. Examined and cross-examined hundreds of witnesses during jury trials, bench trials, preliminary hearings, and administrative hearings, including numerous types of expert witnesses.
Wounded Warriors Support
January 2014 – April 2014 (4 months)Social ServicesProvided free tax filing services
Member of Georgia Bar (2005-Present)
Member of District of Columbia Bar (2014-Present)
Honors & Awards
2 Meritorious Service Medals
3 Army Commendation Medals
Afghanistan Campaign Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Airborne Paratrooper Badge
Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society
Magna Cum Laude
University of Georgia School of Law
Juris Doctorate, Law (2002 – 2005)
Activities and Societies: Pi Kappa Alpha
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Political Science and Government (1997 – 2001)
Activities and Societies: Political Science Honor Graduate; Magna Cum Laude Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society