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Experience

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.

Federal Prosecutor
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.

 

Volunteer Experience

Tax Assistance

Wounded Warriors Support

January 2014 – April 2014 (4 months)Social ServicesProvided free tax filing services

 

 

Bar Memberships

Member of Georgia Bar (2005-Present)

Member of District of Columbia Bar (2014-Present)

Honors & Awards
2 Meritorious Service Medals
U.S. Army

3 Army Commendation Medals
U.S. Army

Afghanistan Campaign Medal
U.S. Army

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
U.S. Army

Airborne Paratrooper Badge
U.S. Army

Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society
Presbyterian College

Magna Cum Laude
Presbyterian College

 

Education

University of Georgia School of Law

Juris Doctorate, Law (2002 – 2005)

Activities and Societies: Pi Kappa Alpha


Presbyterian College

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