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...Jeffrey H. Brickman
Experience â€¹ Jeff Brickman Law
Since opening his practice, Jeff has specialized in state and federal criminal defense, and continues to provide each client with incomparable legal expertise.
Jeff's background is unique in that prior to criminal defense work, he served as a state and federal prosecutor for more than 15 years, investigating and prosecuting thousands of cases.
Since going into private practice as a criminal defense attorney, Jeff has successfully represented hundreds of individuals and companies facing criminal charges in state, superior and federal courts, as well as in local and Juvenile courts.
He is well-known as a calm, intelligent and candid attorney, dedicated to his clients' needs and highly-regarded by judges, prosecutors and defense attorneys.
• Broad experience in state and federal criminal defense
Prior to founding his own firm, Jeff was a partner with the nationally-recognized firm, Ballard Spahr.
specialized in state and federal criminal defense, successfully defending individuals and companies facing local and federal charges.
continues to have success securing the dismissal of charges against his
• A highly-successful tenure as District Attorney
In 2004, Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue appointed Jeff as DeKalb County District Attorney.
tenure as the county's Chief Prosecutor, Jeff
oversaw a staff of 40 attorneys and the investigation and prosecution of more than 7,000 felony cases.
regularly appeared before each of the Superior Court Judges, and was personally involved in hiring, training and supervising each of the Assistant District Attorneys and investigators in the office, many of whom are currently in office.
• Uniquely qualified in federal cases as Assistant United States Attorney
As an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, Jeff had overwhelming success prosecuting a wide range of federal crimes: large-scale drug trafficking cases, money laundering organizations, fraud schemes, violent crimes, and Internet crimes, including crimes against children.
For more than six years, Jeff regularly appeared before each of the Magistrate and District Court judges, handling complex national and international crimes, coordinating multi-jurisdictional and inter-agency investigations, and formulating clear, convincing and successful trial strategies.
gained unparalleled federal courtroom experience and built long-term relationships with numerous prosecutors, many of whom who are still in office today.
• Depth of trial experience as Assistant District Attorney
Jeff served as an Assistant District Attorney in DeKalb County for more than eight years, earning a reputation as a supremely thorough and successful trial attorney.
prosecuted the most serious of offenses, including rape, murder, kidnapping, armed robbery, aggravated assault, theft-related offenses, and crimes against the elderly.
For two years, Jeff served as Chief of the Crimes Against Children Unit, where he prosecuted child sexual and physical abuse cases, including child homicide.
As an Assistant District Attorney, Jeff also prosecuted death-penalty cases and cases in which the accused was facing a sentence of life without parole.
Jeff's in-depth career path makes him uniquely qualified to represent both state and federal criminal cases and investigations, with years of successful courtroom experience and long-term peer relationships.
Jeff's referrals are from satisfied clients who share with their friends, families and colleagues their own successful results and Jeff's expertise as an advocate.
's former partners, prosecutors and defense lawyers, colleagues and peers often refer clients and cases to Jeff.
Raised in Atlanta, where he
has practiced for more than 20 years, Jeff
continues to have a stellar reputation in the community.
has helped a wide variety of clients, from teens to CEOs, facing state or federal cases.
undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Florida.
education with a Masters in Litigation from Emory University School of Law
, in Atlanta, Georgia.
Atlanta media frequently call upon Jeff
legal expertise regarding cases in the news.
works with the media only when it is in his
client's best interest, determining how helpful the media will be in delivering a message that aids his
is also skilled in keeping a client's case out of the media.
At all times, his
priority is to protect clients from invasive attention, maintain privacy and ensure discretion.
Jan. 7, 2005 - Needle & ...
Jan. 7, 2005 - Needle & Rosenberg P.C., an Atlanta-based intellectual property law firm, announced today that former DeKalb County (Georgia) District Attorney and former Assistant U.S. Attorney Jeffrey Brickman will join its litigation team beginning Jan. 18.Needle & Rosenberg
is a 21-year-old nationally recognized intellectual property firm.The 35-attorney I.P. firm, which represents clients from across the nation (including the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control
and many universities), has an active litigation practice, including high-profile reported cases involving DOMINO'SÂ® Pizza, CABBAGE PATCH KIDSÂ® "babies" and ECHOSTARÂ® television. Jeff Brickman
served as DeKalb County
District Attorney from February 2004, when he
was appointed by Governor Sonny Perdue to finish the term of J. Tom Morgan, until December 2004.Previously, Brickman was an Assistant United States Attorney in Atlanta for six years and, before that, an Assistant District Attorney in DeKalb County for eight years.He
has an LLM in litigation from Emory Law School
."Jeff brings the highest level of trial expertise to Needle & Rosenberg," explained Lawrence Nodine, who is head of Needle & Rosenberg's litigation group.
Our clients demand the highest caliber trial skills, and Jeff
will help us deliver."Needle & Rosenberg
the opportunity to break into intellectual property, one of the fastest-growing civil practice areas, as well as the freedom to develop a criminal defense practice."It's time for me to use my trial experience in civil cases," Brickman
said."IP is the most challenging and exciting civil practice area.And, Needle & Rosenberg
offered to support my efforts to build a criminal defense practice."Brickman and Needle & Rosenberg crossed paths because Nodine worked pro bono in DeKalb County as a Special Assistant District Attorney under Brickman's predecessor, J. Tom Morgan.
"My work in the DeKalb DA's office was very modest, but I met several great trial lawyers, including Jeff
," Nodine explained.
"I supported Jeff
election campaign, but when that did not work out, I recruited him for our litigation team."Running as a Republican in heavily Democratic DeKalb County, Brickman lost the 2004 election for District Attorney despite broad support in the legal community. Needle & Rosenberg
will keep its focus on intellectual property law, but the firm will support Brickman
builds a criminal defense practice."The best trial lawyers in the country are involved in criminal justice.Jeff
has 17 years expertise as a criminal trial lawyer.
..."Jeff has been a federal prosecutor and the District Attorney of a major urban area.
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