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Donald Turner

Donald Turner

Founding Partner, Don Turner Legal Team
  • Personal Injury, Criminal Law, White Collar Crime...
  • Georgia
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Summary

Don has been practicing law for over 40 years. During that time, he has built extensive relationships within the legal communities throughout northern Georgia. He has successfully defended thousands of clients facing criminal charges, including trying hundreds of cases in municipal, state, superior, and federal court systems.

Don is a Founding Member of the National Academy of Motorcycle Injury Lawyers, the Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and the Top 25 Auto Accident Trial Lawyers Association. He has won millions of dollars for clients injured in accidents and survivors in wrongful death cases.

Don is also a Founding Member of the National College for DUI Defense. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, DUI Defense Lawyers Association, Top 100 DUI Attorneys in the State of Georgia, the Georgia Chapter of Defense of Drinking Drivers. He is NHTSA-certified in field sobriety testing and Intoxilyzer breath-testing devices.

Prior to his legal career, Don was an offensive lineman for the NFL with the Atlanta Falcons and New York Jets. He brings the NFL themes of tough competition and the love of winning to every case he handles. He fights aggressively for the rights of his clients.

Don’s extensive post-graduate work in counseling and psychology gave him an understanding of people—clients, judges, and prosecutors—which enables him to obtain the best legal outcomes for his clients.

The Don Turner Legal Team is truly a team. We have the experience and legal knowledge to handle your accident claims, personal injury needs, criminal defense, DUI – anywhere in the state of Georgia.

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • DUI & DWI
  • Appeals & Appellate
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Personal Injury Claim
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Serious Injury by Vehicle
  • Child Endangerment
  • Hit and Run
  • Reckless Driving
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Birth Injuries
  • Boating Accidents
  • Civil Litigation
  • Construction Accidents
  • Driver's License Suspension
  • Dog Bites
  • Felonies
  • Head and Spinal Injuries
  • Homicide
  • Nursing Home Litigation
  • Slip and Fall
  • Weapons Charges
  • Car Wreck
  • 18 Wheeler Accident
  • Semitruck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Injury
  • Motorcycle Helmet Laws
  • Medical Negligence
  • Pharmaceutical Error
  • Pharmaceutical Malpractice
  • Train Accident
  • Commercial Truck
  • Dump Truck Accident
  • FedEx Truck
  • Walmart Truck
  • UPS Truck
  • Probation and Parole
  • Drug Charges - Marijuana, Heroin, Cocaine, Opioids, Trafficking
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
State Bar of Georgia
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Founding Partner
Don Turner Legal Team
Current
Education
Woodrow Wilson College of Law
J.D.
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Georgia State University
Graduate Studies in Psychology and Counseling
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Western Carolina University
B.A. | Social Studies
Activities: Offensive Lineman for the WCU Catamounts
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Awards
Top 100 DUI Attorneys
National Advocacy for DUI Defense
Top 25
Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers
Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Trial Lawyers Association
Professional Associations
American Trial Lawyers Association
Member
Current
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Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member
Current
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National College of DUI Defense
Founding Member
Current
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National Assocation of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member
Current
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Georgia Assocation of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member
Current
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National Association for Motorcycle Injury Lawyers
Founding Member
Current
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DUI Defense Lawyers Association
Founding Member
Current
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National Trial Lawyers Association
Member
Current
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National Advocacy for DUI Defense
Member
Current
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Georgia State Bar
Member
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Criminal & DUI Client Handbook
Personal Injury Client Handbook
Ride Ready - Your Motorcycle Legal Guide
Speaking Engagements
Learning about Personal Injury Cases
Driver's License Suspensions
Benefits of Accident Recreation - A Case Study
Websites & Blogs
Website
Donald Turner's Website Profile
Website
Don Turner Legal Team Website
Blog
Georgia Personal Injury & Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog
Contact & Map
Don Turner Legal Team
Main Office
1160 Grimes Bridge Rd
#b
Roswell, GA 30075
USA
Telephone: (770) 594-1777
Don Turner Legal Team
Decatur Office
2786 N Decatur Rd
#245
Decatur, GA 30033
USA
Don Turner Legal Team
Greensboro Office
1020 Park Ave
#103
Greensboro, GA 30642
USA