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E. Jay Abt

E. Jay Abt

The Abt Law Frim, LLC
  • Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, White Collar Crime
  • Georgia
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E. Jay Abt is a trial-oriented criminal defense attorney who understands that his clients are facing one of the most challenging moments of their life. Mr. Abt defends those who are facing serious charges with skilled and aggressive defense tactics. After studying Japanese history at Emory University, E. Jay Abt graduated with his Bachelor of Arts in 1992. He then continued his education at Emory Law School and graduated in 1995. In 2000, Mr. Abt Founded Abt Law Firm, LLC in Atlanta, Georgia on the principle that all who face criminal charges deserve a fighting chance in court. For the last 18 years, Mr. Abt has dedicated his law firm to achieving results for clients. He believes that everyone deserves a fair trial, especially innocent people who are facing life-altering charges. Mr. Abt is proud to have been the force of change in the lives of clients through thousands of cases.

Practice Areas
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
White Collar Crime
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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11th Circuit
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
The Abt Law Frim, LLC
- Current
Emory University School of Law
J.D. (1995)
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Emory University
B.A. (1992) | Japanese History
Honors: Summa Cum Laude
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AV Rated
Years 2000-2015
Professional Associations
Illinois State Bar
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Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
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Georgia State Bar
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The Lawyers Club of Atlanta
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Articles & Publications
“Severance in Criminal Trials”
Speaking Engagements
“The Recent Trends involving the law of arrest, search and seizure in Georgia”
Websites & Blogs
Legal Answers
1 Questions Answered
Q. I was placed on 5yrs probation under the first offenders act in September of 2018 is there a possibility I can get off
A: Yes, you can ask for a behavioral incentive date, or file a motion to terminate the probation.
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Contact & Map
The Abt Law Firm, LLC
2295 Parklake Dr. NE
Suite 510
Atlanta, GA 30345
Telephone: (678) 582-2272