Blaine Alexander Norris

Blaine Alexander Norris

Trial lawyer with focus on Personal Injury
  • Business Law, Criminal Law, Personal Injury
  • Georgia
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Blaine graduated from Carrollton High School and then attended Vanderbilt University ('90 to '92), before transferring to The University of Georgia, where he received a BA in history, magna cum laude, in 1994. At UGA he was Phi Beta Kappa and a Presidential Scholar (maintaining a 4.0 GPA while at UGA). He received his JD from The University of Georgia School of Law, magna cum laude, in 1997. Trial practice has always been his focus. In law school, he was a member of the mock trial board and won four first place trial awards, including the national championship (ATLA) in Denver, CO. He was Order of the Coif (academics), Order of the Barristers (advocacy), president of the Christian Legal Society, voted by his classmates to receive the William King Meadow Award at graduation. He began his law practice at Alston & Bird in Atlanta and returned to Athens as a prosecutor to raise his family in the town he grew to love while attending UGA.As a prosecutor, he tried numerous jury trials before returning to private practice in August 2000. He has consistently focused on trial practice and litigation, particularly as a car accident attorney, personal injury, auto accidents, business and contract litigation, and criminal defense. Blaine's past or present associations include the Georgia Bar Association; the Western Judicial Circuit Bar Association (Board of Governors 2007-2008; President 2011-2012); American Association of Justice; Georgia Trial Lawyers Association; and, Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Locally, he is an active member of Redeemer Presbyterian Church and has served on the Board of Directors for Diakonia Legal Services, Inc.

Education
The University of Georgia School of Law
J.D.
University System of Georgia - University of Georgia
B.A.
Vanderbilt University
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Professional Associations
Georgia State Bar
Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
11th Circuit
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
Additional Practice Area
  • General Civil
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Contact & Map
Main Office
1551 Jennings Mill Rd
Ste 3300
Watkinsville, GA 30677
USA
Telephone: (706) 613-2700
Cell: (706) 338-6379