Katie Elwart

Katie Elwart

Law Office of Kathryn Elwart
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, White Collar Crime ...
  • Georgia
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Biography

Katie has spent her entire legal career advocating for her clients. She spent over 14 years as a public defender in Fulton County, representing individuals charged with felony crimes at the trial and appellate level. Most of her career at the public defender’s office was spent in the complex felony unit, representing people charged with the most serious crimes; murder, armed robbery, sex crimes and drug trafficking. More recently, Katie was a partner in a boutique law firm, trying cases and representing clients all over the Metro Atlanta area. Her many years in the courtroom have earned her a reputation as a fearless advocate who fights hard for every client.

Katie has served as lead counsel in thousands of felony cases in both trial and appellate litigation, including over fifty murder cases and two hundred sex crimes. During her time at the public defender’s Office, Katie was an integral part of the Office Training Committee tasked with training other attorneys in litigation and trial skills. She also supervised attorneys both in court, and sat second chair assisting other attorneys during trial. Katie has frequently been asked to consult by fellow attorneys on their cases.

Education
Georgia State University College of Law
J.D. (2001)
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University System of Georgia - University of Georgia
B.S. (1998) | Social Sciences Education
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Professional Experience
Owner
Law Office of Kathryn Elwart
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Owner & Partner
Elwart & Hobbs LLC
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Senior Trial Attorney
Office of the Public Defender, Atlanta Judicial Circuit
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Staff Attorney
Office of the Public Defender, Atlanta Judicial Circuit
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Professional Associations
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
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Atlanta Bar Association
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Cobb County Bar Association
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Georgia Association of Women Lawyers
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State Bar of Georgia  # 246906
Member
Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
State Bar of Georgia
ID Number: 246906
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Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    DUI & DWI
    White Collar Crime
    Traffic Tickets
    Suspended License
    Cannabis & Marijuana Law
    Marijuana Business Formation, Medical Marijuana
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
    Personal Injury
    Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
Kathryn Elwart LLC
301 Washington Avenue
Marietta, GA 30060
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Sunday: Open 24 hours