Page Anthony Pate

Page Anthony Pate

Pate & Johnson, LLC
  • Appeals & Appellate, Criminal Law, White Collar Crime...
  • Georgia
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Page Pate is an accomplished trial lawyer with over 25 years of experience in criminal defense and civil litigation. He is one of the most respected trial lawyers in the Southeast. He has won cases in the United States Supreme Court, the Seventh and Fifth Circuit Courts of Appeal, the Supreme Court of Georgia, and the Georgia Court of Appeals. Page has also successfully resolved serious federal criminal cases in all federal districts in Georgia and in many other states. He has also helped resolve international criminal disputes in Great Britain, Ireland, The Bahamas, and Spain. He is also authorized to appear as counsel in the United States Tax Court and the Court of International Trade.

Page was appointed by federal judges to the Board of the Federal Defender Program in Atlanta, where he served for several years working to coordinate the best representation for people charged in federal court with appointed counsel. Page was previously the Chairman of the Criminal Law Section of the Atlanta Bar Association and served on the Judicial Selection and Tenure Committee, a committee that reviews judicial nominees and makes recommendations on potential judges.

Page is a frequent expert commentator on CNN and other national media. For many years, Page has served as the Legal Analyst for WABE FM 90.1, an NPR affiliate in Atlanta. Page has been interviewed for his expert opinion on various legal issues by the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, the Seattle Times, ESPN, the Dallas Morning News, and many other national and local publications.

Page is active in his community and with several non-profit organizations that are dedicated to serving the needs of the wrongfully accused and their families.

The University of Georgia School of Law
J.D. (1994)
Honors: Graduated with honors
Georgia State University College of Law
B.A. (1990) | Political Science/Economics
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Professional Experience
Trial Lawyer
Pate & Johnson, LLC
- Current
Legal Analyst
CNN Legal Analyst
Adjunct Professor Of Law
The University of Georgia
Speaking Engagements
RICO Defense Strategies Panel, RICO Law
Top 100 Trial Lawyers in the United States
National Trial Lawyers Association
The Best Lawyers in America
The Best Lawyers in America
AV Peer Review Rating
Georgia SuperLawyers
Professional Associations
National Associations of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Georgia Innocence Project
Current and Founding Member
Federal Bar Association
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
Georgia State Bar
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
4th Circuit
5th Circuit
7th Circuit
11th Circuit
Court of International Trade
U.S. Supreme Court
United States Tax Court
Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Criminal Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • Civil Rights
  • Insurance Claims
  • Maritime Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Personal Injury
Additional Practice Areas
  • Federal Crimes
  • International Crimes
  • False Claims Act Litigation
  • Whistleblower/Qui Tam
  • English
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Page Pate's Website Profile
Pate & Johnson Website
Pate & Johnson Law Firm Blog
Contact & Map
Main Office
101 Marietta Street
Centennial Tower, Suite 3300
Atlanta, GA 30303
Toll-Free: (888) 923-3310
Telephone: (404) 223-3310
1715 Reynolds Street
Brunswick, GA 31520
Telephone: (912) 574-3000
Washington, DC
1155 F Street NW Suite 1050
Washington, DC 20004
Telephone: (202) 660-0727