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Recognizing Georgia Attorneys Committed to Client Communication
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Ramon Alvarado Ebony Ameen Daniel G. Ashburn
Glen Edward Ashman Charon A Ballard Benjamin Alan Balser Sr.
Richard Mallory Barnes David Augustus Basil Greg Baumgartner
Robyn C. Benkendorf Tracee Ready Benzo Robert A. Berlin
Michael E. Bierman Michael E Bierman Maximillion Everett Booker
J. Phillip Boston Mike Bothwell Catherine McKenzie Bowman
David E Boyle Gary L. Britt, CPA, J.D. CPA Raymond Thomas Brooks Jr.
Mark Bullman Mark G. Burnette Michael M. Calabro
Stephen F. Carley Robert Shannon Carpenter Jennifer Anne Certonio
Diane Cherry Charles W. Chesbro Tuneen E. Chisolm
Alan Stuckey Clarke Beverly L. Cohen Benjamin David Coker
Dorothy W. Coprich Arturo Corso Ward Council
George C. Creal Jr. James B. Cronon Jonathan D. Crumly Sr.
Norman H. Cuadra Andrea David-Vega Jeffrey Daxe
Yenniffer Delgado J. Franklin Edenfield Barry C. Edwards
Stacy Marie Ehrisman Shelley Ann Elder Kem A. Eyo
Gregory R. Fidlon Benjamin I. Fink Rob E. Firester
Michael C Fletcher H. Glenn Fogle Jr. Barbara H. Gallo
Rodolphe O. Gelly Peter Alan Gleichman Michael Shaun Goode
Susan Therese Grissom Richard A. Grossman Ernest Linwood Gunn IV
Stewart J. Guss Yasha Heidari Melodee J. Henderson-Silmon
Jed Wilkes Hill Wesley Kent Hill Harold Richard Hobbs
Kelli B Hooper Brandon . Hornsby Mac Irvin
Nichole Renee James Markus Alexander Jander Robert Dale Johnson
S. Quinn Johnson Alan Kan Andrew Joseph Kiehle
M. Douglas King II Charles H. Kuck Reggie Allen Lampkin
Rhett Herschel Laurens Teresa Malone Lazard John A. Leopard
Robert Norman Levinson Matthew M. Liss Travis J. Little
Catherine E. Long Jason Scott Marcus Michael Carlton Mason
Daniel K McCall Brian C. McCarthy Janne Y McKamey
Patricia A McKenzie Jody Ann Miller William Paul Millisor
William P. Millisor Susannah G. Mitchell Sherry Virginia Neal
Jule (Julie) Seibels Northup Lori C. Obenauf David Edward Oles
Rakesh N. Parekh Shalamar Parham Hannah Christine Pelham
Robert Keith Prater Rodney Alan Quesenberry Brian Anthony Ramey
Keely Burrell Remedios Michael Madison Roberts Julie M. Rodebush
Natalie R Rowland Michael Sard Elizabeth Holcomb Scherer
Joshua G. Schiffer Schif Ellen Grace Schlossberg Jason Ramsey Schultz
Joseph William Segraves Quincy A. Shang Eric Shapiro
R. Stephen Sims George Boone Smith IV Jamie Lisa Smith
Robert M. Sneed Jr. Mark Snyderman Lisa Jean Sowers
Andrew Harley Speaker Scott Kelley Spooner Evanya Carlyshe Stevens
James G. Stewart Bernd G. Stittleburg Robert Alexander Susor
Jason W. Swindle Sr. Terry Mack Taylor Thomas George Tidwell
John P. Tucker Jr. Michael L. Van Cise Anthony O. Van Johnson
David M. Van Sant Esther Vayman Kevin M. Veler
Charles Lawrence Warner II Edward McCoy Wayland Julie M. Weiner
W Michael Welsh Laura Ann Whitman James E. Wilbanks
Stacy Berkowitz Williams Danna Lambert Wolfe Kathleen M. Womack
Shawna M. Woods William F. Woods Jr. Stephen M Worrall
Beau Andrew Worthington Bruce Hinson Wynn


What is the Client Communication Pledge?

The Center for Legal Solution's Client Communication Pledge simply expresses an attorney's a commitment to promptly return phone calls from his or her clients.

Clients are often frustrated by their attorney's failure to promptly return phone calls. They may assume their case is being neglected or that their attorney does not respect them enough to return their calls. This frustration undermines trust between attorney and client. In some cases, lack of communication can destroy the attorney-client relationship. We believe that the simple courtesy of prompting returning phone calls would greatly improve public perception of lawyers and reduce the incidence of legal malpractice lawsuits.

The Center for Legal Solution's Client Communication Pledge is an aspirational commitment by attorneys to honor their clients' trust and confidence. The Pledge states:

I recognize that the relationship between attorney and client is a special, privileged relationship. Maintaining that relationship requires good communication practices by an attorney and his or her law office.

My office will endeavor to return client phone calls within one business day. Client phone calls will be returned by me personally or someone in my office who is accountable to me.


Pledge is outward expression of a positive belief. The Pledge is not a contract nor is it a professional standard of care. The Pledge is limited to client phone calls as the proliferation of instant messaging makes a commitment to respond to all emails, text messages and the like impractical.

While we would like to think our Pledge so compelling that no attorney will dissent, we expect less than universal agreement on this matter. Maintaining client communications may be more of a burden than some attorneys can bear, but we believe that potential clients will appreciate an honest effort in this regard.

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Phone: 678-404-ADR1(2371)