Alex B. Kaufman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Atlanta, GA

Kaufman & Forman, P.C.
 | 8215 Roswell Road, Building 800
Atlanta, GA 30350
Phone: 770-390-9200
Fax: 770-395-6720
Selected To Rising Stars: 2013 - 2020
Licensed Since: 2009
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (30%),
  • General Litigation (20%),
  • Estate & Trust Litigation (10%),
  • Employment Litigation: Defense (10%),
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Business/Corporate (10%),
  • Government Relations (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Attorney Alex B. Kaufman is a partner at the law office of Kaufman & Forman, P.C., which has been serving residents and businesses in both the Atlanta metropolitan area and all across Georgia since 1982. Since joining the top-tier Atlanta law firm, Mr. Kaufman has focused his career on serving clients who have legal needs in the following areas:

• Business litigation
• Business organization
• Franchise litigation
• Civil litigation
• Corporate law
• Contracts
• Collections
• Domestic relations
• Employment law
• Political consultation
• Securities litigation and arbitration

Mr. Kaufman earned a Bachelor of Arts from Hamilton College in 2006, and he earned his Juris Doctor from Emory University School of Law in 2009. While in law school, he received a number of honors and awards, including an award for his work with the Pro Bono Program and induction into the Order of Emory Advocates. During law school Mr. Kaufman was a member of the Corporate and International Arbitration Moot Court Teams. Additionally, he was admitted to practice under the third year practice act whereby he prosecuted with the Cobb County District Attorney's Office. Mr. Kaufman also worked for Governor Perdue in the Office of the Governor's Executive Counsel.

The State Bar of Georgia approved Mr. Kaufman to practice law in 2009, and, since beginning his legal career Mr. Kaufman has earned much recognition for his legal abilities. He is peer-rated as AV Preeminent* according to Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Kaufman is also admitted to practice law in Washington, D.C., New York, and Massachusetts.

Mr. Kaufman is an active participant in the community. He is a member of a number of legal, political and community organizations and associations, including the American Bar Association, Republican Leadership for Georgia and the Roswell Rotary Club. In addition, he has served as president and chairman of the STAR House Foundation, and as delegate to the Georgia Republican Convention, 1st Vice Chairman of the 6th Republican Congressional District and its General Counsel. Mr. Kaufman has served on the Westminster Schools Young Alumni Council and the Roswell Arts Fund and is currently an active member of the board of the Roswell Rotary Club and the Star House Foundation. Mr. Kaufman teaches litigation techniques as a member of the faculty of Emory Law's Trial Techniques Program and as the Westminster Schools' Upper School head mock trial coach.

*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas

Business Litigation (30%)
General Litigation (20%)
Estate & Trust Litigation (10%)
Employment Litigation: Defense (10%)
Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (10%)
Business/Corporate (10%)
Government Relations (10%)

Business Litigation (30%): Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements

General Litigation (20%): Litigation, Restraining Order

Estate & Trust Litigation (10%)

Employment Litigation (10%)

Employment Litigation (10%)

Business/Corporate (10%): Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

Government Relations (10%)

Focus Areas

Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements, Litigation, Restraining Order, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 8 years

Rising Stars: 2013 - 2020

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About Alex Kaufman

Admitted: 2009, Georgia

Professional Webpage: http://www.kauflaw.net/Attorneys/Alex-B-Kaufman.shtml

Honors/Awards:

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent Rated
  • Recipient, Emory Law School Pro Bono Award
  • Student Involvement Recognition Recipient, Hamilton College Award
  • Super Lawyer Rising Star 2013 and 2014
  • Emory Law School Order of Emory Advocates
  • Delegate, State of Georgia Republican Convention
  • Class and Charter Day Meritorious Achievement Award, Hamilton College Trustees

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Georgia, 2009
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Fulton County Republican Party
  • USTA and ALTA, Member
  • State Bar of Georgia Committee on Professionalism (past)
  • Republican National Lawyers Association
  • 6th Congressional District Rules Committee
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member
  • Republican Leadership for Georgia
  • Atlanta Young Republicans

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Roswell Rotary Club
  • Emory Annual Fund Board Member
  • The Westminster Schools Young Alumni Council
  • Young Lawyers Division Legal Food Frenzy Campaign
  • President and Chairman of the Board, Star House Foundation
  • The Westminster Schools Annual Fund Campaign

Educational Background:

  • Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, B.A., Honors: Honors in Government - Honors Thesis on U.S. -Saudi Arabia Relations, Dean's List, President of the Class (2006), President and Founder of Hamilton College Mock Trial, President of Hamilton College Republicans, Varsity Crew Team, 2006
  • The Westminster Schools, Atlanta, Georgia, 2002
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Office Location for Alex B. Kaufman

8215 Roswell Road
Building 800
Atlanta, GA 30350

Phone: 770-390-9200

Fax: 770-395-6720

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Last Updated: 5/30/2019

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