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Matt Acuff

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Lawrenceville, GA

Law Office of Matt Acuff, PC
261 W Crogan St
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Phone: 404-919-4019
Selected to Rising Stars: 2022
Licensed in Georgia Since: 2013
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense, Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
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Attorney Profile

Matt Acuff is an attorney at the Law Office of Matt Acuff, PC located in Lawrenceville, Georgia. He focuses his practice exclusively on criminal defense. He also takes on family law and personal injury matters. With over seven years of legal experience, he represents clients with the following legal matters:

  • Felonies: Murder, aggravated assault/battery, controlled substances, cruelty to children, etc.
  • Misdemeanors and traffic violations: DUI, assault, battery, stalking, traffic offenses and citations, etc.
  • Sexual offenses: Sexual exploitation, obscene internet contact, sexual battery, aggravated sodomy, rape, etc.

Serving clients throughout the Atlanta metro and throughout the state of Georgia, Mr. Acuff has a reputation for creating and sustaining genuine connections with his clients. Well-aware that his clients are facing life-changing legal issues, he fights zealously for their rights with a steadfast commitment to their needs.

Graduating from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Mr. Acuff has a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial and systems engineering. He earned his Juris Doctor cum laude from The University of Alabama School of Law and obtained the Dean's Student Service Award.

While in law school, Mr. Acuff was a member of the Trial Advocacy Competition Travel Team, the Bench & Bar Legal Honor Society, the Intellectual Property Law Society and the Farrah Student Alumni Association. He served as the ABA National Moot Court advocate, and he was a brief writer and the law school ambassador.

Mr. Acuff’s experience includes working as an Assistant District Attorney (ADA) at the Gwinnett County District Attorney's Office, where he took on felony and misdemeanor cases. He soon became the managing ADA for the Special Victims Unit, prosecuting cases before superior court judges.

For his exceptional work providing legal help to those charged with a crime, Mr. Acuff has a 10.0 rating on Avvo, along with numerous testimonials from satisfied clients and praise from peers. He is also named to the Top 40 under 40 list by The National Trial Lawyers association.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Criminal Defense
  • 10%Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
  • 10%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Felony, Misdemeanor, DUI/DWI, Assault

Selections

1 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2022

About Matt Acuff

First Admitted: 2013, Georgia

Professional Webpage: https://www.acuff-law.com/home

Educational Background

  • Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S. Industrial Engineering, 2008

Honors/Awards

  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is a professional organization comprised of America’s top young trial attorneys. Membership into The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is by invitation only, and is extended exclusively to those individuals who meet stringent qualifications and specialize in the legal practice of criminal defense or civil plaintiff., Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2020
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is a professional organization comprised of America’s top young trial attorneys. Membership into The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is by invitation only, and is extended exclusively to those individuals who meet stringent qualifications and specialize in the legal practice of criminal defense or civil plaintiff., Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2021
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is a professional organization comprised of America’s top young trial attorneys. Membership into The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is by invitation only, and is extended exclusively to those individuals who meet stringent qualifications and specialize in the legal practice of criminal defense or civil plaintiff., Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2022

Verdicts/Settlements

  • Premises Liability - $750,000.00, 2022
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Office Location for Matt Acuff

261 W Crogan St
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Phone: 404-919-4019

Last Updated: 6/9/2022

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