Lisa Wells

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Marietta, GA

Lisa Wells Law Firm
 | 315 Washington Avenue Northeast, Marietta, GA 30060
Phone: 678-942-6819
Fax: 404-393-9965
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2021
Selected To Rising Stars: 2017 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2009
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense (60%),
  • Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (40%)
    Attorney Profile

    Lisa Wells represents clients charged with Misdemeanors, Felonies, and Federal crimes.  While her office is in Cobb County, she represents clients throughout the Atlanta metro area.  Ms. Wells represents clients charged with various criminal matters including drug charges, DUI's, theft crimes, sex crimes, domestic violence, assaults, federal charges and more.

    Following law school at Georgia State Law, Lisa Wells gained valuable legal experience as an Assistant District Attorney as a prosecutor and learned the inner workings of the government.  While Ms. Wells worked in the Special Victim’s Unit and had the experience of prosecuting DUI's, rapists, molesters, and juveniles, she realized her calling was to defend those accused of a crime.  Lisa's passion and compassion led her to criminal defense and she zealously advocates for those that are accused of a crime. 

    In addition to her dedication to practicing law, Ms. Wells is an active member of her local legal community. She belongs to the Cobb County Bar Association, is Vice President of Sandy Springs Bar Association, and is a member of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

    Practice Areas
    • 60%Criminal Defense
    • 40%Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
    Focus Areas

    Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, False Accusations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Parole, Probation, Sex Offenses, Theft, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence, DUI/DWI


    Selected to Super Lawyers for 2 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

    Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2021 Rising Stars: 2017 - 2019

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    About Lisa Wells

    Admitted: 2009, Georgia

    Professional Webpage:


    • One of the top 10 lawyers for client satisfaction by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys.  , 10 Best in Client Satisfaction , American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys, 2016

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Member, Sandy Springs Bar Association
    • Georgia Court of Appeals
    • Member, Cobb County Bar Association
    • Member, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
    • State Bar of Georgia, 2009
    • Member, Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
    • Georgia Supreme Court

    Educational Background:

    • Undergratuate- UNC- Chapel Hill Law School- Georgia State University Law School


    • “As a lawyer, I only refer cases to other lawyers that are of the highest quality. When it comes to defending DUI/DWI cases, there are none better than Lisa Wells.”
    • “Lisa is focused on giving her clients individual attention. She shows compassion for her clients, and fights for all of them like they are the most important and only case she has.”
    • “Lisa is dedicated to her clients like few other lawyers. I have seen her commitment, compassion, and integrity first hand. She is the epitome of a Super Lawyer.”
    • “An excellent attorney who truly cares about her clients. Well trained previously as a prosecutor.”
    • “Lisa is a definitely a rising star in the world of criminal defense. Although she went to law school later in life, she has been successful in whatever career she has chosen. When she made the switch from prosecutor to defense attorney last year, I knew it would not be long before she became one of the most sought after defense attorneys. I suspect it won't be long before she takes her place amongst the best defense lawyers in the area.”

    These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

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    Office Location for Lisa Wells

    315 Washington Avenue Northeast
    Marietta, GA 30060

    Phone: 678-942-6819

    Fax: 404-393-9965

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    Last Updated: 2/4/2021

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