The law firm of Margaret Gettle Washburn, P.C. represents their clients beyond just legal battles in the courtroom. The firm sees their clients for what they need; a family that is going through a domestic dispute or emergency; a client injured in an auto accident; an injured worker and his or her family that is struggling without that income; someone wrongfully arrested and accused of a crime; and the firm handles these very personal matters with care and expertise. Margaret Gettle Washburn, P.C. stands for hope and provides years of experience, serving Gwinnett County and the Atlanta area with professional acumen and a heartfelt desire to see their clients thrive beyond the courtroom.
For Margaret Washburn and her team, law is not just about the gavel and the grind; it’s about guiding people through some of the most turbulent times of their lives with a steady hand and a listening ear. Margaret is a former DeKalb County State prosecutor and has over 40 years of legal experience. “People rarely call an attorney when things are going great! They come to us in distress, looking for a way to move forward. We’re here to light that path for them.”
This firm doesn’t just tackle legal challenges; it embraces the human stories behind them. Whether it’s a family navigating the legal and emotional maze of domestic law, an individual seeking justice after an injury, or a community member facing criminal charges, Margaret’s team is known for rolling up their sleeves and getting to the heart of the matter with compassion and dedication.
The firm’s pledge to the community is not just about the legal community. Margaret and her firm participate in the yearly Holiday Party for the Lawrenceville Kiwanis Club and meet with over 250 foster care children and providers every year. This is just an example of the firm’s charitable endeavors. Margaret, who presides as Chief Judge for the City of Sugar Hill, as well as Associate Judge for several Gwinnett cities, is a yearly speaker for New Judge Orientation for the Georgia Municipal Court Judges. She is a member of the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce. This synergy of professional service and community engagement enhances the firm’s standing in the legal and professional community in Gwinnett County and metro Atlanta.
This firm’s reputation is for excellence and its diverse practice areas—from family law to probate, from criminal defense to personal injury and workers compensation—are highlighted in the Guide to Gwinnett, published by The Gwinnett Magazine. This guide, a compass for those navigating the local landscape of businesses and services, showcases Margaret Gettle Washburn, P.C. for those clients who feel just hopeless and are stressed with legal worries and battles.
Margaret and her firm show their clients that the Scales of Justice are not tipped against them, and that the justice system is on their side. This firm proves that with the right team, the right experience, and a genuine investment in the community, her clients can move forward to a brighter future and actually resolve legal issues facing them or their families. Her team believes that every client’s victory is a professional and very personal win for the firm. It is this work ethic that settles cases, wins cases, helps families in need and combines the law with justice.
Location: 4799 Sugarloaf Pkwy. Building J
Lawrenceville, GA 30044