Why Use Asbury Legal?
When you trust your personal affairs to Asbury Legal, you can sleep peacefully knowing that your interests are in the best possible hands. Whether it is a civil dispute or corporate litigation Asbury Legal has all of your bases covered and you can relax knowing that life's uncertainties are subdued. Also when working with us on cases such as estate planning or wealth preservation we can make the entire process simple, affordable, and manageable. At Asbury Legal, we understand the importance of estate planning for people of all ages. Particularly for those who are married, have children, or have significant monetary assets, we understand the attentiveness needed when planning the future. Don't put off planning for the future and don't leave your loved ones with the stress and anxiety of sorting out your wishes after your passing. Call us today for a free consultation!
Austin Asbury, Esq.
Austin Asbury is Founder and Managing Partner of Asbury Legal LLC based out of
Marietta, Georgia. Where he provides daily direction and oversight of his litigation
practice involving a wide range of experiences representing businesses and individuals
in many types of disputes, including business torts, insurance coverage, fraud claims,
with a focus on commercial real estate and residential real estate.
He is a dedicated and seasoned attorney who is a persuasive and successful
trial lawyer, Austin captures the respect of clients, and jurors alike. He has served
as lead counsel in negotiating numerous enforcement settlements, and has
routinely mentored and assisted other firm attorneys in the Litigation and Real Estate
Practice Group. He has mastered, “The Concierge Services Technique” which gives
clients peace of mind during the entire engagement process.
He has developed a fondness for working with start-up companies, consulting and advising them while also providing exceptional legal services. Austin’s entrepreneurial spirit has provided opportunities with both large firms as well as gaining him international experience interning in Atlanta with Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan and in Osaka Japan at Kitahama Partners Legal Professional Corp.
He also studied international law at Hong Kong University and Bond University in Australia which provided a solid foundation for his international experience and forged the basis of the diverse creative approach to solve legal problems. Each of his clients now benefit from that experience today. Before founding Asbury Legal he worked in corporate litigation defending construction and railroad companies. This experience of investigating claims related to railroad crossing accidents makes him uniquely qualified when applying Federal regulations and state statutes to incident reports.
Practice Areas: BUSINESS LITIGATION, COMMERCIAL AND RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE CLOSINGS, BUSINESS CONSULTING AND STRATEGIC PLANNING, WILLS AND TRUSTS,
AND REAL ESTATE LITIGATION
Education: Duke University School of Law, J.D., 2008, National Moot Court Team
University of Georgia, Criminal Justice B.A., Psychology B.S., 2005
Co-Founded the University of Georgia’s mock trial team.
Licensed In GEORGIA
Admitted In: UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT, NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA, FEDERAL COURT and GEORGIA SUPREME COURT
Professional & Community Activities: Atlanta Bar Association, Cobb County Bar Association, Certified Minority Owned Business, ARAG Certified, FIDELITY National Title Agency , Staff Attorney ROSWELL ORGANIZATION FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT INC, and Staff Attorney Kiser Scholarship (Boston Children’s Chours)
Michelle Simpson, Esq.
Michelle Simpson, Esq., is an Of Counsel Real Estate Attorney at Asbury Legal. Simpson has
been practicing law in the greater metro Atlanta, GA area since 2006. Simpson graduated
magna cum laude from Howard University (HU) in Washington, DC, in three years with a
BBA in Business Management and continued her studies obtaining a JD at
Harvard Law School (HLS) in Cambridge, MA. Participating in a HLS legal services clinical under
the supervision of Hale and Door (now WilmerHale) attorneys, Simpson was able to gain
invaluable experience as a Student Advocate servicing clients in the transactional areas of
real estate, small business, nonprofit, and entertainment law.
Before her current positions, Simpson spent a year clerking for a Federal District Judge in Nashville, TN. Upon successfully passing the Georgia Bar, Simpson began her own firm, with constant access to a group of experienced advisors, and has been an entrepreneur continuously for over 10 years.
Clients note that Simpson is dependable, honest, thoughtful, diligent, responsive, organized and creative. She has a natural ability to recognize the needs of her clients and provide them with an array of options that allow them to reach their goals while maintaining organization, accountability and integrity.
Simpson is also a formidable negotiator when it comes to representing her clients' interest with third parties. Highly proficient at relationship building with clients and across organizations and teams, Simpson has exceptional writing, presentation and interpersonal communication skills. She is
adept at assessing needs, generating options and implementing solutions in collaboration with clients and stakeholders, with an effective ability to creatively problem-solve and resolve conflicts. Simpson is also efficient at thoroughly managing multiple projects simultaneously while maintain a commitment to integrity, from the requirements gathering and needs identification phase through to completion, through independent and team
work and delegation to, management of and training of support staff.
Related Expertise: real estate law, commercial and residential real estate closings, attorney escrow and paymaster services, loan default mitigation, business law, project management and complex problem solving.
Licensed in GEORGIA
Admitted In: State of Georgia Appeals Court; State of Georgia Supreme Court; Northern District of Georgia Federal Court; 11th Circuit Appeals Court; Tax Court; and Bankruptcy Court
CERTIFICATE OF APPOINTMENT OF NOTARY PUBLIC EXPIRES: SEPTEMBER 27, 2020 Fulton County, GA
Asbury Legal, LLC
244 Roswell Street Suite 600
Marietta, GA 30060