Greg K. Hecht
Firm: Hecht Walker Attorneys at Law
Address: 205 Corporate Center Drive, Suite B
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Membership: State Bar of Georgia; American Bar Association (Delegate, House of Delegates, 1986-1987); Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.
University: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 1985, University of Georgia, J.D., 1988
Admitted: 1988, Georgia; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia; Georgia Court of Appeals; Georgia Supreme Court
Biography: · Lead Counsel in over 400 Trials and 1,000 Hearings · Achieved the highest rating for legal ability by Martindale Hubble and Designated Ga. Super Lawyer by Publishers of Atlanta Magazine · Commercial and real estate litigation, commercial landlord representation, builder and developer representation, land use, property tax appeals, contract drafting, fraud litigation, personal injury & wrongful death, employment, 42 USC 1983, and general counsel for local governments and businesses (1995-present) · Clayton County Staff Attorney (1993-1995) - Land Use, Contract, Employment, 42 USC 1983, Tax Appeal, and Inverse Condemnation Litigation · Assistant District Attorney (1989-1993) - Also, DEA Atlanta Airport Drug Task Force Special Prosecutor - All Convictions Upheld on Appeal · Insurance Defense and Plaintiff's Counsel (1988-1989) · State Senator (1999-2003) State Representative (1997-1999) - Recipient 1999 Ga. Council on Aging's Legislator of the Year; 1998 Speak up for Children Award · UNC-Chapel Hill-BA Degree 1985-Recipient Chancellor's Award-Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award-Given to One Man and One Woman in Graduating Class "Who Best Demonstrate Unselfish Interest in Human Welfare" · UGA Law School-JD Degree 1988-Moot Court, Prosecutorial Clinic, and ABA House of Delegates-1 of 2 Law Students in the United States to represent the 40,000 Law Students in the ABA's Legislative Body · Gideon's Trumpet Award Recipient given to One Georgian Who Best Ensures Equal Justice For All (2002) · Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice's Professionalism Commission's Community Service Award - First Award given in State by Commission (1987).