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Founding & Managing Partner

Donald C. Turner, Founding Partner

Personal Injury, Criminal Defense & DUI:  Don has been practicing law for 40 years. During that time, he has built extensive relationships within the medical, legal and law enforcement communities throughout northern Georgia.

Prior to his legal career, Don was an offensive lineman for the NFL with the Atlanta Falcons and New York Jets. He brings the NFL themes of discipline, teamwork, exceptional performance, and the love of winning when working for his clients and managing his firm. He fights aggressively for the rights of his clients.

Don has won millions of dollars for clients injured in automobile accidents and survivors in wrongful death cases. He is a member of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers and the Top 25 Auto Accident Trial Lawyers Association.

Don has successfully defended thousands of clients facing criminal charges, including trying hundreds of cases in municipal, state, superior, and federal court systems.

Don completed extensive post-graduate work in counseling and psychology while working as a Probation Officer in Fulton and DeKalb Counties. This experience gave him an understanding of people— clients, judges, prosecutors — and better enabling him to obtain the best legal outcomes for his clients.

Don is a Founding Member of the National College for DUI Defense (NCDD). The Founding NCDD Members represent the original 100 DUI defense attorneys from across the nation who were invited by the original 10 Founding Fathers to participate in and sponsor the creation of the College. He was one of only eight selected in Georgia.

He is also a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (GACDL), DUI Defense Lawyers Association, Top 100 DUI Attorneys in the State of Georgia, the Georgia Chapter of Defense of Drinking Drivers (DODD). He is NHTSA-certified in field sobriety testing and Intoxilyzer breath-testing devices.

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  • Given me much guidance and helpful information

    Mr. Turner has given me much guidance and helpful information over the years. I trust his judgment, and his kind nature has always put me at ease when I have been worried.
  • A highly skilled lawyer

    Don Turner is a highly skilled lawyer and a wonderful human being. He is extremely bright, hardworking and tremendously talented in the courtroom. There are some people that you meet and immediately feel a sense of comfort in their presence, that they are thoughtful and have the tremendous confid...
  • If you need a lawyer ...call Don

    Don has handled a number of issues for myself and my family. I have known Don for over 25 years and I have recommended Don to many people over the years and they seem to be happy with his work. Don is well known all around the state in most courts. If you need a lawyer ...call Don.
  • Excellent in his preparation showing hard work and determination

    Mr Turner was excellent in his preparation showing hard work and determination to bring our situation to a very favorable conclusion. His attention to detail was outstanding . Not once did I feel that he was not "in our corner". His professional manner and demeanor insures that he will be called ...
  • I am very happy I did

    After being arrested Mr. Turner came to the detention center I was in he assured me he would do everything in his power to help me. After careful consideration I chose Turner and Associates but more specifically Don Turner to represent me. I am very happy I did so. Once I arrived at his office he...
  • An excellent lawyer

    Donald Turner is an excellent lawyer. When I was charged with a DUI in Cobb County Mr. Turner not only got the charge taken down to Reckless Driving, but managed to allow me to keep my driver's license as well. Mr. Turner and his entire staff always had the time to answer questions or set a meeti...
  • Exemplary service

    I wanted to once again thank you for all that you and your staff have done for me in reference to my DUI case. Especially, I would like to point out to you the exemplary service of Don Turner's team. Not only are they extremely personable and attentive every time I have had to contact the office,...
  • Hard work and sincerity

    I would like to thank Attorney Manal Chehimi for the exemplary work she has done in getting my DUI case dismissed. Thank you so much for: your dedication, your honesty, hard work and sincerity, but last but not least, thank you for restoring hope! Your interpersonal skills, really got me thru tho...
  • We've added him to our speed dial!

    When I got my DUI, I was SO stressed about what I was about to deal with. Mr Turner not only saved my license but made the entire process as simple as possible. I was surprised to receive an actual person every time I called his office. The entire staff was extremely helpful, and Mr. Turner was i...
  • Impressed by how smoothly everything went

    Seeing that I've had little experience with the criminal justice system, I was impressed by how smoothly everything went. Don was able to negotiate a great plea deal with very lenient sentence conditions. No need to be stressed. Don's got it covered. I was able to move on with my life.
  • Have never been disappointed

    I would highly recommend hiring Don Turner for any of your law needs. We have used him on multiple occasions & have never been disappointed. He is very professional & courteous of your time as well. If it weren't for Mr. Turner, our outcome in court probably wouldn't have been very good. ...
  • I felt very confident with you

    My family and I are so appreciative of you. You and your team did such an unbelievable job of defending me in criminal court. I felt very confident with you handling things. It made me feel comfortable that you always showed confidence and spoke knowledgeably. Every time something was requested o...
  • Made the entire process as simple as possible

    When I got my DUI, I was SO stressed about what I was about to deal with. Mr. Turner not only saved my license but made the entire process as simple as possible. I was surprised to receive an actual person every time I called his office. The entire staff was extremely helpful, and Mr. Turner was ...
  • I could tell that he genuinely cared

    Don Turner spent time to go over all the details of my DUI case. He provided options, and was honest about best and worst case scenarios and the most likely outcomes. He took time to answer all my questions, and I could tell that he genuinely cared. Don let me know where there were issues with th...
  • I'm grateful I used this Firm

    I can't tell you how much I appreciate everyone's patience & hard work. I apologize for my punctuality and I'm grateful I used this Firm. Hopefully, I'll never need your services again, but I will recommend this Firm to anyone who may need it. Thanks again. Ya'll are the bestest ever!!!!
  • I was very pleased

    Don Turner handled a DUI case for me. The out come of the case ended positively and I was very pleased with the knowledge and expertize that Don brought to the courtroom. Don also made me feel at ease throughout this process, which made it easier to deal with. On top of all that, Don's staff is j...
  • Among the best

    Don and I have been friends for over 25 years and his skills as a criminal defense lawyers are among the best in the defense bar in Georgia. He is an effective professional and always has the best interest of his clients at heart. More importantly, Don has the legal knowledge to back up his effor...
  • Always given us good counsel and met all of our expectations

    Don has done several cases for our family. He has always given us good counsel and met all of our expectations. I would recommend him to anyone who needed an attorney.
  • GREAT LAWYER GREAT JOB!

    Mr. Turner took time to explain how he was going to handle my case ,gave me an understanding of his approach concerning motions and the possible outcomes, when calling turner he always called back promptly. he also worked with the other law firm representing me in the civil case. The criminal cas...
  • Very knowledgeable and communicates openly with his clients

    I have known Don for quite some time. He is very knowledgeable and communicates openly with his clients. His counsel has proven valuable time and again. I have gladly recommended him to several of my friends. If you need counsel for a DUI or trial situation, then Don and his team are the people t...
  • Professionalism and knowledge built my confidence

    Don and his team said they were going to protect me from a lifetime sentence and that was going to take covering every avenue of my defense from a to z. My life was on the line. I would either be spending the rest of it in prison or the rest of it out of prison as I saw things. Don and his team's...
  • Very strong and solid reputation and respect among the court officials and judges

    Don has handled a number of issues for myself and my family. Besides being very knowledgeable I found that he had a very strong and solid reputation and respect among the court officials and judges who were handling my cases. Fair and sensible in helping me resolve my matters in a common sense ma...
  • G.T. (Smyrna DUI Client)

    I had never been pulled over for DUI before. A friend referred me to Don saying, "You will like him. He is good." Don met with me and explained my options and possible outcomes. The final result is better than he had first suggested and worth every dollar. Don knows how to maneuver through the sy...
  • It really helps to have such great people like you

    Thank you so much for everything, especially your kindness with me. You have no idea just how much it means to me that you have been so kind to me. You guided me through this case and have been there for me with your reassuring words. It really helps to have such great people like you through som...

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Roswell, GA 30075
770-594-1777
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