Michael A. Penn is the principal attorney with The Penn Law Firm, P.C. He has been practicing law in the State of Georgia since 1993. His practice concentrates in the areas of general corporate and business law, mergers and acquisitions, and commercial litigation.
Michael received his Juris Doctor degree from the Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware in 1993, and received his B.A. from the University of Maryland, College Park in 1990. Michael lives in Alpharetta, Georgia with his wife and four children.
Prior to starting The Penn Law Firm, he was with the firm of Briskin & Associates, L.C. for six years, also practicing in the areas of general corporate and business law, mergers and acquisitions, and commercial litigation.
Michael started his legal career serving as a prosecuting attorney in DeKalb County, Georgia, where he performed dozens of jury trials and more than one hundred bench trials. Thereafter, he joined the law firm of Lane, O'Brien & Caswell, P.C., where he handled a wide variety of cases in the areas of commercial and general civil litigation.
Michael is a member of the Georgia Bar and is admitted to practice before all Georgia trial courts, the Supreme Court of Georgia, the Georgia Court of Appeals, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, and the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit. Michael has successfully argued several cases before the Georgia Supreme Court and the Georgia Court of Appeals, and has numerous reported cases.
Professional Affiliations & Community Leadership
Georgia Bar Association, member since 1993
American Bar Associaton, member since 1993
North Fulton Bar Association, Board of Directors, 2010-
Atlanta Bar Association, member since 1997
Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce, Small Business Committee, 2005-
Leadership North Fulton, 2004 Graduate
Boy Scouts of America, current Den Leader and former Club Master