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Attorney, Managing Partner and Piano Extraordinaire


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  • Atlanta, GA 30303-2780
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Joel Aldrich Jothan Callins
Managing Partner

Joel Callins is an attorney and managing partner at The Callins Law Firm. Along with his talented staff, Joel assists clients in matters dealing with foreclosure, eviction, litigation, bankruptcy, landlord/tenant law, probate law, defaults and creditor collections. He has over 14 years of experience, is a member of the the State Bar of Georgia and a member of the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court and the United States District Court for the southern, middle and northern districts of Georgia.

Joel is a member of the Buckhead Business Association, the American Bar Association, the Dougherty County Bar Association, the Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA) and the Georgia Real Estate Closing Attorneys Association (GRECAA). He was named Georgia Rising Star 2012  and 2013 by Super Lawyers Magazine and is part of Leadership Buckhead’s class of 2012. He earned his bachelor of art history from Birmingham Southern College and received his J.D. from Cumberland School of Law. He also earned a Masters in business administration from American Intercontinental University and is currently pursuing his Masters in law (LL.M.) from Loyola University School of Law.

Originally hailing from Baltimore, Maryland, Joel grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and now commutes between Atlanta and Albany, Georgia. In his spare time, you can find Joel spending time with his wife and two children. He enjoys playing the piano and other keyboard-based instruments and is the minister of music at Words of Faith AME Church.

“I chose this career because I love analyzing problems, finding solutions and giving advice. The practice of law allows me to do this and help people at the same time.”