Bruce Harvey Law Firm * 146 Nassau St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30303 * 404 659-4628 (main) * 404 681-3953 (fax)

 
 
Attorney Profile:

Bruce S. Harvey

Founder/Principal

Attorney Bruce Harvey has devoted more than thirty years to the defense of those accused or charged with one or more criminal offenses. His practice has taken him to both federal and state courts in more than twenty states and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Mr. Harvey is known for his expert and unwavering advocacy on behalf of every client, the numerous high profile defendants he has represented, as well as the those who attract less publicity. Mr. Harvey has acted as lead counsel in a minimum of one pro bono death penalty case each year throughout his career.

Affiliations

Mr. Harvey is a frequent lecturer and panel member in seminars on constitutional and criminal law throughout the country. As a past president and lifetime member of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Mr. Harvey is often included as a speaker and panel participant at seminars for both organizations. Mr. Harvey lectures regularly at Institute of Continued Legal Education Seminars and has taught courses at Georgia State University. Other speaking engagements include the Associations of Criminal Defense Lawyers in Oregon, Maine, Alabama, Louisiana and Utah. He is a fellow of the American Board of Criminal Lawyers and a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the District of Columbia Bar. Mr. Harvey is a mentor for the Georgia Trial Skills Clinic and a judge for the annual National Mock Trial Competitions.

Awards & Honors

For his work on death penalty cases, Mr. Harvey received the Thurgood Marshall Award presented by the New York State Bar. In 2008, he was selected as a member of the National Security Seminar at the Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Named one of Georgia's Top Lawyers, he also has achieved SuperLawyer status. Mr. Harvey has been featured in Atlanta Magazine, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and was named one of Georgia's 100 Most Influential People by Georgia Trend Magazine.

Education

Mr. Harvey received his Juris Doctor degree in 1977 from the University of Georgia School of Law and Master of Business Administration in 1973 from the University of Georgia. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from North Carolina State University where he was a member of the swim team.

Contact

bruce@bharveylawfirm.com

 
Attorney Profile:

Jennifer S. Hanson

Senior Associate

Attorney Jennifer Hanson, a native of Atlanta, joined Bruce Harvey's law firm in 2001. She is now Mr. Harvey's Senior Associate, handling all criminal matters ranging from misdemeanors to major felonies. She was first drawn to criminal law in 1994 when she worked at Tulane's Criminal Law Clinic handling conflict cases for indigent defendants in Orleans Parish, Louisiana.

Education

Ms. Hanson received her undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University in 1995 and her law degree from Tulane University in 1998.

Affiliations

Ms. Hanson is a member of GACDL (Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers) and NACDL (National Assocation of Criminal Defense Lawyers). She is licensed to practice law by the Georgia Bar.

Contact

jennifer@bharveylawfirm.com

 
Attorney Profile:

K. Julie Hojnacki

Defense Attorney

Originally from Anchorage, Alaska, Julie joined the firm in 2006.

Education

Ms. Hojnacki pursued under-graduate studies at both Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana and Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts. She received a B.A. from Boston University in International Relations (with a minor in French), graduating cum laude in 2003. She obtained her J.D. from the New England School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts in 2006.

Affiliations

Julie is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Georgia, the Court of Appeals of Georgia, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia. She is also a member of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (GACDL) and completed GACDL'S 8th Annual Bill Daniel Trial Advocacy Program.

Contact

julie@bharveylawfirm.com

 
Attorney Profile:

Kimberly H. Cornwell

Defense Attorney

As the newest member of Bruce Harvey's team, Ms. Cornwell joined the firm in 2010. She relocated to Georgia in 2005 from Southern California and has focused exclusively on criminal defense cases since 2006.

Education

Ms. Cornwell received her undergraduate degree from Syracuse University in 1982 and her law degree from New York Law School in 1987.

Affiliations

Ms. Cornwell is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, State Bar of California, and the State Bar of New York.

She is also a member of GACDL (Georgia Association Criminal Defense Lawyers) and GABWA (Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys). Ms. Cornwell is also licensed to appear in federal court for the Northern District of Georgia.

Contact

kim@bharveylawfirm.com

 

Legal Services

THE LAW OFFICES OF BRUCE S. HARVEY are dedicated exclusively to the practice of criminal law. Our firm has the experience and expertise to defend our clients against any serious criminal charges. We handle major cases in both State and Federal courts here in Georgia and across the United States.

Our practice areas include:

  • Complex Drug Charges
  • (CCE, RICO, Conspiracy)
  • Drug Possession/Distribution
  • Weapons Charges
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Homicide/Violent Crimes
  • Public Corruption
  • All Major Felonies

 
 

Media Coverage

Fox 5 Atlanta

See Bruce Harvey's response to the scandal surrounding Judge Camp and allegations of misconduct.

News 11 Atlanta

Hear Bruce Harvey's side of the story about the court events that resulted in a 10 day sentence for contempt of court.

Georgia Magazine

Read the multi-page article written about Bruce Harvey in Georgia Magazine.

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Read the AJC article about the Ray Lewis trial.

Men Looking Ahead Magazine

Bruce Harvey was recently chosen by Men Looking Ahead News Magazine, as an honoree for Georgia's most powerful & influential lawyers.

 

Contact Details


146 Nassau St. NW

Atlanta, GA 30303

404 659-1234 (main)

404 123-1234 (fax)

 

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