Attorney David Holmes

David Holmes

David Holmes is a seasoned criminal defense attorney with a proven track record of excellence in the legal field. With a career spanning over a decade and a half, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every case he handles. David's commitment to justice and his unwavering dedication to his clients have earned him a reputation as a formidable advocate in the courtroom.

David is a “Double Dawg.” He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree cum laude from the University of Georgia in 2005. He continued his education at UGA Law, earning his law degree in 2008. David's academic achievements reflect his dedication to excellence. Since then, he has become an integral part of the legal community, making his mark in the field of criminal law.

For 15 years, David Holmes served as a relentless prosecutor, honing his skills by handling an extensive range of cases. His experience covers the entire spectrum of criminal law, from minor infractions like traffic tickets to complex and high-stakes cases such as murder, and gang-related offenses. David’s service included time spent throughout metro Atlanta, including in the Major Case Unit in Fulton County and as a Deputy Chief Assistant District Attorney in Cherokee County. This diverse background has equipped him with a deep understanding of both sides of the legal process.

David's transition from prosecutor to defense attorney was a natural progression driven by his unwavering commitment to justice. He has successfully channeled his extensive trial experience and in-depth knowledge of criminal law into passionately defending the rights and interests of his clients. David's strategic thinking, meticulous preparation, and persuasive advocacy make him a force to be reckoned with in the courtroom. His commitment to his clients and the law has earned him the respect of peers and clients alike.

Attorney David Holmes

Beyond his legal prowess, David is known for his compassionate and client-focused approach. He understands the challenges and anxieties his clients face when navigating the legal system. This empathy, combined with his legal acumen, allows him to provide personalized guidance and unwavering support to those seeking his counsel.

Whether navigating the complexities of the legal system or providing steadfast advocacy in the courtroom, David Holmes integrity, tenacity, and legal expertise make him a valuable addition to the team at Speights Law.

For a seasoned attorney who will fight passionately for your rights, look no further than David Holmes and the team at Speights Law. Contact him today to secure the skilled and compassionate representation you deserve.

  • Criminal Law
  • University of Georgia 2005
  • University of Georgia School of Law 2008
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • State of Georgia
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Blue Ridge Bar Association
  • 2017 Assistant Solicitor of the Year

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"Archie and his team always provide top notch service. Archie has handled several cases for me and I have always been highly satisfied. Would highly recommend for any situation you may need."

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