Carlock, Copeland & Stair L.L.P.

We are Carlock Copeland & Stair. We are civil trial lawyers who thrive on advocating for our clients. We work with individuals and institutions large and small and are respected in courthouses throughout the Southeast as well-prepared, forceful, creative and cost-effective attorneys. Our expertise, drive and dedication will help you achieve the best possible result with a defense tailored to your case.

We have a proven formula for success:

•    Hire quality people.
•    Listen to the client.
•    Develop the best defense strategy.
•    Think and act aggressively.
•    Communicate well and often.
•    Provide the defense cost-effectively.

In 1970 we had 5 attorneys. Now, we have approximately 90 attorneys. Our steady growth is a result of referrals from happy, satisfied clients who have experienced the benefit of our efforts. Our litigation expertise is the basis for budgets, litigation plans and highly accurate predictions. If you have civil dispute concerns, contact any of our Partners or one of our Practice Group Leaders listed below. They will be glad to help.

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D. Gary Lovell, Jr

One Ninety One Peachtree Tower
191 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 3600
Atlanta, GA 30303


Emergency: (843) 822-0345
Business: (843) 727-2995

Shannon M. Sprinkle

One Ninety One Peachtree Tower
191 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 3600
Atlanta, Georgia 30303


Business: (404) 221-2330
Fax: (404) 523-2345

Johannes S. Kingma

One Ninety One Peachtree Tower
191 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 3600
Atlanta, Georgia 30303


Emergency: (404) 221-2278
Fax: (404) 222-9482

Richard Foster

One Ninety One Peachtree Tower
191 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 3600
Atlanta, Georgia 30303


Emergency: (404) 221-2252
Fax: (404) 523-2345

Eric J. Frisch

One Ninety One Peachtree Tower
191 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 3600
Atlanta, Georgia 30303


Business: (404) 221-2270