An experienced lawyer and businessman, Doug Flint has practiced law in Cherokee County, Georgia, and north metro Atlanta for the entirety of his career. He is also owner and CEO of a commercial real estate company with holdings throughout north Georgia, and is experienced in most aspects of real estate, construction, development, and rehabilitation of commercial and historic properties and the legal issues affecting businesses in those fields.
Doug assists clients, both individuals and businesses, in a range of legal matters affecting business and real estate in litigation as well as out of court. He has aggressively represented numerous clients in condemnation cases — always representing the landowner — to protect their rights and recover the maximum possible under the law when government and big corporations use eminent domain to try to take land away. He has won countless condemnation dismissals and recovered many, many millions for his clients. Doug also represents hundreds of business owners in all manner of issues affecting their business — both in court and out of court — and in his legal career, he has handled thousands of cases involving land use and contract and title matters.
Attorney Doug Flint grew up in Canton, Georgia. He is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of Georgia, the United States Supreme Court, Georgia Court of Appeals, Georgia Supreme Court, and United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Doug is also very active in the Cherokee County community, having served on numerous non-profit boards and donating his time and efforts to several worthy causes.
Doug speaks French and Spanish and assists many international clients with business matters inside and outside the United States.
Martindale-Hubbell¹, the leading attorney rating service, has rated Mr. Flint “AV Preeminent”, which is the highest possible rating.
Mr. Flint has also been named as one of its “Super Lawyers” by Thomson Reuters, an industry-leading provider of legal media. The Super Lawyers² list recognizes no more than 5% of attorneys in each state.
Emory University, J.D.
Emory University, B.A., Degrees in Economics, History, and French.
1 AV® Preeminent™ is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.
2 “Super Lawyers” is a registered service mark of West Publishing Corporation, a division of Thomson Reuters.