THE BLEND LAW FIRM

 

EFFECTIVE ADVOCACY.  STRONG CRIMINAL DEFENSE.

Maryann F. Blend

Ms. Blend's clients benefit from her seventeen years of experience as a criminal defense attorney. Since becoming a member of the Georgia Bar, she has represented thousands of clients charged with felonies, misdemeanors, juvenile offenses, and facing school discipline. She has a thriving appellate practice.

Ms. Blend is well respected in the legal community and recognized as a formidable advocate by judges, prosecutors and fellow defense bar members.

Education
  • The Westminster Schools, Class of 1989
  • Dartmouth College, B.A., 1993
  • Emory University School of Law, J.D., 1996 
Work Experience
  • Law Clerk, King & Spalding, 1996-1997
  • Assistant Public Defender,  DeKalb County Public Defender, 1997-2002
  • Partner, Blend & Michael, LLC, 2002-2005
  • Founder, Maryann F. Blend, Esq.,PC, 2005-Present
Associations & Memberships
  • Georgia Bar Association
  • Gwinnett Bar Association
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Federal District Court, Northern Georgia
  • 11th Circuit Federal Court of Appeals 
  • Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

 

 

 

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