One of The Most Decorated Attorneys In America

Paul Howard Jr. is a highly respected lawyer, community leader, former elected official, innovative executive, and criminal justice expert. He served the Atlanta community for over two decades as the former Fulton County District Attorney and processed more than 45,000 cases.

The Warrior Who Will Fight For And Defend You

Paul Howard Jr. has been serving the underserved and unheard for his entire life. He gained momentum during his six-term and 23-year career as former Fulton County District Attorney. Through his public service, he gained a track record of dramatically reducing violent crime, transforming the criminal justice system, and preparing our next generation of leadership.

A pillar in the community, Paul Howard Jr. previously served on boards for the Fulton Atlanta Community Action Authority, Partnership Against Domestic Violence, Chairperson of the Gate City Bar Association Government Law Section, and the Atlanta University Criminal Justice Public Service Institute Courts Committee.

Now, he is the founder of The Paul Howard Law Firm. A firm dedicated to:


Fighting For Your Rights

Making Sure Your Voice Is Heard

At The Paul Howard Law Firm, We Will Always Respect Your Name And Your Pain

You and your case matter to us. Our firm believes in personal care and attention, not just quick wins. We are committed to our local community with an office in the heart of Atlanta on historic Cascade Road.

We don’t bill by the hour. We evaluate each case and commit our firm’s resources to achieve the best possible outcome for your case. Our fees are contingent, which means that you don’t pay our firm unless We Win your case.

Trust a leader who’s been doing what’s right for the community for decades. Call The Paul Howard Law Firm for your free case evaluation today.


Emory University School of Law
J.D. Juris Doctorate

Morehouse College
Bachelor of Science in Political Science

Professional Associations

Local and Nationally Recognized Awards

Atlanta Bar Association, Distinguished Service Award
Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys, Zenith Award for service to Community Organizations
Georgia’s Butler Street YMCA, Legacy of First Innovator Award
Georgia’s Gate City Bar Association, Hall of Fame Inductee
Labor Distinguished Service Award, Police Benevolent Association of Georgia, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
2004, 2010
Morehouse College, Atlanta, Georgia, National Alumni Distinguished Service Award
National Bar Association, My Brother’s Keeper Award
National Black Prosecutors, Leadership and Pioneer Awards
1994, 2013, 2019
National Humane Society, Leadership in Combating Illegal Animal Abuse
Rolling Out Magazine, Justice for all Community Service Award

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