Practice Areas Overview

Since Zimmerman & Associates was founded by attorney Barry Zimmerman over 40 years ago, the firm has provided comprehensive general litigation assistance to clients throughout the Atlanta Metropolitan area of Georgia.  Our clients range from individuals and families to multinational corporations and everyone in between.

A Personalized Approach

Our small, family-style firm is the ideal setting for personal service.  We take the time to get to know our clients and their needs in order to passionately represent each and every one of them.  Our attorneys provide meaningful communication by partnering with our clients to outline the progression of their case, answer their questions, and plan strategies to resolve their dispute.  At Zimmerman & Associates, our attorneys are here to assist you in achieving your goals so that you swiftly receive an excellent legal outcome.

Areas of Practice

As a general practice litigation firm with an old-fashioned feel, we pride ourselves on having the knowledge and experience to provide cutting-edge legal representation in the following practice areas:

Criminal Law

The attorneys of Zimmerman & Associates defend clients against all types of misdemeanor and felony criminal charges, including driving under the influence (DUIs), minors in possession (MIPs), traffic violations, juvenile crimes, drug crimes, theft crimes, assault, manslaughter, and murder.

Young Adults

Our firm represents juveniles who are 16 years old and younger, and young adults who are 17 years old and older, in all types of cases.  We provide defense representation against charges of MIPs, DUIs, possession of marijuana, and traffic offenses where the young adult's license may be at stake.

Family Law

Family law matters can be some of the most stressful and life-changing issues a person may ever have to face.  As experienced attorneys, we strive to minimize the impact these issues have on our clients by providing compassionate and comprehensive divorce representation.  Our attorneys assist in all aspects of divorce, including both contested and uncontested divorces, as well as in matters pertaining to child custody, contempt of court, and temporary protective order proceedings.

Personal Injury

As experienced litigators, the attorneys of Zimmerman & Associates represent injured victims in all types of personal injury cases, including those involving automobile accidents and traumatic injuries.  We also represent families who have lost a loved one due to the negligence or an intentional act of another party in wrongful death actions.

Corporate Law

The attorneys of Zimmerman & Associates understand that the key to a profitable business is continued operations, free of any legal encumbrances.  To this end, we provide a wide range of corporate and businesses services, including assisting with corporate formation, contracts, non-compete agreements, and mergers and acquisitions.  We are also equipped to handle any business litigation issues our clients may have.


Our attorneys assist individuals and families with all of their immigration needs, including B2 tourist visas, L1 work-based visas, family-based visas, K1 fiancée visas, and K3 marriage visas.  In addition, we represent clients in appeals of unfavorable decisions.

Workers' Compensation

Zimmerman & Associates is dedicated to representing clients who have been injured while on the job.  If you have been injured and your workers' compensation claim is undervalued by your employer or your employer's insurer, our attorneys can help you fight for what is rightfully yours.

Tax Evasion

If the IRS asks you about taxes you were supposed to pay a long time ago, and you are worried about being charged, contact the Gwinnett County, Georgia white collar crimes defense lawyers at Zimmerman & Associates.

Seek Experienced Legal Representation

For over 40 years, the attorneys of Zimmerman & Associates have been helping clients achieve their legal objectives.  Our judicial experience combined with our expertise as attorneys gives us the edge needed to help you resolve your legal concerns.  For assistance with your legal matter, contact Zimmerman & Associates today.