Doug Peters has been named “2022 Georgia Lawyer of the Year” for Criminal Defense by The Best Lawyers in America, the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. Doug’s 2022 recognition is the 4th time he has received this honor, having also been named “Georgia Lawyer of the Year” for Criminal Defense by The Best Lawyers in America for 2013, 2016, and 2018.
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