Georgia Professional Licensing Attorney
Your License Is Your Lifeline
Not happy to be just another face in the crowd, the Law Firm of Melvin M. Goldstein, prides itself on service, results for its clients and professionalism. At the Atlanta law office of Melvin M. Goldstein, our Georgia professional licensing lawyer represents all types of professionals, including dentists, doctors, pharmacists, childcare centers, teachers and other professionals who are facing disciplinary actions or criminal actions that could jeopardize their licenses. He understands the importance of having an experienced advocate on your side to protect your rights. Mr. Goldstein has been assisting licensed professionals for more than 35 years in administrative law matters.
You need an advocate with insight into both sides of a license suspension, revocation or other disciplinary actions. Handling a career-threatening professional licensing proceeding on your own is a misguided strategy. Contact our Atlanta licensure defense attorney online or call 770-884-6716 to schedule an appointment to discuss your situation.
Your Professional Future Could Be at Stake
The immediate and long-term consequences of a license suspension or revocation can wreak havoc on your career. Formal disciplinary actions often become public record and may be reported to databases nationwide. The ability to maintain employment, insurance coverage and be a member of an insurance panel may be severely compromised. Having a Georgia licensing attorney in your corner can help make all of the difference.
Combining Experience and Insight to Protect Your Rights
At the law office of Melvin M. Goldstein,, we provide medical licensure defense for doctors, dentists, pharmacists and entities licensed by the Department of Human Services and Department of Community Health. We take immediate steps to protect your rights and establish a strong defense based on the facts.
As an Administrative Law Judge and Hearing Officer, Mr. Goldstein has heard a wide range of licensing and administrative law cases. As a former prosecutor, he has a deep understanding of how the state proceeds with its cases. He puts that knowledge to work defending professionals and other licensees in board, administrative and other hearings.
Attorney Melvin Goldstein knows the laws, rules and regulations administered by professional licensing boards and administrative agencies as varied as the Department of Community Health, Bright From The Start, State Medical, Dental, Pharmacy and Nursing Boards, the Georgia Department of Human Services and the Georgia Real Estate Commission.
In The News
Melvin M. Goldstein, along with six other law firms, was recently featured in Modern
Luxury MEN'S BOOK Atlanta in the September, 2013 edition. Entitled Power Lawyers and
Law Firms 2013 , the article stated:
"With expertise ranging from criminal law to employment law to family law, Modern
Luxury's 2013 Power Lawyers and Law Firms can help you realize a new future. These
lawyers seek to empower their clients by taking on tough cases and bringing about a
swift, mutual resolution. Using innovation and experience with individuals and
companies of all sizes, these power players understand their clients priorities, protect their
interests and achieve their goals with effective, tailored solutions."
The section about Mr. Goldstein can be seen in its entirety on Power Lawyers and Law Firms 2013.
On January 31, 2013 for the second year in a row, Melvin M. Goldstein was recognized in Georgia's Top Rated Lawyers 2012 Edition, a special once-a-year stand-alone magazine, appearing in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Wall Street Journal, the National Law Journal, Corporate Counsel, the Daily Report and The American Lawyer . Created by LexisNexis® and Martindale-Hubbell®, the list includes those lawyers who have been rated by their peers to be AV® Preeminent™ - the highest peer review rating available by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™. The magazine includes exclusive content covering top rated lawyers and legal issues in Georgia.
The areas of practice featured in the magazine are composed of the top fifty searched Area of Practices online at Lawyers.com and Martindale.com®. Mr. Goldstein's recognition came in the area of administrative law, his specialty.
Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings are generated from confidential evaluations of lawyers and members of the judiciary located in the United States and Canada. In 2009, Melvin M. Goldstein celebrated his 10 th Anniversary of being listed among preeminent lawyers. That recognition has continued every year to date.
Of late, Mr. Goldstein has made numerous appearances on the various local television stations regarding the Atlanta Public Schools Cheating Scandal and has been frequently interviewed by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution relating to this and other issues of administrative law.
Mr. Goldstein was also recently interviewed by Rachel Aviv for an upcoming article in the New Yorker Magazine regarding the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal and its impact on the teachers.
See Mr. Goldstein's interview with Channel 11 News!
Call for a Consultation With an Atlanta Medical and Dental Licensure Lawyer
We are cognizant of the steps that are necessary to protect your right to practice medicine, dentistry and other professions. We are prepared to take those steps on your behalf. For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact our Georgia professional licensing attorney online or call 770-884-6716 for an initial consultation.