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 licensed by the professional licensing boards, Department of Community Health and other state agencies 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. There are no simple formulas for success. Every case stands on its own merits.
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 770-425-4277 to schedule an appointment to discuss your situation.
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.
At the law office of Melvin M. Goldstein, we provide medical licensure defense for doctors, dentists, pharmacists and entities licensed by the professional licensing boards 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, and the Georgia Real Estate Commission.
Melvin M. Goldstein, along with six other law firms, was 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.
From 2012 through 2016, Melvin M. Goldstein has been recognized in Georgia's Top Rated Lawyers, 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.
In 2016, Mr. Goldstein was tapped as one of America’s most honored professionals. Mr. Goldstein was awarded this professional recognition as an accomplishment realized by the top 1% of American professionals. All qualifying public recognitions of excellence are certified by The American Registry and include significant mentions in requests, honors by recognized trade groups and acclaimed recognitions by peers or clients.
In the past, 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 interviewed by Rachel Aviv for an article in the New Yorker Magazine regarding the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal and its impact on the teachers.
"I received an email today from the Georgia Board of Dentistry with my license approval and number. Mr. Goldstein I really appreciate your help and thanks so much for everything."
— Dr. SV
"Thanks for the guidance and help with my licensing in Georgia. Having your expert counsel at my side before, during and after my board hearing was invaluable.
You are THE professional helping professionals in Georgia."
"We continue to thank you for your kindness.
Please continue to do what you can to get L.'s license restored. He needs this so much.
Again, Thanks so much."
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 770-425-4277 for an initial consultation.