Courtney Lerch

The Lerch Law Firm
317 Tattnall Street
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 443-5007

Areas of Practice

Exclusive Focus on Criminal Law

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Georgia, 2009
Colorado, 2011
U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia, 2010
U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 2014


Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, Mississippi
J.D. - 2007
Honors: American Jurisprudence Award - Legal Research and Writing
University of Georgia
B.A. - 1999
Major: Journalism

Honors and Awards

Best of Savannah- Criminal Defense Attorney 2018
Bill Daniel's Trial Advocacy Program, 2014 - Present
Am Jur - Legal Writing/Advanced Legal Writing, 2006 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Bar Association
Savannah Bar Association, 2008 - Present
Georgia Association of Women Lawyers
State Bars of Georgia
State Bars of Colorado
Savannah Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, 2014 - Present
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, 2011 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys

Past Employment Positions

Grenfell, Sledge & Stevens, Law Clerk, 2008 - 2009
Mississippi Court of Appeals, Intern, 2008 - Present
MS Attorney General's Office, Criminal Appeals Division, Extern, 2007 - Present
United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, Judicial Intern, 2006 - Present
The Wade Law Firm, Attorney, 2010 - 2016

Pro Bono Activities
Mississippi Center for Justice, 2006 - Present

Delta Gamma