Matt Crosby

Matthew D. Crosby

Matt Crosby

ATTORNEY AT LAW

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Practice Areas:

  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI/Traffic Violations
  • Drug Charges
  • Sex Offenses
  • Theft/Fraud Charges

Biography

Mr. Crosby grew up in the metro-Atlanta area and honed his trial skills serving as an Assistant District Attorney in the Gwinnett County District Attorney’s Office prosecuting felonies. As a prosecutor, Mr. Crosby successfully tried and convicted individuals charged with murder, rape, kidnapping, child molestation, armed robbery, drug trafficking, vehicular homicide, aggravated assault, forgery, theft among other charges. Before prosecuting Matt worked with his father, Attorney David Crosby in Atlanta where he not only defended those charged with crimes, he also handled complex civil litigation issues for corporate, as well as individual clients.

During his career, Mr. Crosby has had extensive litigation experience, appearing as lead counsel in well over two thousand felony criminal cases. He has tried over 150 jury and bench trials. Mr. Crosby has a significant amount of appellate experience as well, handling and successfully arguing cases in front of both the Georgia Court of Appeals and the Georgia Supreme Court. Mr. Crosby also served as an Assistant City Solicitor in the City of Suwanee, GA prosecuting misdemeanors such as DUI’s.

Mr. Crosby is married to his law partner with two children. He and his family live in Snellville, GA. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, watching college football, and exercising.

Bar Admission

  • Georgia, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1999
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals

Past Positions

  • Gwinnett County District Attorney’s Office, Assistant District Attorney, 2002 to 2006
  • David U. Crosby & Associates, Attorney, 1998 to 2002

Professional Associations

  • Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Gwinnett County Bar Association
  • Gwinnett County Bar Association, Criminal Defense Section

Education

  • Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, Mississippi
    • Juris Doctor - 1998
    • Honors: Senator in the Student Bar Association
    • Honors: Marshal in the legal fraternity of Phi Alpha Delta
  • Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Guest Student - 1998
  • Wake Forest University
    • Bachelor of Arts degree in History - 1993
    • Honors: Football Varsity Letterman
    • Honors: Atlantic Coast Conference Honor Roll
    • Honors: Academic Excellence Award
    • Honors: Psi Delta Chapter of Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity, Member
    • Honors: Dean's List

Classes & Seminars

  • Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth, Georgia, Guest Instructor