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Orr Quoted in Daily Report

OBJ Senior Partner Wyc Orr was quoted in the July 28, 2011 edition of the Fulton County Daily Report about the drastic changes to the Georgia Public Defender Standards Council, the board that oversees Georgia’s indigent defense system. Orr, a … Read the rest

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Orr Elected Secretary of Federal Defender Board

Earlier this week, Wyc Orr, Orr Brown Johnson LLP’s Senior Partner, was elected Secretary of the Northern District of Georgia Federal Defender Program, Inc.’s Board of Directors. The Program was created by the judges of the United States District Court … Read the rest

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Orr Receives Kenyon Award at Law Day

Orr Brown Johnson LLP senior partner Wyc Orr received the A.R. Kenyon Award at the Northeastern Judicial Circuit’s 2011 Law Day Celebration at the Gainesville Civic Center. The Kenyon Award is the highest award a lawyer within the Northeastern Judicial … Read the rest

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2011 Orr Lecture at UT Law

Wyc Orr, Senior Partner of Orr Brown Johnson LLP, and his wife, Lyn Orr, sponsor an annual lecture at the University of Tennessee School of Law. This year, the Orrs were proud to host Bernie Nussbaum, who was named

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O&B Lawyers honored by Super Lawyers® Magazine

Orr & Brown LLP is proud to announce that partners Wyc Orr and Spence Johnson have been named Georgia Super Lawyers® honorees by Atlanta Magazine for 2011. Wyc Orr is included on this year’s Georgia Super Lawyers list. The Georgia Read the rest

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O&B Prevails in GA Supreme Court

Orr & Brown LLP recently secured a substantial victory in a will construction case. In See v. Mitchell, the Supreme Court of Georgia affirmed a ruling of the Superior Court of Cherokee County which had gone in favor of … Read the rest

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Orr Joins SCOTUS Amicus Brief

Wyc Orr, who has worked for some twenty-five years as an advocate for indigent defense in Georgia, and is a charter member of the Board of Directors of the Georgia Public Defender Standards Council, which governs the public defender system … Read the rest

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Orr & Brown LLP Launches New Website

Orr Brown Johnson LLP, a North Georgia trial law firm with offices in Gainesville, Athens, and Atlanta, Georgia, is proud to announce the release of its new and improved website.

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O&B Sponsors 2011 Hub Elite Cycling Team

Orr & Brown LLP is proud to sponsor the 2011 Athens Velo Club Hub Elite Team. The Hub Elite Team is a USA Cycling Category 2 club bicycle racing team that will compete in events throughout the Southeastern United States, … Read the rest

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Wyc Orr Comments on New Supreme Court Rule

OBJ Senior Partner Wyc Orr was quoted in the June 3, 2010, edition of the Gainesville Times about the Georgia Supreme Court’s announcement that it was changing its rules in response to a new law that increased the preparation fee … Read the rest

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