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Richard A. Carothers

Managing Partner
Email:  [email protected]

Practice areas


  • Georgia and Ohio, 1976
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia


  • Emory University School of Law, J.D., 1976
  • Denison University, B.A., 1973

Associations & memberships

  • Gwinnett County and Ohio State Bar Associations
  • State Bar of Georgia

Biographical details

  • Assistant City Attorney, City of Atlanta, 1977-1985
  • Assistant County Attorney, Gwinnett County, Georgia, 1985-1987
  • County Attorney, Director of Law Department, Gwinnett County, Georgia, 1987-1992
  • Past President, City Attorneys Section, Georgia Municipal Association
  • Chairman, Local Governmental Section, State Bar of Georgia
  • General Counsel, Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police, 2020-

Carothers & Mitchell, LLC represents individuals and businesses throughout Georgia, including Buford and  Gwinnett Counties and Metropolitan Atlanta.