Criminal Pretrial Practice; Legal Writing, Research & Analysis I and II; Trial Advocacy & Writing
Professor Gelin is an experienced trial attorney who represented indigent defendants as an Assistant Public Defender with the Office of the DeKalb County Public Defender from 1991 through 2010. Prior to joining the Public Defender’s office, he practiced corporate law, first at Goodwin Procter LLP in Boston, and then at Arnall Golden Gregory LLP in Atlanta. From 1994 through 1995, Professor Gelin taught criminal law at Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School as an Adjunct Professor.
B.A., Amherst College, magna cum laude
J.D., Duke University School of Law, With Honors