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Joel M. Langdon is an associate at Kitchens Kelley Gaynes, P.C., focusing primarily on commercial litigation. Joel has significant experience representing clients in high-stakes civil and criminal matters, including complex litigation, internal investigations, and criminal matters involving allegations of white- collar crime. Joel’s experience spans various stages of both trial and appellate litigation, and he has been a member of numerous trial teams trying cases to a full jury verdict. Joel is a barrister of the Lamar Inn of Court, serves on the advisory board of the Emory Public Interest Committee, and serves as a member of the Southern Center for Human Rights Ambassadors. Joel graduated from Emory University School of Law with high honors, in 2014. While in law school, Joel served as Editor in Chief of the Emory Law Journal and was elected order of the coif. Prior to attending law school, Joel worked for a nonprofit organization where he focused on the issues of community development and affordable housing.

  • Georgia Bar
  • Lamar Inn of Court, Barrister
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • Emory University (J.D. with high honors 2014; Order of the Coif; Editor-in-Chief, Emory Law Journal);
  • Southern Methodist University (M.A. in Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management 2011);
  • University of Rochester (B.A. in Philosophy and Anthropology 2009)