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Television Appearances

Commentary and Coverage of High Profile Cases

Lawrence Zimmerman Discusses the Orlando Nightclub Shooting on WXIA

Lawrence Zimmerman sits down with Vinnie Politan to discuss the Orlando nightclub shooting. Could anything have been done legally to prevent this tragedy? Find
out how he believes our system is failing us.
Lawrence Zimmerman on WXIA-TV discussing the Orlando nightclub shooting

Former Corrections Officers Plead Guilty to Drug Distribution

Two former Georgia correctional officers entered a guilty plea in Federal Court on charges of accepting cash bribes to provide protection for drug deals at Macon State Prison. Lawrence Zimmerman represents one of the suspects and says she is remorseful. Lawrence Zimmerman discusses a former correctional officer who pled guilty to drug distribution in federal court

Fox 5 Covers Jury Selection in Ross Harris Case

WAGA-TV Fox 5 covers jury selection in the Ross Harris trial. Find out what some of the jurors were asked on the screening questionnaires. Lawrence Zimmerman represents Leanna Taylor, Harris’s ex-wife who is expected to testify and still believes the death was an accident.

Lawrence Zimmerman on WSB-TV in the Ross Harris Case.

WSB-TV Pre-Trial Coverage of Ross Harris Case Includes Lawrence Zimmerman Interview

WSB-TV coverage on the Ross Harris case as jury selection begins includes an interview from Lawrence Zimmermen. Zimmerman, representing Harris’s ex-wife, Leanna Taylor, says his client believes Cooper’s death was an accident and that Harris was a good father.Lawrence Zimmerman on WSB-TV in the Ross Harris Case.

Today Show Coverage of Harris Trial as Jury Selection Begins

As jury selection begins in the trial of Ross Harris, The Today Show airs an overview of the case. Lawrence Zimmerman represents Harris’s now former wife, Leanna Taylor, who believes the death was an accident. Good Morning America

Good Morning America: Jury Selection Begins in Harris Trial

As jury selection begins for the trial of Ross Harris, Good Morning America recaps the case. Lawrence Zimmerman represents Harris’s now ex-wife Leanna Taylor who is expected to testify in the trial.
Good Morning America

Speaking Engagements

  • GACDL Spring Seminar 2015 21st Century Forensics
  • Annual Georgia Professional Bail Bond Association – Speaker Oct, 2014. Savannah, GA
  • Speaker, Atlanta Spring Fling 2011 Federal Defender’s Seminar, “Tips on Handling Probation Interviews.”
  • Speaker, Atlanta 2011 LawReviewCLE.com, “Handling Your First DUI.”
  • Chairperson, Brasstown Valley Resort, GACDL, Fall Seminar November 2011.
  • Speaker, Atlanta 2011 LawReviewCLE.com, “Federal Criminal Defense”
  • Speaker, 2007 Firearms and Legal Issues with Concealed Weapons and Self-Defense, “Carrying Concealed Weapons Law and Self-Defense Law”
  • Speaker, Atlanta 2006 GACDL Fall Seminar, “Transitioning Your State Law Practice to Federal Law Practice”
  • Chairperson Winter Seminar 2006, “Criminal Defense”
  • Chairperson Fall Seminar 2004, “Criminal Defense”
  • Speaker, Atlanta 2001 Handling Probation Revocation Hearings, “Probation Revocations”
  • Chairperson Winter Seminar 2001, “Criminal Defense”

Authorships and Publications

  • GACDL Winter Seminar 2015 Article on Zealous Representation
  • The Bureau of Prisons in Federal Defender Seminar
  • Handling Your First DUI Case in Law Review CLE
  • Transitioning Your State Law Practice to Federal Law Practice in GACDL Newsletter, The Defender

Awards

Atlanta Craigslist - Best of Atlanta

Attorney Lawrence Zimmerman is featured on Proactive Resources’ 2012 Best of Atlanta list of Atlanta attorneys which appeared in Creative Loafing.