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Television Appearances

Commentary and Coverage of High Profile Cases

WXIA-TV Discussion on Hot Cases

Lawrence Zimmerman and fellow attorney Darryl Cohen appear on a legal roundtable hosted by Vinnie Politan and discuss hot cases, including Steven Avery from “Making a Murderer,” Ryan Lochte, Anthony Hill’s family asking for a speedy trial in his death and Jeffrey Hazelwood. legal-roundtable-8-29-16

Jeffrey Hazelwood’s First Court Appearance

Jeffrey Hazelwood, who is accused of killing teenagers Carter Davis and Natalie Henderson behind a Publix in Roswell, made his first appearance in Fulton County Court where he exhibited some unusual behavior. hazelwood-appearance-8-5-16

Lawrence Zimmerman Offers Commentary on Hemy Neuman Retrial

As the case of Hemy Neuman, who was found guilty but mentally incompetent of killing Rusty Sneiderman, goes to retrial, the widow Andrea Sneiderman will not testify. She was Lawrence Zimmerman talks about this development in the sensational case.
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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.

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.