Brenda Joy (B.J.) Bernstein


Brenda Joy (B.J.) Bernstein in her 27 years of the practice of law has professionally and persuasively advocated for her clients. Her trial work as both a criminal defense lawyer and in civil personal injury cases has led to her recognition as one of the top trial lawyers in Georgia and numerous awards for her commitment to justice.

She has been recognized every year since 2008 as a Georgia Super Lawyer, including a designation as one of the top 100 lawyers in Georgia and one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers. Georgia Trend Magazine had named her to it’s Legal Elite list and profiled her as one of six of Georgia’s “Power Women.”

B.J. is 1987 graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law and received her B.A. in history from Emory University.

B.J. has tried over 100 jury trials in her career as well as handling a number of appellate cases that have changed the law on numerous issues. She is a savvy negotiator as well.

B.J. has appeard as a legal commentator on television and radio including CNN, MSNBC, FOX, ABC, CBS, NBC, NPR, V-103 and 640 WGST.


1180 West Peachtree Street NW, Suite 2400,
Atlanta , Georgia , 30309
United States

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