James Houston Washburn

James Houston Washburn

Lawrenceville, Georgia
NCDD National College for DUI Defense: James H Washburn
Houston Washburn is from Duluth, Georgia and is the son of attorneys Margaret Gettle Washburn and Lawrence Lee Washburn III. Houston graduated from the University of Georgia where he majored in International Affairs in the School of Public and International Affairs. Houston next graduated from Atlanta's John Marshall Law School in May 2014. Houston joined his mother in her law firm of Margaret Gettle Washburn, P.C. where he focuses on criminal defense and personal injury.

Areas of Practice

  • 45% Personal Injury
  • 45% Criminal Law
  • 10% Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2014


  • John Marshall Law School, Atlanta, Georgia
    • J.D. - 2014
  • University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
    • B.A. - 2011
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, 2014 - Present
  • Gwinnett Bar Association, 2014 - Present
  • American Association of Justice , 2015 - Present
  • Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers , 2015 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Malone Law Firm, Law Clerk, 2011 - 2013
  • Gwinnett County Courts, Judicial Clerk to Judge Robert Waller, 2011


  • English