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Lawyer

Jonathan David Goins, American lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 2004, United States Court Appeals (Federal circuit) 2004, Georgia 2005, District of Columbia 2005. Recipient Honorary H. Carl Moultire Achievement award, Howard University School Law, 2001, Judith Wilson Senior Achievement award, University Louisville, 1999; scholar Merit scholar, Howard University School Law, 1999—2002, Woodford Porter scholar, University Louisville, 1995-1999.

Background

Goins, Jonathan David was born on January 6, 1977 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Edgar S. and Ann J. Goins.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, University Louisville, 1999. Juris Doctor, Howard University, Washington, 2002.

Career

Judicial law clerk District of Columbia Court Appeals, Washington, 2002—2003. Litigation associate Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi LLP, Minneapolis, 2003—2005, King & Spalding LLP, Atlanta, since 2005. Mock trial judge American Mock Trial Association, 2004—2006.

Achievements

  • Bar: Minnesota 2004, United States Court Appeals (Federal circuit) 2004, Georgia 2005, District of Columbia 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and newsletters.

Religion

Everybody can reach the love of God. Salvation is for everyone who turns to God.

Politics

The state should not attempt to control the church, nor should the church seek to dominate the state. The separation of church and state should not be misconstrued as the abolition of all religious expression from public life.

Views

Loss, fear, grief or guilt may be weighing someone down. Never give up. Keep up with the search of truth in yourself and you will be awarded with the sense of happiness and joy you are looking for.

Membership

Fellow: Council on Legal Education Opportunity/Thurgood Marshall Program. Member: American Bar Association, State Bar of Georgia, Gate City Bar Association, Atlanta Bar Association, National Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, reading, travel, jazz.

Connections

father:
Edgar S.

mother:
Ann J. Goins