Brian’s areas of expertise

Probate Litigation
Trust and Fiduciary Litigation
Guardianship & Conservatorship

Brian M. Deutsch


Brian graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Arts in political science in 1993. He attended the same University for law school, graduating in 1996. Brian has specialized in fiduciary litigation for over 15 years, representing individuals and corporate fiduciaries involved in disputes concerning estates, trusts, wills, guardianships, conservatorships, and partnerships.

Brian practices in Probate, State, and Federal Courts throughout the state of Georgia and has served as lead counsel in over 25 successful jury trials and hundreds of hearings. Brian’s representation includes personally advising clients through all phases of litigation, including case analysis, the commencement of litigation, discovery, motion practice, and trial. Settlement opportunities, including mediation, if and when appropriate, feature prominently in his philosophy towards representation.

Brian currently serves on the DeKalb County Board of Ethics and has served as a board member for the Museum School of Avondale Estates, the Athens Technical College Foundation and the Avondale Swim and Tennis Club.  Brian is also on the Executive Committee of the Fiduciary Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia and served as a board member and Past President of the Elder Law Section of the Atlanta Bar Association.

Brian M. Deutsch


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160 Clairemont Avenue, Suite 550
Decatur, Georgia 30030
Phone: 404-373-1612