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Kristen Wright Novay - Atlanta, GA

3151 Maple Drive, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30305

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Updated: 05/03/2022

Atlanta Criminal Defense Lawyer


Kristen chose to practice criminal defense after her experience interning for the Georgia Innocence Project, working to free people who were wrongfully convicted and help them rebuild their lives. Normally, the interns are law school students, but Kristen was selected while she was still an undergraduate student at Auburn University.

I found I enjoyed helping people, especially in this project...

About Kristen Wright Novay

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Defense

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Associate


Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia, 2011
  • Georgia, 2010
  • Virginia, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 2010
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 2010
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 2010
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 2012

Other Affiliations

  • Virginia State Bar, Criminal Defense Section
  • American Bar Association
  • Richmond Criminal Bar Association


  • University of Richmond, School of Law, Richmond, Virginia, May, 2009
    Honors: cum laude
  • Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, May, 2005
    Honors: cum laude
  • Emmanuel College, Cambridge University
    Richmond Summer Program

Past Positions

  • Stone & Cardwell Criminal Defense Law Firm, Associate


Other Sources of Feedback About Kristen Wright Novay

Included on the 2019 Georgia list

Past Lists

  • 2018 Georgia Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Kristen Wright Novay on Super Lawyers


  • National and Regional Champion, 2008 American Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Trial Advocacy Competition
  • National Semi-finalist, 2008 American Association for Justice Trial Advocacy Competition
  • Regional Champion, 2008 American Association for Justice National Mock Trial Competition
  • Finalist, 2007 Carrico Moot Court Competition; awarded membership to Moot Court Board
  • Finalist, 2007 Trial Advocacy Competition; awarded membership to Trial Advocacy Board
  • Semi-finalist, 2006 Negotiation Competition; awarded membership to Negotiation Board
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Advanced Trial Advocacy
  • Order of the Barristers

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Office Information


3151 Maple Drive, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30305


  • 404-365-5041

Accepts Credit Cards


Office Hours

Available During Regular Business Hours; By Appointment at other times

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