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John A. Steakely

Attorney John Steakley is a 1996 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law. He began his career as the Special Prosecutor for Drug Crimes for a multi-county, multi-agency drug task force in Tennessee, where he represented the State of Tennessee in thousands of felony and misdemeanor cases in a 5-county judicial district.

Have You Been Denied a Weapon Carry License in GA? Sue The Judge!

In the recent case of Perry v. Ferguson the Georgia Supreme Court ruled that Clayton Probate Judge Ferguson was wrong to deny Perry's application for a Georgia weapon carry license because of his 1971 moonshining conviction that was later pardoned.  Perry was so offended, that he sued Judge Ferguson.  The case has worked its way through the court system to this eventual victory for Mr. Perry. 

But the story may not end there.  You see, Georgia law has recently changed to allow the recovery of ATTORNEY FEES against judges who wrongfully deny a carry license. 

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