We achieve efficient and economical results.


Davis, Pickren, Seydel & Sneed, LLP had its beginnings in the opening of a law office by Tom Davis in 1976 in Atlanta’s Peachtree Center Complex. Tom Davis was later joined by Terry Pickren. Tom Davis had been a Senior Assistant Attorney General and Division Head at the State Attorney General’s office handling litigation. Terry Pickren had been in private practice specializing in real estate, lending and business law. Rutherford Seydel joined the firm in 1989 and concentrates on business and transactional matters. Patrick Sneed began his practice with the firm in 2000 with a primary focus on litigation, dispute resolution and trial advocacy. Brad Simpson is also an equity partner with the firm and has been practicing in the field of commercial real estate transactions and secured lending since 2007.

Davis, Pickren, Seydel & Sneed, LLP is committed to providing the depth of expertise and the resources expected of large firms, while also offering our clients the responsiveness and personal attention found in much smaller firms. At Davis, Pickren, Seydel & Sneed, LLP, we have worked hard to assemble the finest team of legal professionals with areas of expertise tailored to meet the unique needs of our clients. Our commitment to our clients is matched only by our integrity and our strong commitment to aggressively and ethically represent our clients’ interests. The legal professionals of Davis, Pickren, Seydel & Sneed, LLP operate as a unit to provide prompt, responsive and high quality legal services to our clients. This approach provides our clients with the resources of the entire firm, in which attorneys apply their talents to specific tasks in solving a client’s problems. The result is far more resources are committed to our clients’ needs, and their legal issues are addressed in a comprehensive manner.

Problem-solving for clients today, both corporate and individual, involves a combination of good lawyering and effective communication with clients, adverse parties, regulatory authorities and governments. With this understanding, the firm is equipped to apply its legal talent and business experience on behalf of its clients to achieve efficient and economical results.

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