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Attorney Profile - Myles E. Eastwood
Over 39 Years of Proven Experience
With over 39 years in practice, Myles E. Eastwood is a veteran of the legal systems and processes in both State and Federal courts.

Appellate Practice, Federal and State

With over 30 published opinions, Mr. Eastwood has litigated a wide variety of federal question cases in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh, Fourth, Fifth and Federal Circuits, the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, and the United States Supreme Court. Author of FEDERAL APPELLATE PRACTICE IN THE ELEVENTH CIRCUIT (The Harrison Co., 1997) and Volume 3, GEORGIA LITIGATION FORMS & ANALYSIS (Lawyers Cooperative Publishing/West Group) (discovery sanctions, trials and appellate practice), chaired the Institute for Continuing Legal Education in Georgia's biennial Federal Appellate Practice Seminar since 1987.

Trials and Alternative Dispute Resolution
Lead counsel in over 100 civil, criminal and administrative trials. Has served as a panel arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association. Currently mediator through National Arbitration and Mediation, Inc. Has chaired the Institute for Continuing Legal Education in Georgia's biennial Federal Trial Practice Seminar since 1993.

Administrative Law
With over 20 published decisions involving the Freedom of Information Act, Privacy Act, and other federal agency issues, Mr. Eastwood has handled over 300 cases in health care, peer review, disability, environment, military separations and promotions, and employment discrimination issues.

Claims Against Government Officials and Agencies
A former Assistant United States Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, Mr. Eastwood has over 20 published decisions involving claims against governmental entities and their officials, under constitutional and common law tort bases.

Employment Law
Litigating the full range of discrimination, retaliation and harassment claims, Mr. Eastwood has obtained numerous verdicts and judgments for clients, on both the plaintiff and defendant sides.

Business Torts and Contract Claims
With a Masters of Business Administration, Mr. Eastwood has successfully concluded claims for and against publicly traded businesses and their senior management, small businesses and individuals.

Wrongful Death, Professional Negligence, and Personal Injury
Litigation, arbitration and mediation of full range of common law tort claims on behalf of plaintiffs, from death cases, to medical/legal/accounting malpractice, to securities claims, to disabling personal injuries.

 
Education
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1967
  • Juris Doctor, Emory University Lamar School of Law, 1970
  • Master of Business Administration, Georgia State University Graduate School of Business, 1982

 
Affiliations and Memberships
State Bar of Georgia
  • Admitted 1970
  • Service on Board of Governors 1994 - present
  • Past Section Chair of General Practice & Trial Section and Military Law Section
American Bar Association
  • Served on Section Council (governing board) of (1) Section on Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice and (2) Solo, Small Firm & General Practice Division
  • Standing Committees on Legal Assistance for Military Personnel and Delivery of Legal Services
Federal Bar Association
  • Past president of Atlanta Chapter
  • Awarded Chapter Activity Award as Best Chapter nationally during Mr. Eastwood’s term as chapter president
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
Atlanta Bar Association
Cobb County Bar Association
Sandy Springs Bar Association
Federal Circuit Bar Association
Eleventh Circuit Historical Society
Buckhead Business Association
Sandy Springs / Perimeter Chamber of Commerce
Johns Creek Chamber of Commerce
Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce
Buckhead Fifty Club
Association of the United States Navy (formerly Naval Reserve Association)
  • Past National Vice President for Legal Affairs and Past National Parliamentarian Life Member
The United States Naval Institute
  • Life member
Cathedral of St. Philip, Atlanta
  • Past member of Chapter (vestry)
  • Past president of Cathedral Men
  • Various years as Sunday School teacher and Usher
Kiwanis Club of Northside Atlanta
  • Past president
  • Outstanding Kiwanian

 
Military Service
United States Navy
Myles Eastwood served 24 years in the United States Navy, active and Reserve. He retired in the grade of Captain (pay grade O-6). A Vietnam veteran, his duties included service overseas, as well as Commanding Officer of two units and Staff Judge Advocate of the Naval Reserve Readiness Command in Philadelphia, Pa., where he supervised Navy JAG officers in units located in Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey.
Awards and Commendations
Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Commendation Medal, with gold star for 2nd award, Navy Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, Navy Meritorious Unit Citation, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Presidential Unit Citation, Navy-Marine Corps Overseas Service Ribbon, Naval Reserve Meritorious Service Medal, Pistol Marksman Medal, Letter of Appreciation from President George H.W. Bush, and Letter of Appreciation from President George W. Bush.

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State Bar of Georgia The American Bar Association The United States Naval Institute Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce John's Creek Chamber of Commerce Eleventh Circuit Historical Society Sandy Springs/Perimeter Chamber of Commerce Sandy Springs Bar Association Georgia Trial Lawyers Association The Atlanta Bar Association The Cobb County Bar Association Federal Circuit Bar Association Kiwanis Club of Northside Atlanta United States Navy Association of the United States Navy The Buckhead Business Association Federal Bar Association