About Beck, Zwald & Associates, LLC
Luther H. Beck, Jr., has been practicing law in North Georgia for over twenty five years. A North Georgia native, he knows the area and its people. His vast experience in civil litigation and eminent domain has produced successful outcomes for his clients both in and out of the courtroom.
After graduating from the University of Georgia in 1988, he attended Georgia State University College of Law graduating with his Juris Doctorate in 1991. He has been admitted to the State Bar of Georgia, U.S. District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.
He began his legal career prosecuting criminal matters before Judge William Daniel in the Fulton County District Attorney's office while still in law school. After graduation, he started his civil litigation practice in Rome, Georgia, and then spent a few years practicing in Toccoa, Georgia, before coming to Gwinnett County where he has practiced for over 17 years. He has also served as a Special Assistant Attorney General for nearly 20 years.
He is a member of the Gwinnett County and American Bar Associations and the State Bar of Georgia where he was the Past Chairperson for the Eminent Domain Section. He is a regular speaker at legal seminars on the topic of eminent domain in Georgia.
He was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2015 in the fields of Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law. He was named The Best Lawyers 2015 Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law “Lawyer of the Year” for the Atlanta area. Beck, Zwald & Associates, LLC recently received a Tier 1 ranking in the 2016 Edition of "Best Law Firms" by U.S News & World Report and Best Lawyers.
When he’s not practicing law, he enjoys golf, cheering on his Georgia Bulldogs and traveling to California’s central coast to visit Ragged Point Inn, his family’s inn and resort. He has been married for 27 years and has twin sons who are in college.