Our Professionals - H. Stephen Merlin


Telephone: (770)-858-1288
V-Card: Merlin.vcf

Paralegal:  Madina Scott - 
Legal Assistant: Derek Siler -

Practice Areas:
Family Wealth Planning | Estate, Tax & Charitable Planning
Probate, Trust & Estate Administration
Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions


A native of Atlanta, Steve Merlin practices in the Family Wealth Planning and Corporate Law practice areas.  He focuses on transactional matters for family owned and public companies as well as tax, wealth and charitable planning for  individuals and charitable institutions.   

Mr. Merlin has been named to Best Lawyers in America and received the 2013 "Greater Good Award" from the Georgia Planned Giving Council.  He lectured at the Institute of Taxation at New York University, has published numerous articles for tax journals and has conducted planned giving seminars for many charitable organizations.  He has held and continues to hold numerous offices and board positions in various community organizations.

Mr. Merlin graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors from Tulane University. He earned his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Emory University of Law where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and Law Review.