Dane Uhelski Attorney
Dane Uhelski was born and raised in Tennessee. In 2003 he graduated from Collegedale Academy, and in 2007 he graduated magna cum laude from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with a B.A. in English and a minor in Philosophy. Subsequently he moved to Atlanta to attend Emory University School of Law, where he earned his J.D. in 2011. He has lived in Georgia ever since.
While at Emory, Dane worked as a legal research assistant for Criminal Law Professor Martha Grace Duncan and taught LSAT classes for The Princeton Review. He also spent a summer in Tennessee as a judicial clerk for Court Director Bowman LeNoir at the Hamilton County Juvenile Court. After earning his law degree, Dane spent several years in education management, teaching the LSAT, MCAT, GRE, ACT, and SAT in various locations throughout the Southeast. More recently he interned at the Office of the DeKalb County Public Defender (Juvenile Division), where he gained substantial litigation experience assisting in the representation of indigent juvenile defendants accused of a wide range of misdemeanor and felony offenses.
Dane was admitted to the Georgia Bar in November 2017. Before joining Lister & Holt as a Staff Attorney in 2018, he represented misdemeanor criminal defendants as an apprentice attorney for the McLendon Law Firm in Atlanta and served as a dispossessory answer clinician at the Fulton County Housing Court Assistance Center. Dane is licensed to practice in the Superior Courts and all lower Courts of Georgia. In his free time he enjoys mountain biking, snowboarding, and composing music on his keyboard and guitar.