DeKalb County was formed in 1822 and is named after a German solider who fought in the American Revolutionary War, Baron Johann de Kalb. During the Civil War, a major portion of the Battle of Atlanta was fought in DeKalb County. DeKalb is the most diverse county is Georgia. Mexico, Guatemala and Peru have their Consulates in DeKalb County. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention maintains its headquarters in DeKalb County. The third largest cable television service provider, Cox Communications is also headquartered in DeKalb County. Dekalb includes the Cities of:
- North Atlanta
Residents of Dekalb County are a short commute neighboring DeKalb County and the offices of Thomas E. Raines, PC, located in Norcross, Georgia, where the firm practices law in the areas of Business, Probate and Estate Planning. We offer client centered, creative, practical, high value, detail-oriented legal services. It is our objective to provide a combination of expertise, experience and close client relationships, resulting in personalized and innovative legal representation to clients in an efficient and cost effective manner.
Directions to our office from the County Seat, Decatur, Georgia: Start out going NORTH on N MCDONOUGH ST., Make a U-TURN at N MCDONOUGH ST onto N MCDONOUGH ST., Turn LEFT onto E TRINITY PL., Take the 1st LEFT onto CHURCH ST., Take US-78 E., Merge onto I-285 N/GA-407 N via EXIT 2 toward GREENVILLE/CHATTANOOGA., Merge onto GA-141 N via EXIT 31B toward CUMMING/DAHLONEGA., Turn RIGHT onto PEACHTREE CORNERS CIR NW., Take the 1st RIGHT onto DAVINCI CT NW., 3740 DAVINCI CT is on the RIGHT.