James C. Cifelli2019-07-14T22:02:08+00:00

Practicing Law Since 1976

James C. Cifelli

Contact Information


Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1976
  • Georgia, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia, 1977
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit


  • Vanderbilt University School of Law, Nashville, Tennessee
    • J.D. – 1976
  • Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
    • A.B. (Cum Laude) – 1973
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia, 1977 – Present
  • Atlanta Bar Association, 1977 – Present

Representative Cases

With over 30 years of legal experience, attorney James Cifelli is positioned to assist you regarding any legal situation you might be facing.

In re Hamblen, 354 BR 322 (Bankr. N.D. Ga. 2006). The firm successfully represented Chapter 7 Trustee in his objection to state law exemptions claimed by Debtors.

In re Zimmerman, 341 BR 77 (Bankr. N.D. Ga. 2006). The firm obtained stay relief to permit client to prosecute arbitration proceeding.

Lewis Carpet Mills, Inc. — Carpet manufacturer.

Preferred Alliance, Inc.– Telemarketing company.

QOS Networks, Inc.– Telecommunications provider.

RDM Sports Group, Inc. — Sporting goods retailer.

World Bazaar Franchise Corporation — Retail chain store operator and franchisor.

Galey & Lord, LLC — Textile manufacturer.

Sidewater Recycling, Inc. — Plastics reprocessor.

iPCS, Inc. — A Sprint PCS telecommunications affiliate.

Georgia Girl Fashions, Inc. — Women’s apparel retail chain.

General Time Corporation, Inc.– Clock manufacturer.

Beau Rivage, Ltd. — Apartment complex owner.