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    Real Estate Closings, Foreclosures, Contract Disputes, Business Law, Family Law, Bankruptcy, Wills, and Estate Planning.

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  • Perrie & Associates, LLC.Real Estate Closings

    We handle Atlanta area Residential real estate closings, as well as Commercial real estate closings. We have several attorneys on staff that specialize in this area and can provide you with representation during the entire closing process.

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David S. Perrie

Attorney David S. Perrie

Attorney David S. Perrie has over 18 years experience in the title underwriting industry, where he initially was hired as an internal auditor, then was promoted to EDP Auditor, conducted commercial and residential real estate settlements, and abstracted real estate titles. His duties and responsibilities expanded to overseeing all Georgia operations for a leading national title insurance company and became Southeastern Manager with operations in six states under his purview. He holds a CPA degree and in 1998 he graduated from Georgia State University with a JD degree and began practicing law in the real estate field. He was a founding partner of Perrie & Perrie, PC; Perrie & Cole, LLC and now the firm of Perrie & Associates, LLC Admitted to Bar 1998, State of Georgia
Admitted to Georgia Court of Appeals, 2010
Admitted to U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia 2010
Admitted to U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia 2010
Admitted to U.S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia 2012
Admitted to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit 2012
Admitted to the Georgia Supreme Court 2012
Practice Areas:
Real Estate
Wills and Estate Planning
University of Georgia (B.B.A., 1977, M.B.A., 1982)
Georgia State University (J.D., 1998)
C.P.A., (1986, Texas; 1989, Georgia)
State Bar of Georgia (Real Property Section)
Prior Experience:
Founding Partner of Perrie & Associates, LLC (2006)
Founding Partner of Perrie & Cole, LLC (2001-2006)
Founding Partner of Perrie & Perrie, P.C., (1999-2001)
Title Insurance Industry. 18 years as auditor, computer auditor, branch manager in a commercial and residential closing operation, state manager and divisional manager for a six-state region.

Hannah Chung

Attorney Hannah Chung

Hannah Chung joined Perrie & Associates in 2020 as Of Counsel in the Litigation Department. Among the types of matters which Hannah has handled since joining the firm: ensuring that a client was restored to its rightful, first-lien position in a claim of equitable subrogation; successfully persuading a homeowner that its claim of negligent construction against a client had no merit; obtaining a dismissal of an action for monetary damages against a landlord-client; and successfully defending against a claim for violations of a non-compete clause against an independent contractor.

Hannah also has over ten years of experience as a criminal prosecutor for the State of Georgia. She served as an Assistant District Attorney in Fulton County and an Assistant Solicitor in DeKalb County. She currently serves as a Magistrate Judge in Fulton County. Hannah began her legal career as a trademark attorney at an IP boutique firm in New York City. Practice Areas:
Family Law
Criminal Law
Trademark Law
Wellesley College, B.A. 1993
GBrooklyn Law School, J.D. 2001
Bar Admissions:
New York
Southern District of NY
Eastern District of NY
Northern District of GA
Bar Associations:
Korean-American Bar Association of New York (Board Member)
Georgia Asian-Pacific American Bar Association
Atlanta Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

Linda May

Attorney Linda May

Attorney Linda E. May has over 16 years of experience as a practicing real estate attorney. Linda is an Atlanta native who went to Georgia State University where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications with emphasis in Radio, Television and Film. After which she was hired by WXIA, an NBC affiliate, as a reporter. She completed her education at Emory Law School in Atlanta, where she received her JD degree. She was admitted to the Georgia Bar Association in 2000. She then clerked in Superior Court for Judge Mary Staley.

In 2000, she became a partner at Ward & Teasley in Cumming. In 2001, Perrie & Cole hired her to be their Managing Attorney over their Metro Brokers Account who at that time had 20 offices and 2500 agents. With a team of 4 other attorneys, Ms. May provided excellent legal services to their client. After 5 years Ms. May went into practice with Weissman Nowack Curry & Wilco. There she opened their Mansell, Cumming and Gainesville offices. Targeted real estate broker clients included Coldwell Banker, Berkshire Hathaway, Century 21, Norton Realty, Jenny Pruitt. She was recognized as receiving the highest percentage of closings from her clients due to her customer service and that of her staff. Additionally, they had repeat business with many lenders, banks and builders. During that time she closed approximately 1800 real estate transactions, most of which were repeat clients, most of whom she still serves today. In 2010, Ms. May opened Linda May & Associates which she successfully operated for 6 years.
Admitted to Georgia Bar in 2000
Practice Areas:
Residential Real Estate
Commercial Real Estate
Corporate Formations
Wills and Estate Planning

Georgia State University ( B. S. Communications)
Emory Law School ( J.D. 2000)
State Bar of Georgia ( Real Estate and Estate Planning Sections)
Georgia Real Estate Closing Attorney Association, Board Member, Treasurer
400 North Board of Realtors (Circle of Excellence and Trade Show Committees)
Mountain Lake Church
Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce

Sherynda Patrick

Attorney Sherynda Patrick

Sherynda Patrick is a native of Atlanta and has practiced law within the State of Georgia since 2010. She is dedicated to maximizing the client experience at Perrie & Associates by providing impeccable services with a personable and friendly approach. Sherynda attended Georgia State University where she majored in English with a minor in Legal Studies. After receiving her Bachelors in 2007, she attended Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana where she received her Juris Doctor in 2010. Sherynda specializes in Real Estate and Bankruptcy Law. She has more than seven years of experience conducting closings, reviewing title, Attorney Title Opinions, creating lender loan packages and clearing title as well as representing consumers, private companies and financial institutions in Chapter 7, 11 & 13 Bankruptcy filings. In Sherynda’s spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her daughter Kamryn.

Practice Areas:
Real Estate
Georgia State University (B.S. English, 2007)
Southern University Law Center (J.D., 2010)
State Bar of Georgia (Real Estate and Bankruptcy Law Sections)

Susan Dassow

Attorney Susan Dassow

While owning and managing a mortgage brokerage for 18 years Susan Dassow attended John Marshal Law School as a part-time student. Upon being admitted to the State of Georgia Bar in 2000 she continued to operate in the mortgage business and also worked as a contract closing attorney for a law firm specializing in real estate law. Ms. Dassow has been with a related firm and Perrie & Associates, LLC since 2005. Her mortgage background is a great asset to our real estate closing department. While her office is at our West Cobb branch she is also a traveling attorney. We will arrange to close a real estate transaction in any of our locations or at a remote location if needed. Ms. Dassow is our expert on reverse mortgages and often meets with the Borrower(s) at their home to accommodate
an elderly Borrower and to thoroughly explain the settlement documents. She also assists clients with small business opportunities establishing business entities such a C-Corporations and Limited Liability Companies. Preparing Wills is another practice area for Ms. Dassow.

Admitted to Georgia Bar in 2000


Real Estate

Education: Southern Illinois University (B.S. with Honors, Education, 1979)
John Marshall Law School (J.D., 1999)
State Bar of Georgia (Real Estate and Business Law Sections)
Prior Experience:
Mortgage Broker: Kingston Mortgage, Inc. (1988 - 2004)
Law offices of Kenneth L. Chalker Sr. (2000 - 2004)

William F. Malaver

Attorney William F. Malaver

Attorney William F. Malaver focuses his practice on Immigration law, Real Estate, and Family law, and the intersection of all of them with criminal law.

William is a member of the State Bar of Alabama. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from Birmingham School of Law. After being admitted to the Bar, William has been with a related law firm and later joined Perrie & Associates, LLC.

William travels across Georgia and Alabama helping clients obtaining that what will change their lives. He has made a point to himself to develop strong relationships with the courts and colleagues for the benefit of his clients. Likewise, clients receive assurance of optimal communication due to his bilingual skills (English/Spanish), which make them feel at ease in any legal process.

When the need arises, you don’t want just any lawyer; you need an attorney who will invest himself in your case. Defending your interests is not just William’s job, it is his passion. He takes the trust that clients put in him personally, and when he makes a legal recommendation, rest assured that he has your best interest at heart.

Additionally, William has over 25 years of experience in the real estate business working at some of the most prestigious real estate brokerage companies in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area. This background has provided his clients with a strong confidence and excellent results.


Real Estate

State Bar of Alabama
Birmingham Bar Association
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
Atlanta Realtors Association
National Association of Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP)