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Riah Greathouse
Civil Plaintiff
Greathouse Trial Law
1100 Spring St NW
Suite 770
Atlanta, GA 30309
(678) 310-2827

Since being admitted to practice law in the State of Georgia, Riah Winston Greathouse has been counsel of record in over 1000+ criminal and civil matters throughout Georgia with a high rate of success. Riah earned his law degree from the Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University in Houston, Texas, where he graduated in the Top 10% of his law school class.

Following law school, Riah joined a premier DUI defense firm, where he zealously represented numerous individuals charged with DUI. While representing DUI clients, Riah earned his certification in National Highway Traffic Safety Administration DUI Detection & Standardized Field Sobriety Testing, and attended the National College for DUI Defense at Harvard. Riah has also served his community as an Assistant District Attorney in Fulton County, Georgia for several years, where he prosecuted cases ranging from drugs to violent felonies throughout the county. His service as a prosecutor allows him to offer his clients the perspective of a prosecutor, which often times proves to be beneficial in securing a favorable resolution. After leaving the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office, Riah joined a nationally recognized plaintiff’s firm, where he represented injured victims as well as estates on behalf of decedents in wrongful death actions, where he has recovered over $1 million for his clients.

In 2015, Riah opened his own practice in Atlanta, GA - Greathouse Trial law. Riah focuses on his clients well being, while helping them put their life back together after personal injury tragedies.

Areas of Practice

60% Wrongful Death / Serious Personal Injury
40% Other Litigation: Premises Liability, Negligent Security

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Georgia, 2010


Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, Texas
J.D. magna cum laude - May, 2010
Hampton University, Hampton, Virginia
B.A. - May, 2007
Honors: With Honors
Major: Political Science

Past Employment Positions

Fulton County Office of the District Attorney, Assistant District Attorney, 2012 - 2015
The Chestney Law Firm, Associate Trial Attorney, 2010 - 2011