Patrick J. Geheren, the firm’s founder, grew up in Iowa and graduated from the University of Iowa. In 1989, Mr. Geheren moved to Atlanta to attend law school at Emory University. Mr. Geheren was honored at Emory with a scholarship and by selection as an Associate Editor of the Emory International Law Review. After completing law school at Emory University, he started his career with the Atlanta based law firm of Garland, Samuel & Loeb, P.C. After several years at the Garland firm, Mr. Geheren accepted a job with a prominent firm in Virginia and continued to practice in Virginia for several more years before returning to Atlanta and forming The Geheren Firm, P.C.
Mr. Geheren has extensive experience in commercial law and real estate transactions. Additionally, he has a vast amount of litigation experience in the following: state and federal trial courts throughout the Eastern United States, the Georgia Supreme Court, the Georgia Court of Appeals, and the United States Court of Appeals. The areas of his litigation experience include real estate title, commercial and residential leases, Homeowners Association covenant enforcement, construction litigation, and litigation arising out of real estate closings. Mr. Geheren has served as an expert witness in real estate closing litigation and has been listed under several practice areas in Martindale-Hubbell’s prestigious Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.
Over the last decade, the Geheren Firm has expanded in size and in the scope of the services provided. We now have the ability to handle a wide variety of legal matters. Despite the firm's growth, we have remained committed to providing superior service to lenders, loan servicers and others involved in real estate finance, acquisition, development and construction.
The Geheren Firm is committed to seeking out improved internal systems in order to stay ahead of the technology curve, giving our clients the quickest, most efficient and secure way to keep abreast of our firm’s progress and performance. We currently utilize the industry’s most advanced software systems, including the following: SoftPro, ProForm, ProTrust, Digital Closing Docs, Amicus, VendorScape, LPS, LAWTRAC and iClear.