Mr. Horsley was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and grew up in Carrollton, Georgia before moving to North Georgia to practice law in 2005.
Mr. Horsley received his B.A. cum laude from Georgia State University. In 2003, Mr. Horsley graduated cum laude from the University of Georgia School of Law. While at the University of Georgia Mr. Horsley was inducted into the Order of the Barristers based on his excellence in the art of courtroom advocacy. Mr. Horsley received an LL.M. degree from Leiden University in 2004. During his studies at Leiden University Mr. Horsley was on the winning team at the world finals of the Manfred-Lachs Moot Court Competition and received the award for best brief.
Mr. Horsley began working in the fields of criminal defense law and civil litigation during his time at the University of Georgia. After an internship with NASA Headquarters in Washington D.C., Mr. Horsley worked for the Northeastern Judicial Circuit Office of the Public Defender and gained invaluable trial experience successfully representing clients accused of a wide variety of criminal offenses. Between 2007 and 2020 Mr. Horsley served as a partner at Kimmey, Murphy, & Horsley, P.C. and Horsley Begnaud, LLC handling a variety of civil and criminal law issues. In 2020 Mr. Horsley founded the Horsley Law Center, LLC.
Mr. Horsley has been handling complex civil rights cases for over a decade and has obtained millions of dollars to help compensate the injuries suffered by his clients. Mr. Horsley appears frequently as a legal analyst for Court TV and is also sought out as an educational speaker on topics such as appropriate police interactions, how to protect the rights of persons with chronic medical conditions like diabetes, and appellate brief writing
State Bar of Georgia
Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association
GA Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Chattahoochee Inn of Court