J. Stephen Shi

Adjunct Professor of Law

B.S., Georgia State University
J.D., University of Georgia
LL.M., University of Virginia


Military Law

Biographical Information: 

Georgia Law alumnus J. Stephen "Steve" Shi currently is the owner and operator of a firearms training school as well as a sole practitioner concentrating in land use, zoning, condemnation, employment, environmental and safety law since 2000. Prior to opening his own firm, he was a partner in the Environmental Law Practice Group in the Atlanta office of a large multinational law firm.

He is also retired from the U.S. Marine Corps, where he served for 34 years as regular and reserve officer. Initially he was an infantry and special operations officer, which included a combat tour in Vietnam, and later he was a judge advocate. Shi has been recognized several times as one of "The Best Lawyers in America."