Gerardo Briceno is a founding partner of Ghiaasiaan & Briceno and leads the firm´s criminal 

defense and immigration departments. 

Gerardo was originally born in Caracas, Venezuela before his family journeyed to the United States 

in 1995, settling first in Miami and then relocating to Atlanta in 1996. He received a HOPE 

scholarship from the State of Georgia where he attended Georgia State University. He graduated 

with B.A in Political Science and was a member of numerous student associations. During his time 

at Georgia State, Gerardo also maintained full-time employment as a legal assistant for the Law 

Offices of Joseph H. Rosen. He then attended Gonzaga University School of Law where he 

graduated with a Juris Doctor degree in 2013. During his time at Gonzaga, Gerardo interned with 

the Department of Homeland Security in the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Division 

where he expanded his knowledge on immigration law in preparation for private practice. 

In addition to his legal education, Gerardo has been a successful entrepreneur, owner and co-

founder of several local companies, both before and after founding Ghiaasiaan & Briceño. 

Gerardo is licensed to practice in Georgia and is fluent in English, Spanish and French. His focus in 

the firm extends to the following areas of practice:

  • Immigration
  • Criminal Defense
  • Intellectual Property
  • Contracts
  • Civil Litigation

Gerardo is proud to call Atlanta home and is eager to serve its residents with the highest level of 

professionalism.

Direct Email: Gerardo@AtlantasLawyer.com