Mr. Joel Beck

Mr. Joel Beck

Adjunct Instructor of Business Administration



  • Georgia Southern University, BBA
  • John Marshall Law School, JD

Teaching Specializations

  • Business Law

Ministry & Professional Experience

  • Attorney/Managing Member, The Beck Law Firm, LLC, Lawrenceville, GA. 2007 – Present
    • Law practice focuses on securities regulation and compliance matters, business law and basic estate planning. Securities law practice also includes work as an arbitrator in securities-industry arbitration and expert witness/consulting service in broker-dealer and investment advisor matters.
  • Regional Counsel (and other positions), NASD, Atlanta, Georgia. 1997-2007
  • Prior positions include work in law enforcement and private security/corporate investigations

Membership in Academic Organizations

  • Member, State Bar of Georgia
  • Licensed to practice in all Georgia state courts and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • Member, Christian Legal Society

Denominational & Community Service

  • Church, Lawrenceville, GA
    • Sunday school leader
    • Contemporary worship service drummer
    • Participant in various mission projects
    • Former Chairman of Board of Directors for Family Promise of Gwinnett County, a ministry aimed at ending homelessness for families in our community.

Publications & Presentations

  • Author of
  • Author of A Stockbroker’s Guide to Regulatory Investigations
  • Numerous presentations on securities regulation and compliance matters across the southeast and beyond.

Special Recognitions

  • Recipient of the West Publishing Company Award for Academic Excellence at John Marshall Law School
  • Received Juris Doctor magna cum laude
  • Awarded designation (now inactive) of Certified Regulatory and Compliance Professional from NASD Institute at the Wharton School of Business
  • Named a “Rising Star” lawyer in securities litigation for 2010 and 2011 by Georgia Super Lawyers published by Law and Politics and the publishers of Atlanta Magazine.