AJ is originally from Lawrenceville GA. He attended Appalachian State for one year, earning a football scholarship. After transferring, AJ played football at the University of Georgia from 2011-2014, graduating with a degree in sports management. He attended John Marshall law school. He was a prosecutor in Fulton County, GA from 2019-2020. He then opened up his own criminal defense firm, before finally coming to Shunnarah Injury Trail Lawyers. AJ has two nephews.